Senior Java Middletier Web Developer

Job Type:
Toronto, Ontario, Canada

We are looking for a java middletier web developer to join our busy and dynamic team based in our Richmond Hill, Toronto Office.

Why we need you: -

Are you a web developer looking to work 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. So we have an onsite yoga classes, foosball table and also a free lunch.

Focusing more on the job itself, as one of our highly skilled Developers, you will analyse user requirements and produce corresponding development tasks, ensuring their completion by putting together a robust end to end process. You will maintain our existing systems, develop new system applications and improve functionality to ensure high quality in any software releases.

You will be working on innovative public faced applications which serve more than 100 million online users.

The Java Middletier Developer job is based in our Toronto service office forming part of our Software Development Services team. As part of this team, you will provide contract research and development services to our gaming companies. And trust us, there are plenty of pioneering projects across the Group.

Who are we looking for:

  • Responsible for the development of web technology level functions, features and tools
  • 10+ years of experience in developing java based applications
  • Highly skilled in Java, WebSockets, Maven, Spring framework
  • Reactive Java Programming,Service Mesh, Enterprise Integration Patterns
  • Highly Scalable Micro-Services, AWS, Docker,Kubernetes
  • Strong knowledge of Redis, MangoDB, RabitMQ, Tomcat
  • Expertise in web development and distributed applications
  • Experience with systems that operate 24/7/365
  • Excellent coding skills, ability to produce clean, robust and accurate code that meets the specs
  • Experience in designing of efficient algorithms
  • Ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines
  • Familiar with Git and best practices in Source Control Management
  • Solid communication skills, writing skills and people skills
  • Achiever – you say what you do and then do what you say
  • Bachelor's Degree in: Engineering, Computer Science, or Mathematics

As our ideal candidate, it is essential that you have solid experience with the following technologies: Java, Spring framework, multi-threading, websockets, Docker, Redis, MangoDB, RabitMQ. You will also have an in depth knowledge of RDBMS and SQL.

You will be building applications supporting millions of people and therefore have previously worked on designing these for large volume usage by end users.

In terms of education, we’ll want you to have a bachelor’s Degree in Engineering, Computer Science, or Mathematics (or equivalent).

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 a discretionary annual performance bonus.

We offer health and dental insurance for you, your partner and your children (if you all live at the same address). In addition, you can join our company pension scheme. 

Our in-house training and development team deliver fantastic support to develop your skills and support you in progressing your career.

Lunch is on us and there is free fresh fruit, snacks, drinks in the office.

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 Richmond Hill (Toronto) service office in the Web Applications & Tools department.

At The Stars Group, we encourage applications from all sections of the community. If you are an applicant with a disability and you require accommodations at any point in our recruitment process, please let our talent acquisition team know when they contact you to invite for interview.