Software Engineer (Java)
Scientific Games Corporation (NASDAQ: SGMS) is a world leader in gaming entertainment offering the industry's broadest and most integrated portfolio of game content, advanced systems, cutting-edge platforms and professional services. The company is #1 in technology-based gaming systems, digital real-money gaming and sports betting platforms, casino table games and utility products and lottery instant games, and a leading provider of games, systems and services for casino, lottery and social gaming. Committed to responsible gaming, Scientific Games delivers what customers and players value most: trusted security, engaging entertainment content, operating efficiencies and innovative technology
At SG Digital we have 1,250+ employees (including 600+ engineers and developers) and over 200 customers. We currently provide our technology to customers across the globe. Our head office is in Las Vegas with principal offices in London, Stockholm, Athens, Sydney, Montreal and Chicago, as well as 27 other offices world-wide.
Our software platform is built on a fully-flexible system that is deployable within the international gaming industry. It supports all parts of our customers’ business (interactive, mobile, and social networks). Our content platform has approximately 750 proprietary and over 900 third-party supplied lottery, bingo, and casino games developed to address the multi-channel content and distribution strategies of our customers. Our software platform supports online interactive game play and enables the deployment of software applications for casino, lottery, bingo, poker, mini-games, and social games over web-based, tablet/mobile, and social media applications.
Our solutions are designed to provide a complete account suite with full back-office capabilities, including tournaments, bonuses, affiliates, campaigns, data warehouses, and data mining across multiple products, all while providing players with community and social media-based entertainment content to maximize their playing experience.
SG Digital is searching for experienced, smart and creative individuals to work in a primarily technical role. Individuals are most likely to be an engineer with at least 5 years of professional experience in the domain of web system design and development. They will be expected to take on a senior role within the team, displaying the ability to lead technical discussions and deliver technical advice in a confident manner.
The ideal candidate will be expected to contribute a key supporting role in areas such as requirements capture and test whilst fulfilling their core responsibilities in the development of software systems. They are expected to be able to apply considerable professional experience of software development concepts and processes to ensure best practice within the team. The candidate should have a track record of making crucial contributions to the development of software for a variety of purposes including live production systems and automation of engineering processes such as test and release.
Work with others as part of a self-organizing team to design, build, and run products and services??
Review and refactor existing code with the aim of learning and improving our platform's reliability, robustness, performance, and operability.??
Work within a scrum setting and deliver value to the business incrementally in sprints.??
Become part of a value-oriented culture ensuring the quality of products and services delivered by the team??
Identify and escalate issues or areas that need improvement??
Be accountable for the services the team delivers and ensure they run reliably in production??
Document for our technical solutions?
We’re operating under a "you build it, you own" it philosophy and as such you will be on call as part of a team rota as a 3rd level SME to support our class-leading 1st and 2nd level Support and Operational teams
Knowledge of one or more object-oriented?programming languages, including Java??
Able to work comfortably with relational (SQL) as well non-relational databases and Git??
Ability to unit test your code??
Eager to learn and grow??
Ability to work with others and assume shared ownership for our work??
Self-motivated with a drive for excellence??
Ability to communicate clearly, concisely, and effectively??
Passionate about technology??
Fluency in English??
Nice to have
Familiarity with Linux??
Knowledge of AWS or any other cloud platform?
Experience with Agile methodologies (Scrum, Kanban)
Why would you enjoy working with us at SG Digital?
Competitive benefits, an open and supportive environment as well as a modern and exciting workplace
The opportunity to interact with global teams on a regular basis and the possibility to switch teams and projects as you and our business continues to develop and grow
Tangible and genuine development - at OpenBet, you can take your career where you want it to go!
Exposure to real work, business-critical projects and the chance to develop some of the world’s leading e-commerce sportsbooks whilst working on exciting client projects and interact with lots of code!
And if that’s not enough; you will get to enjoy a stunning work location and flexible working whilst we provide you with the guidance and development skills you need to progress quickly and enhance your career.