Senior Software Engineer Java

About the role 


We are looking for a Software engineer to join a team of talented developers that have a strong focus on customer centricity. You love the idea of working with mission critical product with millions of end users and zero downtime. 


The Tech organisation here at Kindred is driven by our company's purpose “To transform gambling to ensure fair play, the best deal and a great experience for our players”.  Kindred Group believes in the growth and empowerment of our people.  


We promote an open and proactive culture where our developers and testers are encouraged to learn and contribute in ways outside the usual development work. This can include areas such as participating in different internal development academies, conferences, public speaking, and leadership among others.  


Some interesting facts about Tech at Kindred Group: 


  • We have an uptime of 99,95% across our sites  
  • We did 9 800 production releases last year and targeting 11,000 releases in 2021  
  • Our platform consists of more than 300 micro-services  
  • More than 50 million transactions per day  
  • More than 40 game providers integrated  
  • More than 20 payment providers integrated  
  • Millions of events going daily to our big data platform  


What will you be doing? 


You will participate in design discussions with your colleagues to find great solutions to complex engineering challenges. We strongly believe in the “You Design it, You Build It, You Test It, You Run It, You Tweak It” ethos and everyone is expected to take part of the full system life cycle to ensure reliability and uptime of the production environment. 

We like to use: 


  • Java, Spring, Spring Boot, JMS, Hibernate, JSON  
  • Oracle, Couchbase 
  • Git, Maven, RPM, Docker  
  • Continuous delivery  
  • Best development practices  
  • Agile and lean values 


About you 


  • You find the description of this role exciting and want to build scalable software in a distributed architecture, and above all are passionate about solving complex problems in a fast-paced and ever-changing environment. 
  • You're a positive person by nature and have a passion for what you do, putting teamwork and collaboration above all else. 
  • You take great pride in your ability to grasp complex business scenarios and translating them into solutions with clean and performant code. 
  • You believe in yourself and your own abilities, but also appreciate that there is an endless ocean of new things to learn and take on board, cherishing the opportunity to do so. 
  • You have a strong knowledge of core Java and practices and principles.  


Application process 


To apply for this role click on the "Apply for this role" button and complete the short web form, please add a covering letter explaining your motivations for applying and your salary expectations. Our recruitment team will be in touch shortly. 


Learn more 


For more information about the recruitment process please click here 

To find out more about our values please click here 

For the latest events that we are attending or hosting click here 

To watch a video about the development structure here at Kindred Group click here 



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Kindred House, 17-25 Hartfield Road, Wimbledon, London, United Kingdom, SW19 3SE
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25 Days Holiday
Private Medical
Wellbeing Allowance
Maternity/Paternity leave
Eye test
3 days CSR leave
Anniversary awards
Travel loan
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