Software Developer, Sports Back Office
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Overview
Technology
Full Time
Closes 07/10/20
Stoke-on-Trent
Full Time
Closes 07/10/20
Who we are looking for
A technically minded Software Developer who wants to mix an interest of software development with a love for sport to work on our trading applications

Within the Sports Back Office team, you will be developing, maintaining and evolving our trading applications. These tools are used by our traders to create and configure fixtures and markets allowing customers to place bets prior to and during games.

The technology stack is predominantly Microsoft focused, specifically the .NET framework (primarily WinForms and WPF) and SQL Server.

The day to day work is interesting, challenging and fast paced amidst a hardworking and delivery focused company ethos. We hire people with a broad set of technical skills who are ready to tackle some of technology’s greatest challenges.
Preferred skills and experience
Commercial C# VB.NET experience.
Commercial MS SQL Server experience (2008 or later).
Self-motivated and delivery orientated in a fast paced environment.
Good communication skills; both verbal and written.
Strong team player.
Solid understanding of Windows and Office applications.
Degree qualified in Computer Science or relevant discipline.
Microsoft certified.
WPF experience, Jira issue management, Git, AccuRev version control.
Keen interest in sport.
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Main Responsibilities
Developing highly efficient, robust, quality code for applications and services.
Maintaining clean coding practices.
Enhancing and supporting existing trading functions, some of which are used 24/7.
Supporting product owners as required.
Providing support to the testing team during testing phases of projects.
Contributing to solution proposals as required.
Creating work effort estimates as required.
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The benefits of working with us
Bonus Schemes
Recognition for your performance and hard work.
Company Pension
Preparing you for later life with a top pension.
Employee Assistance Programme
Supporting the wellbeing of you and your family.
Income Protection
Your income is protected, just in case.
Life Assurance
Peace of mind for your family in any eventuality.
Life Event Gifts
Your big occasions deserve to be celebrated.
Tax Free Childcare Scheme
A bit extra in your pocket to help with your little ones.
Long Service Awards
A thank you for your dedication and loyalty.
Stoke-on-Trent
We were founded here in 2000 out of a portacabin, and now have bespoke global corporate headquarters in the city.
Our location
  • Historically, the area found its fortune creating world renowned pottery.
  • We benefit from great transport links due to our central location.
  • The bet365 Stadium is home to Stoke City football club.
  • Alton Towers, World of Wedgwood and the Trentham Monkey Forest are just some of nearby attractions.
What we get up to
As well as being our corporate headquarters, our Stoke office is home to our industry leading technology provider, Hillside (Technology) Ltd, and also support services roles to our gambling operations. The opportunities are endless, with roles in Technology, Media and Customer Support departments all under one roof.

Many of our teams operate 24 hours a day, so it is a hub of activity at all times.
Some location benefits
On-Site Restaurant
Tea and Coffee Service
Great Commuter Links
Company Leisure Facility
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