Backend Engineer - Sports

Technology Málaga, Spain


Position at LeoVegas Spain

We are looking for a Back-end developer for our Sports team. Sports and the sports betting experience is very central in our vision.Together you will be responsible for creating the Greatest Gaming Experience for Sports in a highly competitive and fast paced industry.

You will work alongside our domain architect and developers within the sports organization. Also you with collaborate with the extended team of product managers, product specialists, designers.

Sportsbetting is our fastest growing vertical, so this is the perfect opportunity to join and contribute in our exciting journey!

We trust that you will help us with: 

You will contribute to the development and maintenance of all Sports Betting in Leovegas Group, including the brands Leovegas, Expekt, Royal Panda, Bet UK and

You will be part of the sports domain which is the fastest growing vertical of the group. We want to create a sportsbook that enhances the experience from first contact with our brands and throughout the customer lifetime, by offering a relevant and personalized sportsbook to all our customers.

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.

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?

  • 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.

Why LeoVegas? 
LeoVegas 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 pride. Let’s create the world's greatest iGaming experience! 

Working hours
LeoVegas has a hybrid working environment with 3 days working from home per week and 2 day working from the office as we want to give our employees flexibility to structure their work week while at the same time being able to provide information, team practices and social activities.


  • Life insurance.
  • Health + dental insurance.
  • Wellbeing benefit €300 annually.
  • 4 weeks per year work remotely.
  • Short Friday (9:00 to 16:00).
  • Intensive work schedule during August (9:00 to 16:00).
  • Monday Breakfast.
  • Friday Lunch.
  • Coffee, fresh fruit, and snacks are always available in the office.
  • Cool central office in Malaga with a hybrid work model.

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