Senior Software Developer
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theScore

501-1,000 employees

Digital sports media and betting platform
Company Overview
theScore, a subsidiary of PENN Entertainment, stands out as a leader in the sports media and betting industry, boasting one of North America's most popular sports apps that provides personalized live scores, news, and betting information. The company's competitive edge lies in its immersive mobile sports betting and iCasino experience, offered through 'theScore Bet Sportsbook & Casino' app, which is live in Ontario. With a strong focus on engaging fans through its digital media, sports betting products, and esports platforms, theScore fosters a dynamic culture that thrives on technical innovation and industry leadership.
Consumer Software

Company Stage

N/A

Total Funding

$268.1M

Founded

2012

Headquarters

Toronto, Canada

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

14%

1 year growth

26%

2 year growth

83%
Locations
Toronto, ON, Canada
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
gRPC
Kubernetes
Agile
Elixir
Git
Data Structures & Algorithms
Jest
Apache Kafka
Postgres
SCRUM
REST APIs
CategoriesNew
Software Engineering
Requirements
  • A solid foundation in computer science, with strong competencies in data structures, distributed systems, algorithms and software design.
  • Passionate about clean code architecture and software craftsmanship.
  • Experience with a modern web framework and consuming and building APIs.
  • Experience with Git and GitHub or similar.
  • A strong grasp and experience with relational databases; including PostgreSQL.
  • An interest in designing, building, and optimizing distributed systems.
  • Excellent communication skills, including solid technical writing abilities.
  • A drive for finding simple solutions to complex problems.
  • Knowledge and familiarity with caching strategies and tools.
  • Always trying to understand problems from a fundamental perspective.
  • Experience with testing frameworks such as ExUnit, RSpec, Jest, pytest or equivalent.
  • NICE TO HAVE: Experience with Kubernetes, Kafka, gRPC, experience with functional programming and experience or excitement about the payments industry.
Responsibilities
  • Working with our preferred technology stack (Primarily Elixir/Phoenix, LiveView).
  • Collaborate regularly with engineers, product managers, designers to bring new features and products to our patrons.
  • Develop, scale, and optimize amazing GraphQL & RESTful APIs.
  • Design and build foundational components that improve the reliability and scalability of our backend services.
  • Solve technical problems of the highest scope and complexity.
  • Strive to reduce technical debt, while communicating with teammates about any larger refactor.
  • Be part of our backend service teams supporting web and mobile clients.
  • Participate in the design, architecture, and delivery of new features in a collaborative agile/scrum environment.
  • Collaborate with the team to define and improve our documentation, internal style guide, maintainability and best practices.
  • Actively participate in Engineering efforts that help streamline the experience of our payments product.
  • Provide mentorship to other developers on the team.
  • Other duties as required.
Desired Qualifications
  • Experience with Kubernetes, Kafka, gRPC, experience with functional programming and experience or excitement about the payments industry.