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William Hill Software Engineer | Mobile in Las Vegas, Nevada

Software Engineer | Mobileat William Hill US

Las Vegas, NV

Working with William Hill, you will be at the heart of the technological revolution with one of the world’s most trusted betting and gaming companies. William Hill deals with projects ranging from desktop or mobile casinos and betting sites, to name a few. We process 500 online Sportsbook bets per second each Saturday, that’s the same as the number of orders processed by Amazon UK, on its busiest day of the year. We deal with more than 20 million users daily; impressed? You can be sure there are many more challenges waiting for you.

When we say cutting edge, we mean it. Here, you can work on highly reliable systems with low latency, much like the transactional systems of the best financial institutions, but…with the fun included.

You will have access to development opportunities, including IT conferences, internal training, and lunch and learn sessions. You will be part of a great working atmosphere, performing complex work in a collaborative team of amazing people, with forward-thinking managers. You will have the opportunity to make an impact.

What You Will Do…

  • Design and develop mobile apps for next-generation customer betting devices on the Android platform

  • Support new and existing products and software

  • Integrate with cross platforms: web, mobile, and tablet devices for customers

  • Collaborate with cross-functional business units in an Agile Scrum environment

  • Think big, provide ideas on how to make the mobile application better

  • Meet deadlines set forth by the leadership team

  • Work with QA/Automation team to test code prior to production release

Does this sound like you?...

  • 5+ years of experience designing and developing on the Android platform, including Java, Android Studio, Gradle, and ADB

  • Strong knowledge of Android UI design principles, patterns, and best practices

  • Familiarity with cloud message APIs and push notifications (Google Beacon Platform / Firebase)

  • Understanding of different versions of Android and how to deal with different screen sizes and peripherals

  • Prior work experience on a product development team in an Agile environment is a huge plus

  • Development of applications using Google location services

  • Web architectures and services (HTTP, REST, etc.)

  • Persisting data (User Defaults)

  • Background operations (AsyncTask)

  • Experience with developing applications that are high volume, high availability is preferred (prior casino/gambling, financial, healthcare, insurance industry experience)

Essential Functions/Exposures:

  • Must be able to sit for extended periods of time

  • Must be able to type and talk on the phone for extended periods of time