Backend Engineer - Gaming

Technology Västerås, Sweden Stockholm, Sweden


Description

Position at LeoVegas Mobile Gaming Group

The Gaming Platform Team consists of 15 developers and QA who develops and maintains the Gaming Engine. You'll use the latest technologies to build Cloud-based distributed, scalable and fault-tolerant microservices that can handle the high volume of gaming transactions (approximately 1.3 billion per month). You'll be involved in creating innovative features such as the LeoJackpot, supporting our Regulatory Reporting Team with API's and developing internal tools for our game operations teams. Here are some real examples of how a JIRA-ticket can look in our Backlog:

  • Integrate a new gaming provider to the Platform (API Integration)
  • Build an API to expose game data to be used by our Frontend-stacks
  • Improve performance on listing games in the lobby
  • Migrate a microservice to our new Platform Framework

We're looking for a real software craftsman that has significant experience in Java and backend system development and thrives in an atmosphere where learning new technologies is key. We see that you have good communication skills since our work involves interacting with other teams in the organization. It is also important that you are confident in both written and spoken english. 

 


We trust that you help us with: 

#CONTRIBUTE TO CREATING THE WORLD’S GREATEST IGAMING EXPERIENCE 

As part of the Platform domain, you will work with other teams towards improving the experience we provide to our players. Making sure the gameplay is always just one click away is our biggest objective.



#KEEP CHALLENGING OURSELVES  

We operate in a competitive, fast paced environment in which we always strive to be first to deliver innovative features and enter new markets. Therefore we use CI/CD and release code on a daily basis. As a developer in the team, you'll be performing and monitoring the releases. New ideas or approaches are always welcomed and an important part of our passion to innovate within the Gaming team. 


#WE ARE TEAM LEO
As a global company with people from many different countries, internal work is built up on trust and respect - regardless of geography, culture or the department one works in. The company wins when everyone works as a team. We trust that you contribute to the Team Leo spirit. 


#WE MAKE IT HAPPEN 

LeoVegas’ scale-up culture sets a tone of courage and capacity to act. Employees are encouraged to not only say what they think, but also do the job that is needed - “to make it happen”. LeoVegas does not believe in hierarchical structures, but instead that every individual employee plays an important role in the company. We trust that you thrive in these environments.

Do you have experience in this? 

  • 3+ YEARS OF EXPERIENCE WITH COMMON JAVA FRAMEWORKS SUCH AS SPRING AND JPA 
  • RELATIONAL DATABASES SUCH AS MYSQL
  • BUILDING SCALABLE AND FAULT-TOLERANT SYSTEMS AND ARE FAMILIAR WITH MICROSERVICE ARCHITECTURES
  • GIT/GITHUB
  • ISSUE TRACKERS SUCH AS JIRA
  • BONUS POINTS; ELASTICSEARCH, KAFKA, KOTLIN, AKKA, HAZELCAST, CONSUL, DATADOG, DOCKER, GRAPHQL, KUBERNETES AND GOOGLE CLOUD PLATFORM

Why LeoVegas? 

LeoVegasGroup is where the lions play… and work! A fun, agile and fast-paced environment connecting 1,000+ employees across 11 offices world-wide. We’re culture-focused, so if you’re an innovator, initiator and a team-player give us a roar and join the LeoVegas Group pride. Let’s create the world's greatest iGaming experience! 


Compensation & Benefits 

  • Competitive salary 
  • Life-Occupational injuries & sickness insurance 
  • Possibility to enroll in an attractive private health care insurance for both you and your partner 
  • 3,000 SEK wellness contribution p/a
  • 30 annual vacation days 
  • 1,500 SEK equipment allowance 
  • Occupational Pension - Details on request 
  • Benify - A benefits portal with lots of attractive discounts 
  • Parental pay
  • 4 weeks per year work from anywhere!
  • Plenty of great company events
  • Mobile phone & laptop of your choice
  • If you are not based in the job location we will also provide you with a relocation package including flights and 2 finding accommodation
  • Flexible hybrid working model

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