Software Engineer (Mid)

Oddschecker - External Site, Full time

Hammersmith
Posted: Tuesday, 20th April 2021
Job Reference: R005535

It's a great time to join our ambitious team and get involved with a business that is focused, fast paced and a really great place to work.

You'll be encouraged to share your ideas, try new things (and not worry if they don't go right the first time!) and take ownership of your own development. We have a training fund for you to spend each year, as well as the opportunity to earn up to 25% in performance related bonus. We also have; a beer fridge, pizza Friday's, sport always on in the office and regular social events!

Job Title: Software Engineer

Team: Tech

Squad: Core

What you’ll do as a Senior Software Engineer…

This is an exciting opportunity to join Oddschecker’s growing development team working on delivering prices from our bookmaker partners to our clients as quickly and efficiently as possible. If you are ready to be challenged, you will collaborate across multiple teams in a highly agile environment to solve complex technical problems. We are a cloud first company, and you will develop our low latency, high volume, odds processing platform utilising the latest technologies, including ones proposed by yourself. Central to Oddschecker’s business you will use your experience of server-side development to innovate on our platform and ensure we continue to create the best products available.

Day to day, you will be responsible for:

  • Building maintainable, testable, resilient software systems including monitoring and operational impact throughout the process
  • Working with the latest cloud technologies with large data sets and challenging requirements
  • Owning the end to end software delivery process
  • Working alongside others to design the system
  • Working as part of a team – mentoring developers and ensuring coding standards are met

We need someone who is…

The candidate should be proficient in working as part of a team, a self-starter who ideally (but not essentially) has a keen interest in sports and the betting industry.

You should have knowledge of the following:

Essential:

  • Minimum of 2/3 years’ experience of server-side development in a commercial environment
  • Experience of working in a fast paced, team environment
  • Strong communication skills, ambition and an enthusiasm for learning new languages and technology
  • Rigorous approach to automated software testing

Desired:

  • Working with high volume, low latency systems
  • Experience with NoSQL and RDBMS data platforms (e.g.MySql, Big Table, Big Query, Elasticsearch, Redis)
  • Working with distributed systems (RabbitMQ/Kafka/PubSub)
  • Working with a mixture of RESTful and push APIs (JSON and XML)
  • Experience with Google Cloud Platform
  • Experience of Continuous Integration and Continuous Delivery

What you’ll get back from us

Alongside of being challenged daily and a real interest in your development, you will also receive:

  • Competitive bonus scheme
  • Free Sky HD package, broadband and discounted sky talk
  • Free puregym membership
  • Free healthcare with Bupa, life assurance and income protection
  • Pension scheme with up to 9% contribution from the company
  • £1,000 training fund each financial year, to spend on your professional development
  • 25 days holiday which increases by 1 day for each year of service (up to 30 days)

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Software Engineer (Mid)

OGM - External Career Site, Full time

Hammersmith
Posted: Tuesday, 20th April 2021
Job Reference: R005535

It's a great time to join our ambitious team and get involved with a global and growing business that is focused, fast paced and a really great place to work. With offices in London, Barcelona and Lithuania, Oddschecker Global Media is a great place to grow your career.  

You'll be encouraged to share your ideas, wok collaboratively and try new things (and not worry if they don't go right the first time!), whilst working in one of the world's most forward thinking industries.

Job Title: Software Engineer

Team: Tech

Squad: Core

What you’ll do as a Senior Software Engineer…

This is an exciting opportunity to join Oddschecker’s growing development team working on delivering prices from our bookmaker partners to our clients as quickly and efficiently as possible. If you are ready to be challenged, you will collaborate across multiple teams in a highly agile environment to solve complex technical problems. We are a cloud first company, and you will develop our low latency, high volume, odds processing platform utilising the latest technologies, including ones proposed by yourself. Central to Oddschecker’s business you will use your experience of server-side development to innovate on our platform and ensure we continue to create the best products available.

Day to day, you will be responsible for:

  • Building maintainable, testable, resilient software systems including monitoring and operational impact throughout the process
  • Working with the latest cloud technologies with large data sets and challenging requirements
  • Owning the end to end software delivery process
  • Working alongside others to design the system
  • Working as part of a team – mentoring developers and ensuring coding standards are met

We need someone who is…

The candidate should be proficient in working as part of a team, a self-starter who ideally (but not essentially) has a keen interest in sports and the betting industry.

You should have knowledge of the following:

Essential:

  • Minimum of 2/3 years’ experience of server-side development in a commercial environment
  • Experience of working in a fast paced, team environment
  • Strong communication skills, ambition and an enthusiasm for learning new languages and technology
  • Rigorous approach to automated software testing

Desired:

  • Working with high volume, low latency systems
  • Experience with NoSQL and RDBMS data platforms (e.g.MySql, Big Table, Big Query, Elasticsearch, Redis)
  • Working with distributed systems (RabbitMQ/Kafka/PubSub)
  • Working with a mixture of RESTful and push APIs (JSON and XML)
  • Experience with Google Cloud Platform
  • Experience of Continuous Integration and Continuous Delivery

What you’ll get back from us

Alongside of being challenged daily and a real interest in your development, you will also receive:

  • Competitive bonus scheme
  • Free Sky HD package, broadband and discounted sky talk
  • Free puregym membership
  • Free healthcare with Bupa, life assurance and income protection
  • Pension scheme with up to 9% contribution from the company
  • £1,000 training fund each financial year, to spend on your professional development
  • 25 days holiday which increases by 1 day for each year of service (up to 30 days)

Apply for this role