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Senior Back End Software Developer in Test
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Our team is building the next generation Sports Betting platform that optimises flexibility performance, responsiveness and resiliency. The technologies we like to use include Java, SpringBoot, Kafka, Cassandra, Postgres, Kubernetes, AWS, Postgres, etc.

We are looking for an experienced Software Developer in Test (Backend). It’s a hands-on role within a delivery team and you won’t ever be sat twiddling your thumbs. We’re looking for a curious engineer who wants to push forward, faster and smarter, never settling for second best. And if you’re anything like us, you won’t rest until a problem is solved.

Your role in the team

  • Analysing and identifying the most efficient level and type of testing needed across the development and release cycle, and which automated tests will provide the most value and coverage
  • Developing and evolving test frameworks, tooling, CI / CD and testing infrastructure
  • Working with the team to develop feature test strategies and writing verification plans using existing test infrastructure
  • Translating functional and non-functional requirements into test cases
  • Working closely with the team to analyse, debug and resolve the bugs
  • A commitment to monitoring and observability

What we are looking for

We are committed to responsible gambling, and we are looking for people who can support our ethos. To apply to this post, you will:

  • Have great testing knowledge
  • Have the ability to code, ideally in Java but we can teach you
  • Have experience with Performance Testing using tools such as JMeter/Gatling
  • Have familiarity with cloud technologies such as AWS, Microservices, RESTful APIs, Docker, and Kubernetes

What we offer

Our roles offer more than just a job, you’ll become part of the Grand Parade family! We have created an environment where our people can thrive. Check out some fantastic benefits on offer:

  • Financial: You will be compensated with a competitive base salary and benefits
  • Healthcare: We prioritise your health and well-being, offering fully paid private healthcare via Lux Med
  • Life assurance: Safeguarding your financial future and offering peace of mind with a company-sponsored life assurance plan
  • Wellbeing events: Including workshops, webinars; Psychological Helpline for you and your loved ones; access to psychological platforms such as Unmind
  • Social activities: We love a chance to share knowledge and have fun, coordinating meetups, quality questions events and hackathons
  • Free parking: You’ll have access to underground parking space for cars, motorcycles and bikes
  • Other perks: Fully paid Multisport pass or MyBenefit cafeteria points, employee referral program, and an extra day off for your birthday. We also offer free English and Polish classes for our colleagues!
  • Hybrid working: Our employees can work from home up to 80% of the time with 20% of office time built in to ensure we get some face-to-face collaborative team time - and the chance for a coffee and a catch-up!

More about Grand Parade

At Grand Parade, we make a huge investment in everyone, offering great career development opportunities. Our people are at the heart of everything we do. We offer a fast-paced environment where we have fun, celebrate success, and give you all the support you’ll need to be your best self. Now part of 888 holdings group, together we’re on a journey to build a better business.

With us, you’ll benefit from flexibility and a culture built on trust. We’ll give you the space to be yourself and the tools you need to protect our customers while they play. We’ll invest in your future to help you develop your unique strengths and build a career that’s right for you.


At Grand Parade, we prioritise diversity, equity, and inclusion for the benefit of our company, employees, and communities. We foster a welcoming and safe workplace that values all forms of diversity and provides opportunities for growth.

Sound good? Then you belong at our place! The first step in the recruitment process is kickstarting your application, followed by an initial screening call and an interview stage.

Apply today to kickstart your application with the Grand Parade Family!