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Software Engineer

full-time Sky Betting & Gaming Sheffield
Software Engineer - React & Node

Are you passionate about creating great software with stories of their triumphs? Do you want to work at a place where your ideas help us to develop our next generation platform?

Here at Sky Betting & Gaming you'll be responsible for ensuring our customers get the best online gaming experience possible and that new customers can sign up and start playing with the least possible fuss.

What will you do?

You'll help us deliver first-class software solutions, which are secure, appropriately tested, perform well, and help provide an engaging customer experience. Our Software Engineers play a key role p in owning live services; taking responsibility for support, monitoring, measuring performance and addressing technical issues when required. You will contribute enthusiastically to our continuous improvement of coding practices, application quality, tooling and agile processes.

How you will do it?

There's no hard and fast rules on how a Software Engineer will work at Sky Betting & Gaming. We appreciate individuals who work differently, however this is the kind of experience that we would have in mind:

Your front-end engineering skills mean you have a passion for good visual design and well thought out customer experience
Understand considerations such as performance, browser support and unit testing
We've recently moved to a React/Redux stack, making use of tools such as Babel and Webpack to ensure we deliver a high quality user experience
Your backend engineering skills cover message queues and event sourcing, you know what goes into building a good RESTful APi.
NodeJS, PHP & Java are our primary skills but we want people with a variety of experience so knowledge of JavaScript in general.
We don't want to limit ourselves so bring your experience of other technologies, help us build better software!
What you’ll get in return…

Here at Sky Betting and Gaming, we’ve created a workplace like no other. With a fun and laid back culture, casual dress code, authentic startup ethos, a truly diverse workforce, and fantastic rewards, it’s one of the most exciting – and agile – tech environments in the UK.

We’re passionate about developing our people and our benefits package is top draw – from the full Sky Q package to £1,000 tech ninja fund for our tech community. It all means that we’ve created the kind of workplace that wins awards such as a place on the prestigious list of Sunday Times 100 Best Companies to Work For, for 3 years running!

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Our People Ambition is to attract & develop diverse & talented people to meet the current and future growth needs of SB&G. Together, our aim is to create the Best Digital Business to work at .

published: June 19, 2018

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