Competitive with excellent benefits + bonus
Vacancy Type:
23 (GVC)
About The Role

We are currently looking for a Senior Engineering Manager to join us in Stratford on a permanent basis.


Heading up a team of 8 - you'll manage both Front End and Back End Developers, providing daily guidance and leadership to the team. Your main focus will be to support the delivery of OMNIA (Retail IT transformation project) and its transition to BAU. You'll run an internal development community, technology forums, write internal blogs and papers on best technology fit for the company and seek to continuously improve our engineering practice. 


Working closely with other Retail and Integration Services Development teams, you'll ensure that Retail Services development requirements are delivered using Agile & DEVOPS principles.


You will have significant experience in building and managing Software Development Teams (Backend & Front End) and experience working offshore teams. You will have development & architecture experience and experience of managing a development team including offshoring. You will have experience of Agile software delivery within dynamic corporate environments and experience in the betting industry is a must.


You will be a passionate technologist who constantly keeps informed of the latest technology trends and products.  


You have significant development experience/technical knowledge in the following products/technologies: 

  • Apache KAFKA 2.x 

  • Spring Framework 2.x 

  • JAVA version 8 or more 

  • AWS 

  • Kong API Gateway 1.x 

  • ElasticSearch 

  • Postgress 

  • NOSQL Database 

  • Swagger 



About The Company
Our portfolio of sports betting and gaming companies includes some of the most well-known brands in the industry, such as Ladbrokes, bwin, and Coral. We’ve a huge high street presence with an increasing share of online gaming activity. We take our commitment to safeguarding our customers extremely seriously. We make sure they know their limits and we work with them to make sure everyone enjoys our products and services responsibly.

Our Culture As Real As It gets

At GVC we're a diverse team, sharing a commitment to quality and success

Whether you're playing a key role in your local community as part of our retail team, or working out the next big gaming trends in our digital team, you'll enjoy a culture and a benefits package that we're extremely proud of.