Java Games Developer

  • St George's Recruitment Group
  • Colchester, UK
  • Mar 17, 2019
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Job Description

Java Games Developer




Key Technologies:

Java, Hibernate, Spring (Core, Security) SQL (MySQL) JUnit (or similar), Angular 4

As part of our games studio, you will be responsible for the development of new innovative gaming concepts, in accordance with the company roadmap, and providing ongoing support for content released on the live platforms.

You will be working in an Agile environment, collaborating with product owners, client developers, devops and QA teams. You will be an active participant in developing an idea into a final product. As a highly motivated individual you will also be interested in learning and investigating new technologies and be comfortable suggesting ways to improve our technology platform.

We are regulated by the Gaming Commission so we have to be compliant in everything we do, and we are passionate about creating high quality games.

Bringing your own ideas, tools and experiences to the role is an essential part of what makes our development team so effective. Everyone has their own unique skill set.


Key Responsibilities:

▪ Development and maintenance of in-house game engines to a specific business and mathematical specification

▪ Development of bespoke mathematical simulation toolings to support the building and iteration of proprietary mathematical models which deliver key gaming metrics.

▪ Delivery of high quality code that is robust, well tested that is actively improved and maintained

▪ Self-driven learning and investigating and suggesting new ways to improve our tech platform

▪ Produce and maintain technical documentation as needed

▪ Follow our guidelines and development standards


What’s most important is that you are an intelligent individual with a passion for computing, programming and problem solving.

Ideally we also look for a good degree in Computer Science, Games Development or Software

Engineering (or similar) from an established university.


We are looking for someone with knowledge of modern Java development and associated frameworks, ideally with knowledge of design patterns and best practices, Testing with JUnit or similar, Web services with JSON and XML, experience in high performance, scalable server environments, and basic web development.


It’s important to us that you are eager to learn. We need people who are happy.


We regret that due to current volumes, we are unable to acknowledge every application.  All successful candidates will be contacted as soon as possible.  If you are contacted, please note that, as part of the registration process, you will be required to provide us with proof of identity and proof of eligibility to work in the UK.

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