Bit8 is considered among the top most innovative gaming platforms in the Gaming industry.  It has been nominated for a slate of awards, such as ‘Best Software Platform’ by eGR and ‘Innovator of the Year’ at the IGaming Awards of 2014, in London. Bit8 has also won the ‘Software Rising Star of the Year’ of 2014 by eGR. We are looking to recruit top players in their respective fields; stars who do not shy away from innovating, and taking bold steps with those ideas to see them realized!

Our platform services a wide spectrum of operators ranging from start-up clients to some of the top operators in the world.

We are around 70 employees based in Malta and abroad, growing exponentially across multiple roles and skillsets, with operations growing into over 50 countries.

At Bit8, you will work hard and have fun doing it! Employees are given the required space to thrive, build, experiment, and contribute across a number of product features and modules.  At Bit8, careers come with great perks! Are you up for the challenge?

Essential Duties/Responsibilities

  • Ensure the right development of a work package
  • Develop and integrate components into a larger product
  • Respect coding best practices, including unit testing
  • Respect delivery due dates
  • Document and comment source code
  • Develop functional knowledge on casino, sports-bets, poker, payments, and other industry related products
  • Break down and estimate development issues (features, improvements and defects)
  • Independently take issues from Sprint backlog
  • Create incident reports and RCAs when needed
  • Read and understanding detailed program specifications
  • Clarify what actions the program is intended to perform
  • Break down program specification into its simplest elements and translating this logic into the program
  • Devise possible solutions to anticipated problems
  • Combine all elements of the program design and testing it
  • Test sample data-sets to check that output from the program works as intended
  • Conduct end-to-end testing on developed features
  • React to problems and correcting the program as necessary
  • Evaluate and increase the program’s effectiveness and efficiency
  • Adapt the program to new requirements, as necessary
  • Conduct user-acceptance testing to ensure the program can be used easily, quickly and accurately
  • Consult manuals, periodicals and technical reports to learn new ways to develop programs and maintain existing skills and knowledge
  • Update, repair, modify and develop existing software and generic applications.
  • Review current systems
  • Present ideas for system improvements
  • Test the product in controlled, real situations before going live
  • Work closely with analysts, trainers, technical content writers and quality assurance teams
  • Explain developed changes to the training and content writing team to be presented in training packages and manuals for users
  • Maintain the systems once they are up and running

Secondary Duties/Responsibilities

  • Deploy releases to test and staging environments
  • Assist operations team during deployment to production environment
  • Other duties as deemed necessary

maCompetencies

  • Experience with agile methods (Scrum, XP)
  • Experience of business critical web development in a 24/7 business
  • Experience in online gaming industry – preferred
  • Experience in development teams
  • Good analytical skills
  • Good communication skills
  • Driven and results-oriented
  • Takes Initiative
  • Team Player with good social skills
  • Positive attitude
  • Easy to adapt and flexible
  • Fluent English, both written and oral

Requirements

  • At least 4 years working experience, 3 of which in a .Net development environment
  • At least 4 years working experience, 3 of which in a PHP development environment
  • Solid knowledge of C#
  • Solid knowledge of SQL
  • Solid knowledge of Visual Studio Tools
  • Solid knowledge in use of web services
  • Solid knowledge of Ajax, Soap, CSS, Javascript, JQuery and JSON
  • Solid knowledge of PHP5
  • Solid knowledge of Visual Studio Tools
  • Solid knowledge in NetBeans (PHP)
  • Experience in MVC
  • Experience in MVC frameworks (e.g. Yii)
  • Knowledge of SVN would be preferable
  • Knowledge of Angular JS would be considered an asset
  • Knowledge of MySQL
  • Knowledge of stored procedures is considered an asset
  • Ability to document work
  • An eye for detail where every pixel matters
  • Ability to document work
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Bit8 provides a stimulating and friendly work environment and growth prospects for the right candidates. If you believe that you have the right ingredients, have a look at the vacancies listed above and use the form below to apply or alternatively send your CV to Submissions are on an ongoing basis. All applications will be treated in strictest confidence.
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Essential Duties/Responsibilities

