Graduate Software Engineer

NYX Gaming Group
London (Greater)
09 Jan 2018
09 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
OpenBet (part of NYX Gaming Group)leads the global gaming market, providing innovative software that powers the world’s most successful operators. We pride ourselves on product innovation and technical excellence and are constantly adding new applications and new functionality to our product suite, used by billions of end users. And, while many other companies have been downsizing, we continue to see growth across our business. Want to be part of our story? OpenBet are looking for talented Graduates to join as a Junior Developer and work on the next generation of online sports betting and gaming platforms. Our world leading sportsbook product processes over 70% of all UK & Gibraltar regulated bets, on a system that offers unparalleled levels of performance and scalability. As a Junior Developer with the OpenBet Team, you’ll have exposure to these systems, as well as extensive training and mentoring as you take our products and your career to the next level. What you will be involved with as a Junior Software Engineer at OpenBet: Work as part of a self-organising SCRUM team to develop new features and functionality for large scale betting websites Practice Test-Driven Development (TDD) to produce robust, clear, polished code Design solutions that are modular, scalable, extendable and portable Work with customers to extract requirements using BDD Qualifications What would make you the Junior Software Engineer we are looking for: A high standing bachelor’s degree in computer science, engineering or information systems from a well regarded university Demonstrable coding talent in at least one major language (Java, J2EE, C, C++) Strong fundamental programming skills (data structures, algorithms) Database design experience (any vendor) Excellent communication skills, both written and spoken It’d also be great to see these skills/experiences as well: Familiarity developing on Unix/Linux Experience with LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, PHP) website design Web development skills - HTML, HTML5 and CSS Knowledge of Agile, Scrum, BDD, TDD and/or CI Additional Information Alongside OpenBet’s dynamic and vibrant working culture and talented team members – we can offer you: The opportunity to interact with global teams, and where appropriate switch teams and projects as you and our business continues to develop and grow Tangible and genuine career development, where you can take your career where you want it to go! Exposure to real world and business critical projects & the chance to develop some of the world’s leading e-gaming platforms whilst working with various clients and seeing lots of code! The opportunity to work directly with the biggest names in the market Market leading benefits including health insurance, life assurance, season ticket loans, pension scheme, cycle to work scheme, subsidised gym membership and more. The very best working facilities in our London office, which includes chill-out areas, pool table, Ping-Pong, table-football, and games consoles. Our working atmosphere is creative, relaxed and professional, with a lot of bright people solving a lot of interesting problems. Please note that our graduate programme has a projected start date of Aug 2018.