Senior Android Developer

9869 Bulgaria remote (within BG) IT Permanent

We are looking for a Senior Android Developer to join our Mobile Development team in Sofia!

Our tech teams work remotely within Bulgaria, occasionally you’ll need to come to the office in Sofia. Not often, but up to 4-5 times a month and of course, we’ll cover all related expenses. Working as a team is what makes us great and spending quality time together is essential for keeping us mission-aligned.

Are you our next star player?

As a Senior Android Engineer, you will develop excellent mobile games that are enjoyed by millions of players all over the world. You will work with hardworking teams who have a proven track record of delivering best of breed software for the online poker market. Our Product Development and Graphics/UI design teams will help you translate business requirements and creative UI design concepts into industry leading client software.

Why we need you

You will be developing and maintaining a suite of mobile online gaming clients across a diverse set of mobile technologies. Communication with Stakeholders, gathering business requirements and their translation into technical solutions will be one of your day-to-day tasks. Quality is one of our top priorities therefore you`ll work closely with QA team. You`ll contribute to the planning and prioritization of development activities and provide technical estimates.

Who we’re looking for

You are a developer with more than 5 years of relevant professional experience as an Android Developer. You will have a deep understanding of Computer Science fundamentals (OOP, data structures, algorithms). You’re a specialist with Java, Android SDK or other similar gaming libraries. Development and maintenance of high code quality and performance optimization are one of your top qualities. You have experience in most or all of the following technologies:

  • Java
  • Kotlin
  • Android SDK
  • JSON
  • REST
  • Websockets

And of course, solid grasp of object oriented design patterns and methodologies.

You have experience with Test Driven Development and Agile methodologies. It would be a huge advantage if you have an understanding of poker, casino games and overall the online gaming industry. You`ll have experience developing client-server applications and working experience with Objective-C and/or Swift.

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
  • looking to extend your family? You will receive a cash gift of 1,000 BGN for your new addition whilst working for us
  • in-house training and development to develop your skills, progressing your career
  • free fresh fruit, snacks and drinks in the office
  • contribution towards your transportation and lunch expenses
  • relaxation areas around the office, including a PlayStation and Pool table
  • sports program and social events; including our sensational summer and Christmas parties


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.

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: talent@starsgroup.com.

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