Server Software Developer - Casino - 12 month FTC

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Toronto, Ontario, Canada

We’re looking for a server software developer to join our busy and dynamic team in our Richmond Hill, Toronto office

Why we need you: -

You will develop cutting-edge casino product to provide the world's best online casino. You’ll be working with BA’s and product managers to get a clear understanding of the requirements then designing, documenting and developing solutions for casino server changes.

Who are we looking for: -

You’ll be participating in server code review and peer design activities so extensive experience with C++ in development of mission-critical applications along with proven Java development experience with thorough understanding of the language is important as well as experience in ODBC API and SQL.

Experience with servlet container-based web service development as is good exposure to system integration technologies including XML, JSON, WSDL, Websocket, and STOMP. Expert knowledge of Windows OS internals (WIN32 API and Multi-threading), and cross-platform programming disciplines and libraries such as STL is also essential.

You’ll be working with project managers, QAs and other teams to ensure all assigned deliverables are completed on time with highest quality so excellent coding skills, ability to produce clean, robust and accurate code that meets the specs as well as the ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines.

You will be assisting in investigations and trouble-shootings on casino server issues found in testing environments and production environments so expert knowledge of computer networking and distributed applications is necessary as is a solid knowledge of Internet communication protocols such as TCP/IP, UDP, HTTP, etc.

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 and your dependents plus 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.

We have on-site yoga a few times a week and lunch is on us. We also have fresh fruit, snacks and drinks in the office so you won’t go hungry.

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 casino development 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.