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Senior Big Data Engineer

Jackpotjoy group is part of Gamesys Group, and a global online gaming operator with over 30 online bingo and casino brands including Jackpotjoy, Costa Bingo, Vera&John, Botemania, Starspins, and Intercasino. We are currently looking to continue expanding our acquisition team across multiple disciplines and markets.

At Jackpotjoy Group, the Big Data Platform is the foundation for all product decisions that directly or indirectly enhance the customer experience. Our data platform is a core component to the organization and is the foundation for various initiatives throughout the whole group. Initiatives ranging from standard reporting and operational notifications to advanced machine learning models and real-time complex event processing. 

We are now looking for the next Senior Big Data Engineer to join our team and be part of this exciting and challenging journey where you will be presented with very interested challenges and be exposed to leading data related technologies. 

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Creating and managing data pipelines from various disparate sources 
  • Leverage Big Data technologies to enhance our home-grown Data Platform
  • Ensuring a high degree of data quality, scalability, and availability 
  • Working on PoC's for selected technologies that are yet to be adopted 
  • Work closely with Data Scientists to deploy machine learning models 

Skills & Qualifications:

  • 4+ years of previous software engineering experience or B.Sc/ M.Sc in Computer Science or related field 
  • Experience with RDBMS, Columnar, and NoSQL databases such as MySQL, Oracle, Redshift, DynamoDB 
  • Thorough knowledge in Scala, Python, or Java 
  • Cloud computing experience on AWS, Microsoft Azure, or GCP  
  • Stream data processing experience with technologies like Kinesis Streams, Pulsar, Kafka, and Apache Flink 
  • Experience with ELK Stack or similar technologies such as Apache Solr 
  • Familiarity with source control systems (such as GIT) 
  • iGaming experience desired 


We believe this process works both ways, so what can we do for you? We’re a motivated team aiming to become one of the best casino teams in the business, and our company is one of the fastest growing companies in the industry. We’ve come a long way in a short time and we want only the best candidates on board to join us as we keep reaching new heights!

Or, know someone who would be a perfect fit? Let them know!


The Emporium, Triq C. De Brocktorff, Msida
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  • Relocation opportunities

    Does this sound like the perfect role for you, but you’re not based in Malta? Fear not! If we feel that YOU are the most successful candidate for a position, then we will offer a very attractive relocation package and full visa support to help you settle here.

  • Full ownership

    We encourage all our employees to take complete ownership of whatever they’re working on. Be confident. Be empowered. Be successful.

  • Fast career track

    Do you know where you want to be in five years’ time? Then tell us! We love a long-term plan and will do our best to help you get there.

  • Amazing colleagues

    Hey, we have to spend eight hours a day together. That’s over 2,000 hours a year. They don’t just need to be pretty awesome people, they need to be the best of the best.

  • Health insurance & gym allowance

    Your health and wellbeing are of utmost importance to us, so you will also benefit from a company-sponsored private health insurance scheme for yourself and your direct dependents (spouse and children), as well as a yearly allowance on your fitness-related expenses.

  • Added benefits

    A company phone, daily breakfast, monthly massage, monthly office BBQ, and quarterly social events – these are some of the extra benefits you’ll enjoy when you join Jackpotjoy Group.

Office Culture & Environment

We pride ourselves on being one of the most dynamic multi-brand online casinos, with an ambition to bring the Jackpotjoy Group winning feeling to the world.

We're well on our way to becoming a world-wide player, thanks to a team of over 400 awesome and talented individuals, across 12 offices globally - on a mission to drive us towards being the best in the business. 

We work hard and play hard, and if this sounds like the place for you, then you're in the right corner.

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