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Java Backend Developer

Location Ljubljana, Slovenia
Posted 30/06/2017
Closes 30/07/2017
Sector Media, Technology & Broadcast
Function IT, Legal, IT, HR, Finance & Procurement
Contract Type Permanent
Hours Full Time
Salary Competitive

Job Description


  • Build and improve back end services that are part of a larger distributed ecosystem.
  • Improve the reliability and efficiency of our back end stack.
  • Create new features and APIs by closely collaborating with our team of product owners.
  • Lead your service(s)through complete delivery pipeline, from design, development all the way todeployment and monitoring in production. 


  • Bachelor's degree in computer science and significant long-term experience as a senior developer 
  • Minimum 5 years experience of java engineering 
  • Strong CS fundamentals:algorithms, data structures, design patterns.
  • Good understanding of OOP principles, concurrent and async programming practices, functional programming,performance analysis.
  • Experience building large-scale fault-tolerant distributed systems.
  • Experience with software engineering best practices (unit testing, CI, code reviews, design documentation).
  • Delivering a code that is performant, maintainable, clear and concise.
  • Creative thinker, keen to further refine the system and process.
  • Willingness to learn new technologies.
  • Positive, can-do attitude.
  • Committed to upholding the highest professional work standards and ethics.
  • Fluent in English, any other European language will be considered as a plus 


  • Work with state-of-the-art equipment to solve our technological challenges
  • Collaborate withsupporting colleagues from all over the world
  • The opportunity to workand develop within an inspiring and fast growing company
  • A challenging butrewarding and fun environment


We change the way the world experiences sport and providecutting-edge solutions to media companies, bookmakers, sports federations andstate authorities. Our team collaborates globally and is committed to solve thechallenges we face on our way - but never without a pinch of fun and play.   Make the team: Join us and shape (y)our future!


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