Backend Engineer - Sports

Technology Málaga, Spain


Position at LeoVegas - Gears of Leo Spain

Company information:

LeoVegas’ passion is “Creating the Greatest I-Gaming Experience”. LeoVegas is Sweden’s premier GameTech company and is at the forefront of using state-of-the-art technology for mobile gaming.

Sports and the sports betting experience is very central in our vision. Sportsbetting is our fastest growing vertical and we want to enhance the thrill of sports with our product and services. 

A large part of this success can be credited to an extreme product and technology focus coupled with effective and data-driven marketing. Technology development is conducted in Sweden, Newcastle, Warsaw and Malaga while operations are based in Malta.

LeoVegas offers casino, live casino and sports betting. We operate global and scalable brands including LeoVegas & Royal Panda, sports focused brands such as Expekt as well as several UK facing brands such as Pink Casino & Bet UK. The focus on sports is increasing for the group with newly signed major sponsorships with Manchester City and Inter Milan as well as increased focus on developing our sports product to new heights. 

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Job description

We are looking for a Back-end developer for our Sports team.

The team is responsible for development and maintenance of all sports betting in Leovegas Group, including the brands Leovegas, Expekt, Royal Panda, Bet UK and

The teams key areas of responsibility:

  • The Sports betting experience
  • Integration with the Sportsbook Provider API
  • Ensure the sports betting product is fit for market in each country we operate in
  • Operational tools such as back office and content management

The sports betting product at Leovegas is unique in its variety of both being shared among several brands making scalability and efficiency important, as well as being customized to support each brand’s different needs.You will be backed up by your extended team of a team lead, product manager, developers and designers.

The team you will be a part of is highly technically skilled, self-motivated, and a mix of employees based in Stockholm but remote work is allowed.

Who are we looking for?

  • You have experience with common Java frameworks such as Spring and JPA
  • You’re no stranger to working with relational databases such as MySQL
  • You have experience in building scalable and fault-tolerant systems and are familiar with microservice architectures
  • Bonus points if you have used (but by no means necessary):
    Kotlin, Akka, Hazelcast, Elasticsearch, Kafka, RabbitMQ, Consul, Google Cloud Platform and BigQuery.

Our culture:

**As our company working language is English so we’d like to see your CV in English please**

At LeoVegas Mobile Gaming Group we firmly believe that our diversity is what makes us unique and that everyone and anyone is welcome to enjoy the ride -  regardless of age, gender, disability, race, national or ethnic origin, religion, language, marital or civil partnership status, political beliefs and sexual orientation. 

We are highly committed to uphold a high level of diversity and inclusion throughout our entire group. Being a global company with a widely diverse customer base makes it essential for our workforce to be a reflection of this.

By doing so, we believe we will achieve the best possible customer experience and create better value to our shareholders by doing so.

25 vacation days/year
Life Insurance
Medical insurance + dental