Vacancy Type:
31 Dec 2019
23 (GVC)
About The Role

At GVC, the ambition, focus, energy and character of our digital marketing teams makes sure they’re ready for whatever we throw at them. Bring your skills to a business with the drive to match your own. Bring your resilience, and as part of our London team you’ll make the world’s most amazing entertainment and gaming even more memorable.
All underpinned with our commitment to responsibility and ethics. For the good of entertainment.

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.
Ready to bring it on? Bring your spark and ambition to GVC and you can be adventurous from the start. For the good of entertainment. Apply now at https://www.gvccareers.com/apply/vacancies/33775/java-developer.html

Role Purpose:
We are looking for a passionate Full-Stack Developer to join our backend team whom are working on an exciting and evolving programme which delivers real-time marketing capabilities.

You will collaborate daily with other developers to expand and improve our current inhouse platforms and work to deliver elegant solutions as well as troubleshoot issues as they arises.

Key Responsibilities
Translate designs and wireframes into high quality code.
Test, deploy and maintain Node.js based services.
Optimise applications for maximum speed and scalability.
Investigate, troubleshoot and perform detailed root cause analysis of issues that may occur in live systems.
Undertake performance tuning, improvement, balancing, usability and automations duties.
Participate in brainstorming and open discussions to evolve applications.
Integrate multiple data sources and databases.

Qualifications and Educational Requirements
Must possess a High School Diploma, Vocational Diploma / Short Course Certificate, Bachelor’s Degree, any field.

Specialist Skills and Experience Required
2+ years of Node.js development experience.
2+ years of Java development experience.
Substantial JavaScript experience.
Previous exposure to a variety of development methodologies, test automation tools and frameworks.
Exposure of working in tight deadlines to meet sprint commitments.
Experience of performing peer code reviews with other team members.

Technical Skills and Qualifications:
BA in computer science or similar relevant field.
Ability to communicate well with product owners and stakeholders.
Experience with Spring framework.
Experience with React.js
Proficient in front-end technologies, such as HTML5, and CSS.
Competencies in REST & SOAP APIs.
Experience with relational databases such as PostgreSQL
Clear understanding of source control management.
Strong understanding of Agile methodology.
Familiarity with Jenkins, Docker and AWS.

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.