Gibraltar, Stratford
Vacancy Type:
23 (Entain)

As Principal Engineer, you will autonomously oversee the entire lifecycle of highly complex projects and features, encompassing design, development, and deployment within the team. You will work closely with the Real Time CRM Engineering Lead and Development Team, to ensure stability and scalability are at the forefront of any implementations. 

Salary: Competitive, plus great benefits.
Location: UK or Gibraltar

Reporting to the Engineering Lead, you will be part of the Insights, Data & Analytics team who are responsible for ensuring stability and scalability are at the forefront of any implementations.

Are you ready for solving incredibly complex problems in a-typical environments? We bet you are.

What you will do

  • Possesses an in-depth understanding of multiple programming languages and paradigms, including proficiency in Java, Spring Boot, and Node.js, with a focus on microservices architecture and React for front-end development.
  • Demonstrates a high level of proficiency in a specific technology area while maintaining a working understanding of how related systems interact with their technology stack, particularly emphasizing expertise in TypeScript, extensive AWS services, and Postgres databases.
  • Works on challenging the tech status quo and provides solutions to propose improvements, automation, and tech modernization within the Java, Spring Boot, and microservices ecosystem.
  • Enhances architecture and code structure within the React and Node.js domains to promote testability, maintainability, and scalability.
  • Analise the broader technical picture, identifying bottlenecks, dependencies, and influences with other components or parts of the system within the specific technology landscape.

Who you are

  • Proficiency in Java programming with exposure to modern Java language features. Familiarity with additional modern programming languages like Go, Node.js, and Python.
  • Strong problem-solving skills within a distributed architecture.
  • Expertise in system design, object-oriented design, design patterns, and principles.
  • Comprehensive understanding of the Software Development Lifecycle, ensuring a systematic and efficient approach to application development.
  • Skill in building performant, high-frequency, low-latency, scalable, and highly available applications.
  • Ability to design solutions according to requirements, encompassing Monolith/Microservices, SQL, and Synchronous/Asynchronous paradigms.
  • Proficiency in Continuous Integration/Continuous Deployment Automation & Orchestration.
  • Competence in containerization of applications and automated deployments using tools like CodeDeploy
  • Expertise in APIs/Web Service Integration for seamless communication and data exchange between software systems.

What We Offer

Sports betting, gaming and interactive entertainment is changing, and we’re leading that change. By putting people first. By placing exciting, engaging and entertaining experiences at more fingertips than ever before. We're pulling into pole position by pushing boundaries further. With innovation. With technology. But most importantly, with people like you. Because when you join the Entain family, it’s your game. So let’s win together.

At Entain, we know that signing top players requires a great starting package, and plenty of support to inspire peak performance. Join us, and a competitive salary is just the beginning. Depending on your role and location, you can expect to receive benefits like a regular bonus, healthcare support, a stake in our success through our ShareSave scheme, great development opportunities, wellbeing support, and so much more. And outside of this, you’ll have the chance to turn recognition from leaders and colleagues into amazing prizes, join a winning team of talented people and be a part of an inclusive and supporting community where everyone is celebrated for being themselves. 

Keywords: Product, Tech, Java, Cloud, AWS, Development, Engineering

Should you need any adjustments or accommodations to the recruitment process, at either application or interview, please contact us.

About Entain

We may sit on the FTSE100, but for millions of customers worldwide, we’re the brands they hold in their hands – and heart. As the home of household names like Ladbrokes, Foxy and PartyPoker, to name just a few, we elevate lives with moments of excitement. And right now we’re elevating ourselves above the competition. We’re leading the industry in bold new directions - and it’s our diverse and talented team who are making this possible. Believe us, the best is yet to come. For our customers. For our future. For your career.

DEI and Wellbeing @ Entain

Our vision is to be the world leader in betting, gaming and interactive entertainment, and we know that the most successful businesses are the most sustainable ones. Diversity and inclusion is key to sustainability and success and our goal is to attract, engage and retain the best talent globally, bringing the best thinking to our business from inside and outside of our sector. Our ambition is to make sure everyone at Entain feels valued, respected and included. Inclusion is embedded in everything we do, because we know when we feel respected and heard, we do our best work. Sustainability drives everything we do, and doing what’s right is one of our core values. Diverse teams have more creativity, imagination, innovation and problem solving capabilities. We are committed to tackling inequalities and creating a diverse and inclusive business. Here, we celebrate our individual differences, and make sure everyone feels supported, respected, and empowered to thrive – and that starts from the moment you apply to join us. We want our employees to feel healthy and supported at home and at work. That’s why we have our Well-me programme, which provides information, tools and training to help our people look after their mental and physical wellbeing in ways that matter to them.

Life @ Entain

We’re a team who love to play, and win, together. We love building bonds between our people, and we love to build your career up too. Join us, and we won’t just be your employer, we’ll be your biggest cheerleader. We’ll give you the power to lead the conversation on your learning and career goals from day one, and then get behind you with all the support you need to take your career – and our business – to new heights.