Fitzdares

Our audience is smart, they like a challenge – it’s our wits against theirs, and may the best man win.

  • Founded 2005
  • 16-50 Employees
  • 0-5 Engineers
  • Gaming

About Fitzdares

Founded in 2006, Fitzdares is an exclusive invitation only bookmaker. The brand harks back to an era of trust and good sportsmanship.

We have a definite aesthetic, English craftsmanship, classic jaguar cars, Dunhill fashion, and a touch of the Ian Fleming.

Our audience is smart, they like a challenge – it’s our wits against theirs, and may the best man win.

At the end of this year we are scaling the business up and launching our betting app into the UK market - targeting a wealthy and aspirational audience. Fitzdares will set a new tone in the betting industry by prioritising relationships, authenticity and expertise. We are socially responsible and aim make a positive difference in the sporting world.

You will be assisted by a rapidly expanding team of bright, capable people and work with new technologies.

Fitzdares is looking for talented developers to join our existing team based in Notting Hill, London. We are a close-knit team of passionate developers and want to hire the right people to join us.

We are heavily investing in systems and marketing and you will be working in a rapidly growing company to help us scale our proprietary platform, developed in-house. We’re breaking new ground in the online sports gambling world using the latest technology.

Our technology stack uses mostly Ruby (2.x) on Rails (4.x) backed by MySQL for the backend, with a rich internal interface powered by Backbone, Websockets and a host of other technologies. We also have an EmberJS mobile app backed by a Rails API.

You will be working in an agile team following Scrum methodology reporting to the Head of Software Development. We have in place a Git workflow which utilises pull requests in Github, code reviews and continuous integration - We deploy to AWS using Puppet and build pipelines through Jenkins.

We believe great developers deserve the right environment and resources to help them grow. We have a variety of perks aimed at making sure you can be productive and that continuous improvement isn’t just happening with the software we produce.

However we think the best part is the opportunity to work with other talented developers.

Above all we are looking for developers who enjoy what they do and are good at it!

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Tech Stack
  • Ruby
  • Ruby on Rails
  • RSpec
  • MySQL
  • JavaScript
  • AWS
  • EmberJS
  • Elixir

Perks
  • 10% Personal Investment Time
  • Healthy Education Budget
  • Annual Conference Tickets
  • 24 Days of Holiday + Bank Holidays
  • Top Kit (latest MBPs/XPS | dual monitors etc)
  • 60% Remote Working
  • Very competitive bonus scheme
  • Pension contributions up to 6%
  • Death in service cover
  • Quarterly Reviews