Java Developer (Sportsbook)

Sofia, Bulgaria IT Permanent

The role: Java Developer (Sportsbook)

We are looking for a Java Developer (Sportsbook) to join our Sports Development team in Sofia, Bulgaria.

Are you our next star player?

If you are a passionate, innovative Java Developer who is keen to work and lead projects for innovative web-based products used by millions of players- keep reading! If you enjoy working with code and are motivated by working in a creative environment that allows you to build software using the newest technologies, our role is designed for you.


Why we need you

You will become part of the Global Sports & Trading Platform tribe where you will be developing and maintaining systems that strive to be the best in class.

Some of your responsibilities:

  • Define and analyse business requirements and implement solutions to business needs
  • Develop new system applications and improve functionality to ensure high quality in any software releases
  • Actively participate in application design, database design, data-flows, and detailed technical design
  • Implement, document and unit test code that implements the functionality required by the business to meet business objectives
  • Partnering with load testing and QA teams to produce quality software

Who we’re looking for?

Your experience:

  • 2+ years of experience in Java 8 (or above) & Spring Framework
  • Experience in backend REST development
  • Exceptional understanding of object-oriented programming
  • Experience in SQL and writing performant complex queries and architecting data solutions
  • Knowledge in web Socket and HTTP 2.0

Your skills:

  • Hight motivation for development
  • Good prioritization skills
  • Excellent communication skills

Your behaviours:

  • Passionate about writing good code
  • Flexibility and resistance in fast-paced working environment
  • Team player


What’s in it for you?

Our experience-based salaries are competitive. Plus, there’s a discretionary annual performance bonus. And we provide advice and dedicated assistance to those moving to Bulgaria.

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
  • Social benefit package contributing to your lunch and transportation expenses.
  • 1,000 BGN as congratulations if you have a baby whilst you work for us
  • MultySport membership
  • In-house training and development of 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 FTSE 100 index of the London Stock Exchange, which 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.

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