  • In charge of managing the project’s technical delivery end to end, from the business analysis phase to deployment in production and operations
  • Develops project plans from project initiation to project closure and commits to project milestones.
  • Accountable for the delivery (scope / quality) until the deployment according to the project plan
  • Coordinates with all technical stakeholders: For both external clients and internal
  • Liaise with other Managers to allocate the resources based on the projects (strategic and evolutive) they are in charge of Liaise with heads of all departments to schedule resources required to successfully deliver projects.
  • In charge of the Technical design, during the Study and Development phases
  • Liaise with third parties Liaise with clients and multiple third parties within an international environment.
  • Provide regular status update to management and assist in KPI measurement and reporting
  • Assist in the creation of technical estimates and in providing feedback for commercial quotes
  • Liaise with clients including any necessary on-site visits

Secondary Duties/Responsibilities

  • Other duties as deemed necessary

Competencies

  • Prepare and plan projects
  • Identification and mitigation of risks
  • Monitor and report to management and clients
  • Dealing with external collaborators and clients
  • Experience with managing B2B projects
  • Managing agreements with clients
  • Certified Scrum Master
  • Solid knowledge of development practices in .net framework
  • Be very business aware with ideally a sound knowledge of business practices
  • Process oriented and an eye for detail
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Fluent English, both written and oral
  • Ability to document work and business requirements
  • Good analytical skills

Requirements

  • A degree in IT or IT and Business related topics
  • Experience from on methods (Scrum, XP)
  • Experience from successful team collaboration
  • Customer driven and team player with strong interpersonal and customer facing skills.
  • Excellent organizational and analytical skills, process and detailed oriented, a self-starter who is highly motivated to obtain goals and results.
  • Demonstrated ability to pro-actively and effectively communicate and manage complex projects.
  • Ability to work with customers and suppliers in multiple time zones, and under deadline pressure.
  • Ability to lead and manage technical professionals.
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills.
  • Must be able to effectively manage client expectations and escalations.
  • At least 3 years working experience in a .Net development environment
  • Experience of business critical web development in a 24/7 business
  • Experience in online gaming industry – preferred(optional but desirable)
  • Knowledge of JIRA (optional but desirable)
  • Experience in process improvement/ six sigma (optional but desirable)
  • Knowledge of  MS Projects (optional but desirable)
  • Customer driven and team player with strong interpersonal and customer facing skills
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Bit8 provides a stimulating and friendly work environment and growth prospects for the right candidates. If you believe that you have the right ingredients, have a look at the vacancies listed above and use the form below to apply or alternatively send your CV to Submissions are on an ongoing basis. All applications will be treated in strictest confidence.
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Essential Duties/Responsibilities

  • Determine the needs of end users for technical documentation.
  • Create operating instructions (user manuals).
  • Create how-to manuals.
  • Review product enhancements and liaise with UX designers, business analysts and developers.
  • Revise documents as new changes to the products are effected.
  • Work with technical staff to suggest better approaches for an intuitive product design.
  • Organize and write supporting documents for products.
  • Use diagrams, animation, and charts that increase users’ understanding of the products.
  • Select appropriate medium such as manuals or online videos to convey the instructions in the most effective way.
  • Standardize content across platforms and media.
  • Aid in the creation of “frequently asked questions” pages to help technical support staff, clients, and other users.
  • Perform usability studies to help improve the product and quality of documentation.

Secondary Duties/Responsibilities

  • Other duties as deemed necessary.

