Company Description

We are Tipico, a team of teams and the biggest sports-betting operator in Germany. Our goal is to amplify the emotions of millions of people experiencing sports every day. We are driven by our core values passion, progress and trust to secure the best possible product for our users. 

Tipico is expanding its operations in the USA! Become part of our success team.

Job Description

Your playing field:

Are you excited about high-volume modern technolgy envioronments and have a passion for building amazing product ?

If so you're in the right place! We are looking for people who want to build cutting edge products in the sportsbetting industry. We want innovators, we want doers!

Are you experienced in modern architecture and technology ?

Do you think in JAVA, or server-side tech like JBoss, Servlets, JSP, JSF, EJBs, maybe spring framework, IoC and Microservices or even ReactJS, Redux, NPM and Lerna?

We are looking for someone able to write clean code with an eye for performance and scalability, able to work in a team and on his own initiative. Positive attitude with the ability to understand specifications and transform them into high quality code with very strong analytical and problem-solving skills are also a must have. Some of the day to day tasks involve:

  • Working closely with product management to help out identifying technical limitations when dealing with product requirements
  • Supporting architects and development team in brainstorming sessions to go forward with new development for both backend and frontend technologies
  • Developing new features across the entire stack including keeping unit test coverage above 90%
  • Helping automation engineers in APIs automated tests and e2e tests
  • Maintaining and optimising current code base, both backend and frontend 
  • Reviewing pull requests by other developers and giving constructive feedback
  • Participating in grooming sessions to assess user stories, give feedback to product manager and provide estimates in story points
  • Promoting and ensuring engineering excellence
  • Giving daily updates in daily stand-up sessions with the team
  • Maintaining system technical documentation
  • Helping out in solving P1 (high priority) issues, if any
  • Mentoring junior developers and helping them out when necessary


What skills should you bring to the pitch:

As a full stack developer, we are not looking for candidates who will necessarily tick all the below boxes, but having a strong hold of an area with keen interest to learn the rest makes you an eligible candidate we would like to meet. We are looking for candidates with:

  • Minimum 3 years’ experience in software development, ideally in an agile environment
  • Ability to write clean code with an eye for performance and scalability
  • Ability to work in a team and on his own initiative
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Positive attitude with the ability to understand specifications and transform them into high quality code
  • Extensive experience using Java with deep knowledge on OOP principles and design patterns
  • Strong Knowledge of Spring Framework, IoC and Microservices
  • Good knowledge of front-end technologies such as HTML, JavaScript and CSS
  • Experience in ReactJS, Redux, NPM and Lerna

The following would also be good to have:

  • Experience in iGaming is considered to be an asset
  • Knowledge of server-side technologies such as Application Servers (preferably JBoss), Servlets, JSP, JSF, EJBs and templating engines
  • Experience with CI and Source control systems such as Jenkins and Git
  • Junit and Mockito or similar technologies
  • Basic knowledge of Linux
  • Familiarity with relational and NoSQL databases
  • Familiarity with cloud technologies such as AWS and Kubernetes

Additional Information

What's in it for you:

  • A state-of-the-art technology stack and transaction volumes
  • Work in an environment where you, your work and ideas matter and have an impact
  • Building up a green field product from scratch, be part of the first in the new and upcoming USA online sportsbetting market
  • Work in a new and young business with high potential and growth
  • Build your own success story together with us
  • Start-up feeling, backed-up by the group. Leading European sports betting house, this is a high-volume business and working
  • Self-organized, self-responsible and entrepreneurial employees
  • Medical, Optical, Dental Health Benefits

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On the Hudson River waterfront. You’re steps away from upscale amenities in this trendy area and 15 minutes from Manhattan via Path or Ferry.

An Insider's view of Tipico

How would you describe the company’s work-life balance?

I really appreciated the way Tipico value work-life balance. I realise an exciting and challenging job does not necessarily mean to jeopardize your personal life.Sport is very important for my well-being for instance. I work out every day and feel empowered by the company to do so. I like this is all based on trust and respect.

Nicolas Leboeuf

Data Marketing Manager

What does your typical day look like?

Nothing starts without a first cup of coffee! After that I jump right in. I like to manage my own time so usually I catch-up with my messages and pending tasks then I am able to put focus on the most important part of my job which is the candidates.

I'm always on the lookout for great people to join our amazing team :D

Elisabeth Mertens

Talent Acquisition Specialist

How has your career grown since starting at the company?

Tipico provides great opportunity, we have so many examples of people development. I think I am also a great example, I joined in 2014, was given the opportunity to build a small team of data engineering which then grew into a department of 35 great people running the business tooling of the group.. now I am very excited to drive the USA Venture.

Adrian Vella

Managing Director

What unique initiatives do you have that encourage innovation?

Every day in the office I get to witness progress driven by passionate people working towards the same goals. I get to work with a multicultural team that knows how to share a good laugh, embrace innovation and upholds continuous open minded communication.

Katja Meyer

Gaming CRM Team Manager

What projects are you most excited about?

It is an exciting journey wen are in to grow a customer base in the USA. A completely new market, new opportunities with focus on so many different sports. In CRM, the most exciting projects are always related to optimise the personalisation continuously, to target customers at the right time with the right content supported by AI. Future is now!

Matthias Kaiser

CRM Team Manager

What are Tipico Perks + Benefits

Tipico Benefits Overview

Startup culture, High volume Business

Medical , Dental , Vision

Friends outside of work
Eat lunch together
Open door policy
Team owned deliverables
Team based strategic planning
Group brainstorming sessions
Health Insurance & Wellness Benefits
Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
Disability Insurance
Dental Benefits
Vision Benefits
Health Insurance Benefits
Life Insurance
Retirement & Stock Options Benefits
401(K) Matching
Performance Bonus
Vacation & Time Off Benefits
Generous PTO
Paid Holidays
Paid Sick Days
Perks & Discounts
Casual Dress
Commuter Benefits
Company Outings
Relocation Assistance
Professional Development Benefits
Job Training & Conferences
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