Backend Platform Developer - Remote
Our client is looking for a server-side focused developer to help them improve their core platform services.
Adding new features to the existing platform
Adding new integrations to the existing platform
Working with the rest of the team to migrate the platform to a new architecture and technology stack based around Scala + Akka
Developing services to support websites and administration UI, working with front end developers as necessary
Diagnosing and fixing production issues
Taking part in code reviews
Adaptable to change and to working in different projects
Being proactive and finding better ways to get things done
Minimum 3 years experience in Java
Exposure to at least one other JVM based language
Minimum 1 year experience in writing raw SQL beyond just simple select statements
Familiarity with automated testing
Good interpersonal skills and a great team attitude
The ability to quickly learn new things and adapt
Some experience with Scala and its ecosystem such as Play and Akka
Familiarity with Java Servlets
A working knowledge of functional programming and its advantages
An understanding of asynchronous/reactive programming
Exposure to integrating third party APIs
Experience in performance profiling and tuning Java applications
Some experience with PHP
A small company, can-do ethos
Focus on getting stuff done, not on process or management hierarchy
A distributed workforce but communicating regularly
Sharing expertise and learning from others to keep improving as a team
A flexible working schedule
Betting Connections was founded at the beginning of 2010 as a response to an identified demand in the market for a true recruitment consultancy within the iGaming industry. With more than 50 recruitment professionals across our network, Betting Connections Recruitment Solutions is now Malta’s largest iGaming recruitment specialist. Our team of highly skilled recruitment and career consultants are dedicated to providing the best and most personalised service in the industry.
With dedicated recruitment specialist teams for IT, Multilingual and Gaming Specialists; we pride ourselves on our ability to fully understand the needs of both our clients and candidates, building long term relationships that are mutually beneficial to all. We achieve this by investing the time to get to know candidates and clients on a personal level, and by drawing on our extensive knowledge of both the iGaming and recruitment industries. This highly tailored approach to recruitment ensures that we know exactly what individuals are looking for and allows us to match the correct profile to the correct role, helping employers to grow their companies and individuals to develop their careers.
We operate throughout Europe and all of the major iGaming hubs across the globe, providing support for the industry’s leading operators and suppliers. We are 100% committed to making that perfect match between employers and job seekers across all functions within the industry, ranging from entry level to senior level positions.