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Who are we?
Paddy Power Betfair (PPB) is an international sports betting and gaming operator with a market-leading presence in the UK and Ireland, as well as a range of operations across Europe including Romania, Portugal, and Malta.
By combining an online-led, mobile-led and sports-led philosophy with our proprietary technology, unique products and innovative marketing, we offer a superb experience to our five million customers worldwide.
As part of the Flutter Entertainment group which includes a host of other brands including Sky Betting and Gaming, PokerStars, Timeform, OddsChecker, Sporting Life, SportsBet (in Australia), FOX Bet, TVG and FanDuel in the US, we are part of a global brand employing over 14,000 people in more than 40 offices and 600 retail sites. As well as being a great place to work we pride ourselves on being a responsible operator, committed to making a positive contribution to the communities that we operate in.
What is our challenge (Fast, Resilient, Accurate)?
What is the Team- set up?
Our team is a highly motivated development group, working on the global delivery of trading applications. We are a highly collaborative, fast-moving bunch, operating with a DevOps mindset. More importantly we enjoy what we do and have fun doing it. Our developers work closely with our Data Science teams to deploy Machine Learning models at scale across our business. To do this we are building reusable componentry to cover all manner of requests that empower our users to deploy and test innovative solutions as quickly as possible in real world scenarios. We use the best tool for the job and are not constrained by language choice (Java, Scala, C# and python are all in use) and our preference is to host on the cloud as it gives us the gives us access to the power that we need to run our applications.
We love streaming and our default is real-time processing. This does bring its challenges, but we don't shy away from a problem because it's hard. If we can do it the right way, we will.
What can I expect from the role?
Our Developers know their stuff – they're busy working autonomously and setting high standards. That's why we're gearing them up towards a seamless role evolution.
As a Frontend Developer you are part of a Software development team and you'll analyze requirements provided by the team's Product Owner, design and develop technical solutions or processes, do unit testing, maintain and improve production code, contribute to the performance improvement work, keep the projects technical documentation up to date, while minimizing manual processes and providing automated solutions.
Reporting to a Delivery Manager in a remote team formed by 4 to 5 Developers and 1 QA, you will use technology as a basis to deliver amazing value to our customers, while scaling our platform to meet the demands of worldwide markets.
What are the key responsibilities of this role?
What is the key experience & qualifications I need in this role?
What are the nice to haves?
Key skills & attributes
What Will I Get in Return?
The Fun Stuff in our benefits includes an annual Target bonus, Health & Wellbeing, with free classes such a yoga, boot camp, Brazilian jiu-jitsu, running & cycling clubs among others and a hybrid working model between home and office working.
The Boring but necessary stuff in our benefits package includes a Subsidised canteen, Pension/Flexible Financial Wellbeing, Private health insurance, Life assurance & Income protection.
If the above is of interest, and you have the skills and experience, click apply now! Thanks.
Better Flexibility For You
All our live jobs champion hybrid working, offering a flexible blend of home and office working with full autonomy to decide how many times you travel into the office each quarter.
Looking for a remote role? Let’s chat – we’re open to discussing remote working for all our live jobs.
We are an inclusive employer and we encourage people from all backgrounds. Flexible working is our way of working! We're a diverse workforce and therefore a 'one size fits all' approach isn't necessarily best. Whatever your personal needs may be, let's have a chat and see how we can accommodate them.