What you can expect
To work in a company that is part of the Paddy Power Betfair Group is to work in one of the largest and fastest-growing online betting and gaming operators in the world.
Here you'll experience different, because this is a place where tenacious, adaptable and quick thinkers thrive and only the best manage to get a position.
At Blip you will be working in an international environment with
More than 7500 employees (close to 300 in Porto);
16 distinct locations around the globe, 4 of them technology development centers;
You will be working on a high scale and high demand environment. This will mean :
Delivering product at scale for over 5 million customers;
Deliver performant product. 99,9% of transactions in less than a second and that our systems process more than 7 million transactions every day (more than all the European stock exchanges combined).
Deliver high transitional products. We are in fact part of the API Billionaire's club supporting and evolving an API serving more than 2.5Bn calls a day.
You will find a diverse technical landscape to explore, leverage and innovate :
Java, Spring, Kafka, Chef, Ansible, Puppet, Cassandra, Storm, Open TSDB, Python, Scala, Akka, GoLang (all of the up to date) are some of the technologies and frameworks that you will naturally find.
You will find a high availability delivery environment :
The products you develop will comply with ambitious uptime targets : less than 50 minutes downtime expected per year;
You will be working in a truly continuous delivery environment that includes :
Continuous Integration, Deployment and Testing;
You will be working in an environment where we strongly believe that our people are our most important asset and we invest on them intensively. This means :
Having a continuous personal development process;
Investing in your competences development not seen as a perk but as a fundamental must : for two years in a row (2017 and 2018) Blip was voted as the best company for personal and professional development in Portugal;
Working in Blip will also mean working in an environment deeply focused on the wellbeing, happiness and sense of belonging of our employees.
Our mottos are "Work-life balance" and "Full flexibility, full responsibility". You will find benefits like :
The possibility to work remotely;
Showers and locker rooms;
Bicycle parking for you to explore alternatives on commuting to work;
Fully provisioned kitchen with free breakfast and coffee breaks;
Doctor, masseuse, nutritionist and ergonomist at the office;
Choice of operating system;
Own your laptop and accessories;
CSR - 2 social days allowance;
3 Extra days of vacation;
Blip Baby Kit;
Referral bonus scheme;
The needed background Key Responsibilities
Design and develop software as part of an agile team with short iterations and frequent releases;
Contribute to planning and the subsequent development of applications;
Evolutionary approach on the owned systems. Ensure they are up to date with frequent upgrades and constant revaluation of possible better alternatives;
Scale, maintain and stabilize focused on performance and resilience, the several infrastructural environments;
Contribute to planning and development of our technological stack;
Key experience & qualifications
Awareness and experience in using agile methodologies;
Java, development experience of a high concurrency / high transactional, multi-currency and multi time zone solutions;
Client server protocols and some familiarity with the TCP / IP network stack;
Familiarity with design patterns and to be able to understand and design systems around these concepts;
Expertise on the following (preferably all) technologies
Familiar with the usage of automatic alerting and real time series metric collection and analysis;
Familiar with the JVM and its monitoring and optimization usage activities;
Have good OS (Linux) knowledge to be able to troubleshoot virtualization / network problems;
Understand the RPM package management system to be able to create and maintain RPM binaries;
So what are you waiting for? Come and join the best team in Portugal!
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