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Mid-level and Senior Java Developers (Multiple Roles)

  • 496231
  • Melbourne, VIC, Australia
  • Full time

As a Software Engineer at Sportsbet, you will take ownership of development, problem resolution and domain modelling, all while using event driven architecture. You will work together with a dedicated team to solve issues and deliver solutions. You will also be responsible for testing, monitoring and maintaining operations & performance of these solutions. You will be working with the latest technologies within a super talented team to build platforms that deliver amazing customer experiences. 

The team: 

The Betting and Generosity Platform team is responsible for relevant backend services which integrate across multiple online platforms to deliver features which drive the best experiences for our customers. 

We are in a competitive industry so smart lean delivery and innovation are key for our success and we have some of the best talent Australia has to offer to make sure we are successful.  

We look to prioritise personal development opportunities for our team members, so they are up to speed on the latest technologies, practices and ways of working to help them in their career growth.  

As an organisation, we love to have FUN so we make sure to take some time off tools and bond as a team with events throughout the year. 

The role: 

You are self-starting and passionate about working with our stakeholders in an agile environment to build and deliver quality, secure & highly performant API’s and applications. 

You can BE BOLD and lead with experimentation with fast feedback loops.  

This role ensures our platforms continually meet the current and future needs of Sportsbet. 

 Key Responsibilities: 

  • 5+ years of experience in software development languages and frameworks, such as but not limited to Java 8+, Spring Boot, Kafka, Microservices architecture and AWS 

  • Experience in developing AWS cloud services and understanding design for scalability, performance and reliability 

  • Familiarity with CI/CD methodologies and tools such as Jenkins 

  • Experience in software engineering practices, application security and developing highly scalable applications 

  • Experience with Docker and managing a container based micro-service architecture 

  • A strong focus on unit testing, integration testing and automation 

  • Willing to adapt, mentor & share knowledge within & across functional practices 

  • Passion for putting the customer at the heart of every decision 



Who we are: 

At Sportsbet we love different. Whether you love to rock your Metallica tee or Marc Jacobs, we like to focus on what you’re great at and how you’re going to make our team even better. With over 7000+ globally cool, clever and curious people around the world, we’re a global player, but in Australia, we’re tight-knit with 700 of us bringing excitement to life every day locally. 

Sportsbet’s commitment to responsible gambling is genuine and demonstrated through the wide range of responsible gambling initiatives and tools we offer that go over and above industry requirements. We care about our team members and customers and everyone at Sportsbet has a role to play in bringing our commitment to Responsible Gambling to life. Check out the tools and information we provide our customers to help manage their gambling on our dedicated site at 

The Perks 

We don’t expect you to do all this for free, so along with a very competitive salary we will also provide you with: 

  • 25 days annual leave (a whole extra week of holidays) 

  • Tailored career development programs, as well as a commitment to developing Thought Leader and Specialist Talent programs 

  • Genuine flexible working and remote working policy 

  • Discounted gym memberships, free breakfast and loads of event and conference tickets and many more 

  • Best in class Parental Leave program with six months paid leave for Primary Carers 

We’re a flexible, progressive, open-minded, and inclusive employer who welcomes you for who you are, as you are. 

If this all sounds good, then we can’t wait to connect with you… so please apply now! 



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