Important Qualities

  • Communication skills. Technical writers must be able to take complex, technical information and translate it for colleagues and clients who have non-technical backgrounds.
  • Detail oriented. Technical writers create detailed instructions for others to follow. As a result, they must be detailed and precise at every step so that the instructions can be useful.
  • Imagination. Technical writers must be able to think about a procedure or product in the way that a person without technical experience would think about it.
  • Teamwork. Technical writers must be able to work well with others. They are always part of a team: with other writers; with UX designers, Business Analysts, and stakeholders; and with the technical people whose information they are explaining.
  • Technical skills. Technical writers must be able to understand and then explain technical information.
  • Writing skills. Technical communicators must have excellent writing skills to be able to explain technical information clearly to business users.

Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree or good competency in one of the following:
    • Journalism
    • English
    • Communications
    • Marketing
  • Bachelor’s degree or good competency in one of the following:
    • Engineering
    • Computer Science
  • Prior experience in the iGaming industry is desirable.
  • Willingness to adopt change, new ideas, processes.
  • Challenge status-quo and drive creativity, innovation and operational excellence.
  • Knowledge of Agile development processes.
  • Knowledge of flow-charts and similar Software Engineering frameworks.
  • Web design experience because of the growing use of online documentation is considered an asset.
  • Experience as a software engineer, database engineer or similar technical hands on position within software development is considered an asset.
  • Travel and work within an international context.
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Bit8 provides a stimulating and friendly work environment and growth prospects for the right candidates. If you believe that you have the right ingredients, have a look at the vacancies listed above and use the form below to apply or alternatively send your CV to Submissions are on an ongoing basis. All applications will be treated in strictest confidence.
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Essential Duties/Responsibilities

  • Server Installation, Maintenance and Configuration using Windows Server 2008 R2, 2012 and 2012 R2 (Dell, HP, IBM, SuperMicro)
  • Designing and Implementing Highly Available, Scalable, Secure and Resilient Network Setups (Cisco)
  • VoIP installation and maintenance (3CX) with DDI
  • End User Support, Network Printers Setup and Maintenance
  • Active Directory Design, Setup and Maintenance with Failover
  • Exchange Design and Implementation with Load Balancing and Failover (Exchange 2010,2013)
  • Site to Site and Client VPN Design and Configuration (Cisco and Mikrotik)
  • Enterprise Infrastructure Monitoring with Nagios, Nagvis, PNP for Nagios and New Relic
  • Gaming Platform Servers, Network and Security Installations (Cisco, Barracuda, Dell, HP)
  • Server Room Design and Implementation
  • UPS and Generators Setup and Monitoring (APC)
  • Linux Server Administration and Configuration (CentOS)
  • CCTV and Access Control Installation and maintenance
  • High Availability SAN installation and configuration (DataCore), ISCSI Storage (QNAP), HP StoreVirtual, IBM StorWize
  • Backup systems (Veeam Backup and Altaro)
  • HyperV Design, Setup and Configurations (Windows Server 2008 R2 – 2012 R2 including HyperV Core), Standalone and Failover Clustering
  • VMware ESXi and vSphere Design, Setup and Configuration
  • Making use of Documentation and Ticketing Systems
  • MySQL and MySQL Enterprise Setup with Replication, Failover Clustering, Administration, Monitoring and Security
  • VOIP Systems (3CX)

Secondary Duties/Responsibilities

  • Other duties as deemed necessary

Competencies

  • Ability to work in a team as well as independently
  • Able to meet deadlines in a timely fashion
  • Proactive in the approach to new tasks and ideas
  • Previous experience in network design
  • Experience in project management

Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree or good competency in relevant area
  • A minimum of 5 years’ experience in a similar role
  • Prior experience in the iGaming industry is desirable
  • Willingness to adopt change, new ideas, processes
  • Knowledge of flow-charts and similar Software Engineering frameworks
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Bit8 provides a stimulating and friendly work environment and growth prospects for the right candidates. If you believe that you have the right ingredients, have a look at the vacancies listed above and use the form below to apply or alternatively send your CV to Submissions are on an ongoing basis. All applications will be treated in strictest confidence.
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Essential Duties/Responsibilities

