At Paddy Power Betfair we have built the most advanced trading platform in the world. Yet our Exchange is still evolving and improving thanks to our amazing developers. We are tackling some of the biggest technical challenges, in the gaming and financial industries, by utilising the latest cutting-edge technologies and approaches all while we continue to disrupt and revolutionise the market.
With responsibility for software that processes 5 billion requests a day and millions of pounds of our customer's money - the demand on our services only increase day-by-day. We require high quality developers that think smart, deploy often, take ownership and want to be part of something big.
As a member of a small team in a focused technology department, you will:
Contribute to the development, release, maintenance and support of highly available, resilient and distributed systems that provide extreme performance
Play your part in technical discussions and suggest relevant approaches for design, architecture and technologies for complex problems
Evangelise code quality, automation, testing and continuous delivery
Explore and keep up to date with new technologies
Skills and requirements we are looking for:
2+ years of commercial experience with Java
Comfortable working in a fast-paced Agile environment
A desire to shape our culture and influence the technical direction of our business
Technologies we use:
We primarily write our software in Java and associated frameworks like Maven, Spring etc
Some projects may call for SQL or even Python, Node.js, AngularJS or .NET
Focus on cutting edge technologies like Kafka, Hazelcast, and Amazon Web Services
Mature Continuous Integration platform with Go and Jenkins on our internal IaaS solution