Java Developer

  • SGR
  • London, UK
  • Mar 27, 2020
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Job Description

Java Developer

Location: London

Salary: Around £40,000 (bonus on top)



Tech is coming to our London office! With our brands growing and striving to be in the forefront of the online gaming world when it comes to our customers’ experience we are looking to expand the tech team here in the city. Being close to the brand, product and business development teams will make us move quicker and that is why we are now looking for you, to join our team as Java Developer.

Based in central London, in a fresh, spacious office with multiple work spots and a strong supporting team we are sure you’ll be able to do great things. Working on multiple brands our platform is a service oriented mobile website where stability, high performance, high availability and user experience are top priorities.

On the server side the business logic is proprietary developed java code together with open source frameworks and external integration modules. The database is a MySQL cluster with distributed and dedicated report servers and data warehouse. We are continuously looking for new technologies and innovative solutions to use in order to offer a very competitive gaming experience for our customers. The client side is a multi-device web solution, which is rich in Ajax, JavaScript/JQuery and HTML5 to maximize the customers’ experience.

We are continuously looking for new technologies and innovative solutions to use in order to offer a very competitive gaming experience for our customers.



What will you get up to?

We are looking for experienced Java developers to help us build the best online gambling site. By best we mean it’s accessible, responsive, performance friendly, scalable and test driven. You will work with all parts of the system and all stages of the development process in a team oriented environment. This includes integrations with external systems, development of internal components and subsystems, and potentially also frontend development for mobile and desktop devices. You as a developer will work closely together with the business side of the organization to develop and implement new features.

You will be working with modern technologies such as: Java 8, Kafka, Docker, MongoDB, MySQL, React, Spring boot, Dropwizard. Any other you would like to implement? Great! Let us know, we are always looking into new technologies and solutions, all initiatives and ideas count!


You will be communicating with three main groups:

  • Internal business teams including product owners & designers
  • Internal technology team members such as backend & mobile app developers and test engineers
  • External parties e.g. game providers




What are the necessities?

  • 3-5 years’ experience (we are looking for senior & mid-level developers!)
  • You are a pro at using (& love using) Java!
  • Strong understanding of microservices architectures and RESTFul web-services
  • Experience with web application/service development
  • Being able to write and tune your own SQL
  • Excellent command of written and spoken English


What are the nice to haves?

  • Experience with large scale distributed systems
  • If you are interested in full-stack development that is a plus. And even better if you have knowledge on React, jQuery and RequireJS.
  • Experience in a global working environment



We regret that due to current volumes, we are unable to acknowledge every application.  All successful candidates will be contacted as soon as possible.  If you are contacted, please note that, as part of the registration process, you will be required to provide us with proof of identity and proof of eligibility to work in the UK.

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