  • Create, maintain, and execute test cases and automated tests against our hardware and software platforms
  • Estimate development test efforts
  • Analyse and communicate test results
  • Defect tracking
  • Participate in day- to- day development  in test activities
  • Enhance and extend the automation library and framework
  • Add to our company’s performance and scalability testing efforts
  • Write specialised testing tools for use in testing our software platform

Secondary Duties/Responsibilities

  • Other duties as deemed necessary

Competencies

  • Knowledge of performance and scalability test approaches and automation
  • Passion for creating and executing test plans, finding bottlenecks and thresholds in existing code through the use of automation tools
  • Scripting knowledge of Javascript, Jquery and powershell is desirable
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Fluent English, both written and oral

Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science of related field
  • 1 – 3 years working experience in a .Net development environment
  • Experience in agile methods (Scrum, XP)
  • Experience of business critical web development in a 24/7 business
  • Experience in online gaming industry is considered an asset
  • Experience of successful team collaboration
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Bit8 provides a stimulating and friendly work environment and growth prospects for the right candidates. If you believe that you have the right ingredients, have a look at the vacancies listed above and use the form below to apply or alternatively send your CV to Submissions are on an ongoing basis. All applications will be treated in strictest confidence.
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Essential Duties/Responsibilities

  • Provide first and second level support to customers and the internal team
  • Participate in the 24/7 on-call service delivery roster
  • Resolve issues raised via the JIRA system and maintaining issue statuses and reporting to the appropriate project manager, team lead, operations manager or client
  • Produce, research and development of the application software on Windows and Linux/UNIX platforms.
  • Liaise with clients to improve their overall experience, including usability testing, implementation of human computing interface interaction guidelines and managing customer expectations.
  • Assess client feedback and provide internal feedback to account management and project management as appropriate
  • Raise red flags and follow escalation procedures
  • Work individually and in a team to follow out instructions on maintaining proper work time logs, provide high quality output, follow development and QA best practices and report KPI data in a timely fashion
  • Ensure that all Service Level Agreement parameters are met at all times
  • Produce incident reports and Root Cause Analysis feedback

Secondary Duties/Responsibilities

  • Other duties as deemed necessary
  • Liaise with project management and account management where necessary and
  • Provide feedback and suggestions for improvement to the development team.

Competencies

  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to multitask
  • Good English writing skills
  • Able to work in a team and individually
  • Excellent spoken and written English
  • Excellent spoken and written English
  • Knowledge of other languages such as Spanish, Russian, Portuguese, Greek and French are considered an asset

Requirements

  • 2 years’ experience in a similar role
  • Knowledge on PHP, JavaScript, C# and any other languages that may be necessary from time to time
  • Knowledge on MVC, . Net, PowerShell, Unix and Atlassian products will be considered a plus
  • Knowledge and experience using MySQL and IIS backend, or any other backend configuration as may be necessary from time to time
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Bit8 provides a stimulating and friendly work environment and growth prospects for the right candidates. If you believe that you have the right ingredients, have a look at the vacancies listed above and use the form below to apply or alternatively send your CV to Submissions are on an ongoing basis. All applications will be treated in strictest confidence.
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Essential Duties/Responsibilities

  • Estimate test efforts
  • Analyse and communicate test results
  • Defect tracking
  • Participate in day-to-day QA activities
  • Reviewing SRS documents
  • Participating in Requirement elicitation calls
  • Designing and preparing high level and low level test cases
  • Attending Test plan walkthroughs
  • Performing walk through of test cases
  • Executing test cases
  • Performing peer reviews
  • Daily status reporting of test execution progress
  • Incident Report (RCA)

Secondary Duties/Responsibilities

  • Other duties as deemed necessary

Competencies

  • Good analytical skills
  • Driven and results-oriented
  • Initiative
  • Self-going
  • Team Player with good social skills
  • Positive attitude
  • Easy to adapt and flexible
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Fluent English, both written and oral

