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Software Engineer – Java / AWS / Python

  • 496142
  • Melbourne, VIC, Australia
  • Full time

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

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 team:

The Customer Experience Team is the foundation for all things “customer” within the Sportsbet app, as well as partners with our Martech teams, to deliver the best experiences for our customers . You will be working in a cross-functional Agile team of capabilities responsible for delivering the exciting features and products for Sportsbet customers across multiple online platforms. 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. 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 Martech stakeholders to build and deliver amazing customer experiences through our mobile apps and website. You will play an important role in ensuring our platforms continually meet the current and future needs of Sportsbet.


Key Responsibilities:

  • Demonstrated and detailed experience in application development using Java 8+, Kotlin and/or NodeJS 6+, Python
  • Experience in developing AWS cloud services and having an understanding of design for scalability, performance and reliability
  • Familiarity with CI/CD methodologies and tools such as Jenkins
  • Experience in engineering practices such as design-driven development, 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


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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