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Paddy Power Betfair Plc

C# Developer

Paddy Power Betfair Plc

  • Dublin City Centre / Dublin South
  • Not disclosed
  • Permanent full-time
  • Updated 10/09/2012
  • Jonathan Hart
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Description

As part of the Rapid Application Development (RAD) team based within the trading room this individual will be tasked with developing software models and risk trading tools that are of a complex and extremely time-critical nature.

 

Company Information

Paddy Power is a global Plc, headquartered in Ireland, with 2,400 employees worldwide. The amount staked by customers in 2011 was almost €5 billion. It is one of the fastest growing, innovative and dynamic businesses in the betting and gaming sector. It has seen record operating profit in 2011, following year on year growth of around 30% for each of the past ten years. It is an ambitious, cash rich company that recognises technology as critical to further accelerating its growth.

Opportunity

The Trading Room within Paddy Power is industry leading. Using a combination of talented people, cutting edge bespoke software and unparalleled quantitative trading techniques the company is able to offer its B2C and B2B customers an unequalled breadth of pricing, product and risk management systems 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.

The Trading Room, in its provision of live price feeds and risk management expertise to some of the largest gaming operators in the world, relies heavily on expert sports and racing traders as well as the ability to harness high volumes of data using real-time trading applications.

It is this use of innovative technology, in conjunction with industry expertise and sophisticated analytics, that enables the Paddy Power traders to successfully make the mission critical decisions necessary in a high-pressure trading environment.

As part of the Rapid Application Development (RAD) team based within the trading room this individual will be tasked with developing software models and risk trading tools that are of a complex and extremely time-critical nature. They will be immersed in innovative trading technology and a technically challenging environment with opportunities to broaden their skill-set and experience.

Main duties & responsibilities:

  • Design and develop scalable, high performance trading applications in C#
  • Craft high quality, maintainable code using industry standard best practice techniques
  • Analyse and gather business requirements and architect appropriate solutions
  • Troubleshoot and debug real-time development issues
  • Work in an agile manner which will require effectively managing own task list while being very proactive in managing time

Education & Experience Required:

  • 2 + years of commercial programming experience using Microsoft .NET(C#)
  • Hands on experience developing scalable and performance-critical software through parallel computing and fine tuning.
  • Deep understanding of OOP and .NET core concepts
  • Experience of .NET 4.0, WPF, SQL
  • Commercial knowledge of producing WCF systems, HPC solutions or multithreaded real time applications
  • Experience of C and C++ a bonus
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills (both written and verbal).
  • Bachelors/Masters degree in technology or related discipline
  • Knowledge of gambling advantageous and interest in sport a must

We offer a highly attractive benefits package, commensurate with a leading Plc, including; salary, bonus, pension, healthcare and life cover.

The Group focuses heavily on employee communication, development and retention. Our people are pivotal to everything we do and we are fortunate to have such a range of talented people that epitomise our devotion to customer service, our dedication to product excellence and our brand values of ‘fun, fair and friendly’.

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