Requirements

  • Demonstrated skill in testing enterprise distributed systems
  • Excellent troubleshooting skills to root cause complex issues
  • Demonstrated skills using code repositories, preferably subversion
  • Knowledge of performance and scalability test approaches and automation
  • Passion for creating and executing test plans, finding bottlenecks and thresholds in existing code through the use of automation tools
  • Scripting knowledge of Javascript, Jquery and powershell is desirable
  • Ability to document work and business requirements
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Bit8 provides a stimulating and friendly work environment and growth prospects for the right candidates. If you believe that you have the right ingredients, have a look at the vacancies listed above and use the form below to apply or alternatively send your CV to Submissions are on an ongoing basis. All applications will be treated in strictest confidence.
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Essential Duties/Responsibilities

  • Lead and effectively manage the Operations team
  • Oversee the day-to-day operations and keeping the Management and the CEO apprised of significant events
  • Handle day-to-day operations
  • Operationally assist in pre-go live and post-go live client activity
  • Manage the creation and reporting of incident reports and RCAs
  • Manage operational alerts, and design and maintain strategies to take preventive actions on potential operational problems
  • Manage the service delivery team to effectively support live operational issues
  • Set up infrastructure and maintain operational KPIs
  • Ensure infrastructure is scalable to the needs required by all departments
  • Coordinate internal IT operations
  • Design and improve the operational systems, processes and policies in support of the company’s mission, specifically, support better management reporting, information flow and management, business processes and planning
  • Create internal training material to run the internal operating software
  • Effectively create and maintain operational strategies and policies
  • Improve cross-departmental efficiencies
  • Roster and scheduling of deployments
  • Manage and develop tools required to carry out operational tasks
  • Manage and increase the effectiveness and efficiency of support services, through the improvements of each function as well as coordination and communication between support and business functions
  • Identify and maintain operational improvements
  • Create and maintain operational KPIs for the overall company goals
  • Build and foster a strong relationship with the end client
  • Liaise with the CEO and other members of the management team on organizational strategy
  • Liaise with Account Management, Project Management & Team Leads

Secondary Duties/Responsibilities

  • Other duties as deemed necessary

Competencies

  • Experience in leading operations in multiple companies and across different areas
  • Passionate and experienced in building relationships with clients
  • Has previous experience in a technical role
  • Able to challenge status quo and drive positive change
  • Experience in working under pressure
  • Highly structured and able to implement processes and procedures
  • Have excellent leadership skills with an ability to motivate individuals
  • Be able to drive initiatives that contribute to long-term operational excellence
  • Strong time management skills with a history of meeting commitments
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or a related field
  • A Minimum of 8 to 10 years’ experience in a similar role as an Operations Manager
  • Experience in project management is considered a must
  • Proven experience in building excellent relationships with clientele
  • Proven experience in running operations in at least 2 countries
  • Experience in handling a multi-cultural team
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Bit8 provides a stimulating and friendly work environment and growth prospects for the right candidates. If you believe that you have the right ingredients, have a look at the vacancies listed above and use the form below to apply or alternatively send your CV to Submissions are on an ongoing basis. All applications will be treated in strictest confidence.
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Essential Duties/Responsibilities

  • Setup and optimization of a RDMS system for consistency, reliability and performance
  • Manage database servers: administration, automation of processes, security, access authorization, optimization, etc.
  • Ensure physical and logical security of the databases
  • Online & offline backup & restore procedures
  • DB access management
  • Implement and maintain monitoring tools
  • Tune database parameters for optimal usage (OLTP, Warehousing/OLAP)
  • Ability to monitor system performance and pre-empt issues
  • Replication, Partitioning and Archiving
  • Handling large volumes of data (in hundreds of Gigabytes)
  • Data and Log file maintenance
  • Space and Speed optimisations
  • Hardware tuning
  • Multiple server setups and SAN configuration
  • Software updates and upgrades
  • Repair and maintenance
  • Crash recovery
  • Respect delivery due dates on projects
  • Develop functional knowledge on casino, sports-bets, poker, payments, and other industry related products
  • Assist operations team during deployment to production environments

