Software Developer - Backend

Job Type:
Toronto, Ontario, Canada

We are looking for a software developer - backend to join our busy and dynamic team based in our Richmond Hill, Toronto service office.

Why we need you:

Are you a Developer looking to working at forefront of technology and innovative products supporting millions of players?

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. 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:

As our ideal candidate, it is essential that you have solid experience with the following technologies: C/C++, TCP/IP, Multi-Threading, STL, algorithms. You will also have an in-depth knowledge of SQL and Windows OS internals (WIN32 API and Multi-threading).

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

  • Systems that operate 24/7/365
  • Designing of efficient algorithms
  • STL library
  • Designing of efficient algorithms

You’ll also have excellent coding skills, ability to produce clean, robust and accurate code that meets the specs along with the ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines. You’ll also be familiar with Git and best practices in Source Control Management.

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 Product Delivery department.

At The Stars Group, we encourage applications from all sections of the communityIf 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.