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Senior Java Developer

Job Reference: 00799108
Date Posted: 04 January 2019
Employer: William Hill
Location: London - Bedford Avenue
Salary: Market Rate
Sector: I.T. & Communications
Job Type: Permanent
Closing Date: 05 February 2019

Job Description

The simple stuff is simple, the complex stuff is simple.

As a Senior Java developer you make this true for all our Gaming customers. Working in our Agile Java team you’ll create the Bonus Platforms that raise a smile at every click for our customers. You live in the world behind the bet, creating a real-time back-end engine that is high performance and highly scalableAnd as a coding expert, you make it all look effortless. 

About us

With over 16,000 people worldwide, we make a huge investment in everyone, offering great career development opportunities. Our people are at the heart of everything we do and we offer a fast-paced environment where we have fun, celebrate success and give you all the tools you’ll need to be your best self. It’s not just our colleagues we look after – we’ve got a responsibility to our customers too and we work hard on our ambition that nobody is harmed by gambling.

Your role in the team

Your coding will support our Gaming and Promotions products – we’re proud of how these platforms represent the William Hill brand.

We’re agile, and we revel in creating the fasted and most robust back-end API journeys.

You’ll join the team in a senior capacity, so you’ll be able to technically own the development, drive tasks, and work closely with other team members and mentor junior developers. There’s not much hierarchy here, so people have a lot of freedom to aim for excellent delivery. Our developers are encouraged to be creative and come up with new ideas.

Skills needed

We’re looking for you to bring us strong Java 8 skills plus exposure to Spring, Microservices, AWS, TDD and high performance, real time, scalable system implementation.

What we offer

Our brand new central London office has a vibrant, fun and collaborative start-up feel. You’ll feel part of something fresh and totally focused on technology. But you also get the benefit of being immersed in William Hill’s brand and products, as lots of your stakeholders are onsite. You’ll have tech and business colleagues in our international offices – so there may be occasional travel in your role – and the chance to explore global career opportunities too.

William Hill in London

We couldn’t be closer to the action in our London office. A 2-minute walk from Tottenham Court Road station, round the corner from Soho and Oxford Street means you’ll never be short of anywhere to go for a lunchtime stroll or a post-work drink. There’s plenty of green space too with Regent’s Park and Hyde Park not far away at all. Working in our London office you’ll also benefit from a heavily discounted Zone 1 – 6 travel card so you’ll be whizzing around London in no time.

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