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Role: Java Developer 

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

Are you our next star player?

The StarLite team casino is a team dedicated to developing and maintaining a game development framework for external studios to be able to develop games for TSG.

You will be responsible for the server-side development in the team working closely with leading game developers from around the world.

In this role, the candidate will be working with external vendors to help them create, maintain and improve games on the StarLite platform. They will be involved in improving server side of the StarLite product and ensuring that it meets the highest industry standards. The successful candidate is someone who can demonstrate the ability to work in an agile environment in the most efficient manner with highest level of quality standards in their code.

Why we need you:

To build a world class game development framework and support external studios to develop games on this framework in the most efficient manner.

  • Maintain and continuously improve StarLite product, documentation, and its environment
  • Write clear, robust, unit tested, well documented code following the accepted coding standards
  • Take part in regular code reviews and preach good coding practices and standards within the team
  • Come up with technical gap-analysis and viable modern solutions
  • Provide accurate effort and duration estimates for well-defined tasks
  • Support integration of new games through the StarLite pipeline from multiple studios
  • Work with multiple QA, delivery, DevOps and vendors teams on an international scale
  • Improve integration process with automation scripts, optimizations and new tools
  • Ensure best security practices in the products that are available to huge casino audiences

Who we’re looking for:

  • or M.Sc. degree in Computer Science or equivalent experience
  • Expert knowledge of Java
  • Knowledge of SpringBoot and Maven
  • Excellent communication and teamwork skills

Desirable Experience

  • Experience with game development is a plus

What’s in it for you?

Our experience-based salaries are competitive. Plus, there’s a discretionary annual performance bonus. 

Your package will include:

  • health and dental insurance for you, your partner and your children (if you all live at the same address)
  • a personal interest allowance to let you learn something new or pursue a hobby
  • $1,900 as congratulations if you have a baby whilst you work for us
  • discounted gym membership
  • in-house training and development to develop your skills, progressing your career.

What happens next?

If you’re what we’re looking for, next up will be a phone interview. And if that goes well, we’ll meet you for a face-to-face interview.

The Group

PokerStars is part of Flutter Entertainment Plc, a global sports betting, gaming and entertainment provider headquartered in Dublin and part of the FTSE 100 index of the London Stock Exchange. Flutter brings together exceptional brands, products and businesses and a diverse global presence in a safe, responsible and ultimately sustainable way.

We are an equal opportunity employer that values diversity. We do not discriminate on any protected characteristic as defined by applicable law.

We will look to provide reasonable accommodation for applicants with disabilities to participate in the job application or interview process. If you need assistance, please contact:


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