Senior Full Stack Developer

Job Type:
Sofia, Bulgaria

The role: Senior Full Stack Developer

We are looking for a Senior Full Stack Developer to join our busy and dynamic team based in our Bulgaria service office.

Why we need you: -

Are you a Web Developer looking to working at the forefront of technology and innovative products used by millions of players? As you will be developing and maintaining systems to enable people to have fun, we strongly believe you, in turn, should have fun doing this.

You`ll become part of our Sofia based Web Development team. As part of this team, you will provide contract research and development services to our gaming business. And trust us, there are plenty of pioneering projects across the Group. You will be helping to build web applications used by millions of people and therefore will have previously worked on designing these for large volume usage by end users.

You`ll work on innovative projects such as: Real-Time CRM, Marketing Platforms, Customer Messaging Systems, Web-based Store, Back office applications and dashboards for our business customers etc. You`ll analyze user requirements and produce corresponding development tasks, ensuring their completion by putting together a robust end to end process. You`ll maintain our existing systems, develop new system applications and improve functionality to ensure high quality in any software releases.

Who are we looking for: -

You have at least 5 years of progressive work experience in a similar role, ideally working with teams internationally. Most of your experience is with the following technologies/Frameworks: JavaScript frameworks such as React/AngularJS/Bootstrap, Java 8/9 and Spring MVC. You have in-depth knowledge of RDBMS and SQL. In addition, experience with ORM and Tomcat 7/8 and above. You are well versed in software engineering principles, frameworks and technologies. You are highly skilled in Java 8/9 and have an exceptional understanding of OOP. You have an advanced understanding of HTTP/S, Cross Domain Integration, Web Application Security and WebSockets.

You are comfortable speaking and writing in English in order to communicate with teams globally (this position will be working closely with the Canadian team).

You also have experience with the following technologies: RabbitMQ or other message brokers/queues; Redis or other 2nd level cache; developing Front End using React/AngularJS or similar framework; developing using Spring MVC, iBatis; PCI-DSS standard.

As the ideal candidate, you will have: -

You are familiar with Git, best practices in Source Control Management and microservice architecture. You have a Bachelor’s Degree in one of Engineering, Computer Science, or Mathematics.

What’s in it for you?

The salary for this job is based on experience, so whilst we are not able to go into detail at this stage, we can say that we offer great salary packages and also like to throw in a discretionary annual performance bonus. In addition, we provide advice and financial relocation assistance to those moving to Bulgaria.

We offer health and dental insurance for you, your partner and your children (if you all live at the same address). In addition, you are entitled to a personal allowance interest which encourages our employees to upskill themselves or pursuit a hobby. A baby bounty is offered to our employees as well, granting 1000 BGN upon the birth of a child.

Our in-house training and development team deliver fantastic support in terms of developing your skills and helping you progress your career. In the office there is always free fresh fruit, snacks and drinks. In addition, we contribute a certain amount to the transportation and lunch expenses of our employees.

Our employees can always enrol to our sports program, and in terms of relaxation we have a playroom, including a PlayStation and a pool table. Our social team organise great events; including our sensational summer and Christmas parties.

What happens next?

We will aim to get back to you as soon as possible. If you meet the criteria, then we’ll invite you to a phone interview and if that goes well we’ll meet you for a face-to-face interview

The Group

The Stars Group is the ultimate owner of industry leading gaming brands such as PokerStars, PokerStars Casino, BetStars, Full Tilt, and the PokerStars Live brands, and through its ownership of Sky Betting & Gaming, a mobile-led leading online gaming operator, licenses the Sky Bet, Sky Vegas, Sky Casino, Sky Bingo and Sky Poker online gaming brands. Collectively, these and other brands of The Stars Group have millions of registered customers globally, forming one of the world’s largest publicly listed online gaming companies.  This role is in the Group’s Bulgaria service office in the Web Development team.