Senior Front End Web Developer

IT Toronto, Ontario


Position at PokerStars

We are looking for a senior front end web developer to join our busy and dynamic team based in our Richmond Hill service office.

Why we need you: -

You’ll be supporting our world leading gaming platform. The team is spread across multiple geographic locations including Toronto, Canada and Sofia, Bulgaria. You’ll be developing and delivering the web components supporting financial activities. This includes adding and maintaining payment methods, data collection for KYC regulations, and introducing new cashier optimizations to improve performance.

Who are we looking for: -

You’ll be designing new features and maintaining the code base to meet the needs of the Payments business group. This includes:

  • Development of web components and supporting interfaces in a clean and efficient manner
  • Providing feedback through peer code review
  • Performing unit testing and assisting QA in integration testing
  • Being accountable, and assisting in the finding and fixing of production issues

As the ideal candidate, you will have: -

Excellent communication and teamworking skills, a degree in Computer Science (or related) along with extensive experience in a software development company.

Solid knowledge of UI/UX design principles as well as expert knowledge of Typescript, Angular and REACT technologies. You’ll also have a clear understanding of modern software development principles and paradigms. Comfortable with Git and JIRA.

What’s in it for you?

The salary for this job is based on experience, so whilst we are not able to go into detail at this stage, we can say that we offer great salary packages and a discretionary annual performance bonus.

We offer health and dental insurance for you, your partner and your children (if you all live at the same address). In addition, you can join our company pension scheme.

Our in-house training and development team deliver fantastic support to develop your skills and support you in progressing your career.

Lunch is on us and there is free fresh fruit, snacks, drinks in the office.

What happens next?

We will aim to get back to you as soon as possible. If you meet the criteria, then we’ll invite you to a phone interview and if that goes well we’ll meet you for a face-to-face interview

The Group

The Stars Group owns or licenses gaming and related consumer businesses and brands, including PokerStars, PokerStars Casino, BetStars, Full Tilt, FOX Bet, BetEasy, Sky Bet, Sky Vegas, Sky Casino, Sky Bingo, Sky Poker, and Oddschecker, as well as live poker tour and events brands. Collectively, these and other brands of The Stars Group have millions of registered customers globally, forming one of the world’s largest and most licensed publicly listed online gaming companies. This role is in the Group’s Richmond Hill, Toronto service office in the Payments & Licenses department.

At The Stars Group, we encourage applications from all sections of the community.  If you are an applicant with a disability and you require accommodations at any point in our recruitment process, please let our talent acquisition team know when they contact you to invite for interview.