Software Developer - Casino

Job Type:
Toronto, Ontario, Canada

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

Why we need you:

You’ll be advancing capabilities and supported features of the casino GDK workbench backend along with developing and improving backend tools and samples that are part of the GDK package. An essential element of your role will be maintaining components of the GDK layers in real money system.

Who are we looking for:

Shown work experience in a Java/Java EE development environment is important as you’ll be assisting in verifying and onboarding our new GDK games. Programming work experience with C/C++ is important to enable you to assist in trouble-shooting and resolving GDK game related issues at any stage of the development life cycles.

You’ll be participating in the development of Java-based applications for the real money system so a solid understanding of object-oriented programming and UML is important. Fluency in English with excellent documentation skills is important as you’ll be keeping GDK documents and processes up-to-date.

As the ideal candidate, you will have:

A good knowledge in JavaScript development, HTML5 and CSS3 will be an added benefit for this role however it’s not essential. Along with this, the following will also be a desirable benefit:

  • Scripting languages such as Python
  • Understanding of RDBMS and SQL
  • Experience with Tomcat 7, UNIX/Windows OS
  • Experience building casino game engines

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 Toronto service office in the Casino Development department.