Salary:
Up to £30,000 + Benefits
Location:
Oldham
Vacancy Type:
Permanent
Brand:
03 (Bwin)
About The Role

We are a leading, global, digital gaming and gambling business, constantly looking to push boundaries and develop the industry. We want to make digital gaming and gambling more enjoyable for all our customers. Our portfolio of sports betting and gaming companies includes some of the most well-known brands in the industry, such as Ladbrokes, bwin, and Coral. 

We are looking for a Prototype Game Developer/Mathematician to join our in-house games team. This role will be based within our development studio in Oldham, Greater Manchester. 

Our Games team develop gaming products for our global online sites and retail shops, these include Slot Games, Scratch Cards and Reactor Games. Our games are some of the best in the market with innovative concepts and new features; player experience is at the heart of what we do. 

In this role, you’ll work closely with our Head of WIN, presenting findings of concept and ideas in desired format, graphically diagrams and functioning prototypes. 

 

What you’ll be doing: 

  • Supporting development of new game ideas on a variety of platforms. 

  • Working closely with our Concept Artist to produce and evaluate game ideas. 

  • Ensuring compliance with internal standards and processes. 

  • Contributing to new game ideas. 

  • Evaluating and measuring leading games in the sector. 

  • Liaising with our mathematician to proof and simulate game concepts.  

  • Working to the project plan, assuring all deliverable dates are met, and reporting progress,issues and exceptions to Head of WIN. 

  • Responsible for the quality of all deliverables and performance throughout the lifetime of delivered products. 

  • Facilitating the product development process by coordinating / scheduling meetings with appropriate colleagues. 

 

What we need from you: 

  • Experience in gambling and video game development using C, C++ & HTML5. 

  • Familiar with tools such as WAMP server, Microsoft Visual Studio, WebStorm and have strong knowledge of working in a client / server environment. 

  • A high level of maths/statistical understanding. 

  • Strong personal interest in casino/slot games and knowledge of industry trends and innovations. 

  • A high level of patience, tenacity and great debugging skills.  

  • Strong communication and influencing skills.  

  • Excellent written and verbal communication. 

  • Competent use of Excel and PowerPoint.  

  • Commitment to quality, documentation, and sound testing procedures. 

 

If you’re looking to work in a fast-paced environment, creating exciting and innovating gaming products, then this could be the role for you!

About The Company

We’re Entain. Our vision is to be the world leader in sports betting and gaming entertainment by creating the most exciting and trusted experiences for our customers, revolutionising the gambling space as we go. We’re experts in safer gambling and the company that is at the forefront of responsibility.

Combining technology and entertainment to create products that push the boundaries, Entain is home to a global family of more than 25 well-known brands – names such as bwin, Ladbrokes, Coral, Gala, Betdaq, and many more. With a focus on sustainability and growth, we will transform our sector for our players, for ourselves and for the good of entertainment.

Diversity and inclusion at Entain

As a global employer, Entain is committed to providing a safe, fun, and inclusive culture where our people feel like they truly belong. We are a multicultural business that values, celebrates and respects individual differences, so whatever your sexuality, gender, gender identity, ability, age, race, religion or belief, you will have a voice here, and the space to do your best work. Our diverse internal networks provide the support for you to express your views and make a positive difference, all for the good of entertainment.

Our Culture As real as it gets

At Entain we're a diverse team, sharing a commitment to quality and success.

Whether you're playing a key role in your local community as part of our retail team, or working out the next big gaming trends in our digital team, you'll enjoy a culture and benefits package that we're extremely proud of.