Senior Mobile Developer - Android

Category:
IT
Job Type:
Location:
Sofia, Bulgaria

The role: 

As the Mobile Application Developer, you will develop excellent mobile games that are enjoyed by millions of players all over the world. You will work with talented teams who have a consistent track record of delivering best of breed software for the online poker market. Our Product Development and Graphics/UI design teams will help you translate business requirements and creative UI design concepts into industry leading client software.

Why we need you: -

You will be developing and maintaining a suite of mobile online gaming clients across a diverse set of mobile technologies. Communication with stakeholders, gathering business requirements and their translation into technical solutions will be one of your day-to-day tasks. Quality is one of our top priorities, therefore, you`ll work closely with the QA team. You`ll contribute to planning and prioritization of development activities and provide technical estimates.

Who are we looking for: -

You are a developer with more than 5 years of relevant professional experience as an Android Developer. You will have deep understanding of Computer Science fundamentals (OOP, data structures, algorithms). You are an expert with Java, Android SDK or other similar gaming libraries. Development and maintenance of high code quality and performance optimization are some of your best qualities. You have experience in most or all of the following technologies:

  • Java
  • Kotlin
  • Android SDK
  • JSON
  • REST
  • Websockets

And of course, solid understanding of object-oriented design patterns and methodologies.

As the ideal candidate, you will have: -

You`ll have experience with Agile methodologies. You have deep understanding of poker, casino games and overall the online gaming industry. You`ll have experience developing client-server applications and working experience with Objective-C and/or Swift.

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 Mobile Development department.