Overview

Senior .NET Developer needed to help us on the journey to the next level and help build GiveMeSport into the world’s leading sports website.

Technology is one of the key drivers behind the success and growth of GiveMeSport. Working closely with Facebook, Google and other partners we have created a bespoke platform that allows us to create and distribute content to an audience of millions within minutes.

You will join an expanding, hardworking engineering team who are focused on developing efficient, fault tolerant and highly scalable systems.

You should apply if:

  • You want to work on a product that is used by millions, yes millions, of people every day
  • You want to be part of the fastest growing sports platform in the world
  • You can work closely with our marketing and commercial teams
  • You are extremely organised and an excellent communicator
  • You have experience working in an agile development environment (particularly Scrum and Kanban)

Essential Skills:

  • C# and .NET Framework
  • ASP.NET MVC
  • ASP.NET Web API
  • Asynchronous Programming
  • Entity Framework
  • Dependency Injection
  • MS SQL Server 2008+
  • JavaScript, jQuery, AJAX
  • HTML5, CSS3, Bootstrap
  • TDD, MSTest or NUnit
  • SOLID, Refactoring, Design patterns (Repository, UoW), N-Tier architecture
  • Ability to create elegant, loosely coupled systems
  • Experience in system design and architecture planning

Some Desirable Skills

  • .NET Core
  • Angular
  • Redis and Mongo
  • GitHub/Bitbucket/CodePlex account
  • Git, JIRA, TeamCity, Octopus
  • RabbitMQ
  • Docker
  • Selenium
  • Experience working with Azure, AWS and Google cloud infrastructure
  • Experience working with analytics platforms or web performance monitoring
  • Experience with 3rd party advertising scripts
  • Big Data Experience

About GiveMeSport

GiveMeSport is the fastest growing sports media company globally, home of by far the biggest sports publisher page on Facebook with over 25 million fans, and a top 30 website in the UK.

We were established in 2013 and, from developing our own CMS, to our proprietary content distribution platforms, real-time analytics and highly optimised programmatic advertising setup, technology has been at the core of our success in driving a mass audience and building a successful and scalable commercial model.

This success has culminated in huge investment in the business, a merger with a leading artificial intelligence company and massive opportunities for us to bring on board the best talent to build on our industry-leading suite of publishing products and services.

Breaking Data is the leading artificial intelligence company in Canada which uses semantic search, machine learning, data analysis and natural language processing technologies to deliver cutting edge solutions in multiple vertical markets. The merger offers an exciting opportunity to combine GiveMeSport’s knowledge of social media and advanced distribution platforms with Breaking Data’s expertise in machine learning to develop a truly unique sports platform.

Why join us?

  • We are the world’s largest sports publisher on Facebook
  • We have a very fast paced, move fast and break things attitude with a Lean Start-up Mentality and Agile Dev practices
  • There is no dress code, definitely no suits, and we treat you like adults (2 duvet days per year) who have a relaxed yet hard working attitude
  • Ultimately if you love sport and tech, you’ll love working for us as we are the place where you can combine both passions (often at big sporting events)

Tagged as: .NET, Agile, C#, javascript, scrum, TDD