Secondary Duties/Responsibilities

  • Other duties as deemed necessary

Competencies

  • Excellent knowledge of SQL and Stored Routines
  • Proficiency in MySQL enterprise tools or Percona toolkit
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Fluent English, both written and oral
  • Ability to document work
  • Good analytical skills
  • Driven and results-oriented
  • Takes Initiative
  • Team Player with good social skills
  • Positive attitude
  • Easy to adapt and flexible

Requirements

  • At least 5 years DBA working experience of which at least 3 must be with MYSQL
  • A University degree in an IT related subject
  • Experience in online gaming industry – preferred
  • Experience from successful team collaboration
  • Knowledge on stored procedures
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Bit8 provides a stimulating and friendly work environment and growth prospects for the right candidates. If you believe that you have the right ingredients, have a look at the vacancies listed above and use the form below to apply or alternatively send your CV to Submissions are on an ongoing basis. All applications will be treated in strictest confidence.
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Essential Duties/Responsibilities

  • Ensure the right development of a work package
  • Develop and integrate components into a larger product
  • Respect coding best practices, including unit test
  • Respect delivery due dates
  • Document and comment source code
  • Develop functional knowledge on casino, sports-bets, poker, payments, and other industry related products
  • Break down and estimate development issues (features, improvements and defects)
  • Independently take issues from Sprint backlog
  • Create incident reports and RCAs when needed
  • Read and understanding detailed program specifications
  • Clarify what actions the program is intended to perform
  • Break down program specification into its simplest elements and translating this logic into the program
  • Devise possible solutions to anticipated problems
  • Combine all elements of the program design and testing it
  • Test sample data-sets to check that output from the program works as intended
  • Conduct end-to-end testing on developed features
  • React to problems and correcting the program as necessary
  • Evaluate and increase the program’s effectiveness and efficiency
  • Adapt the program to new requirements, as necessary
  • Conduct user-acceptance testing to ensure the program can be used easily, quickly and accurately
  • Consult manuals, periodicals and technical reports to learn new ways to develop programs and maintain existing skills and knowledge
  • Update, repair, modify and develop existing software and generic applications.
  • Review current systems
  • Present ideas for system improvements
  • Test the product in controlled, real situations before going live
  • Work closely with analysts, trainers, technical content writers and quality assurance teams
  • Explain developed changes to the training and content writing team to be presented in training packages and manuals for users
  • Maintain the systems once they are up and running

Secondary Duties/Responsibilities

  • Deploy releases to test and staging environments
  • Assist operations team during deployment to production environment
  • Other duties as deemed necessary

Competencies

  • Experience from agile methods (Scrum, XP)
  • Experience of business critical web development in a 24/7 business
  • Experience in online gaming industry – preferred
  • Experience  in development teams
  • Good analytical skills
  • Driven and results-oriented
  • Takes Initiative
  • Team Player with good social skills
  • Positive attitude
  • Easy to adapt and flexible
  • Good communication skills
  • Fluent English, both written and oral

Requirements

  • At least 4 years working experience, 3 of which in a PHP development environment
  • An eye for detail where every pixel matters
  • Solid knowledge of Ajax, Soap, CSS, Javascript, JQuery and JSON
  • Solid knowledge of PHP5
  • Solid knowledge of Visual Studio Tools
  • Solid knowledge in NetBeans (PHP)
  • Experience in MVC frameworks (e.g. Yii)
  • Knowledge of SVN would be preferable
  • Ability to document
  • Knowledge of Angular JS would be considered an asset
  • Knowledge of MySQL
  • Knowledge of stored procedures
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Bit8 provides a stimulating and friendly work environment and growth prospects for the right candidates. If you believe that you have the right ingredients, have a look at the vacancies listed above and use the form below to apply or alternatively send your CV to Submissions are on an ongoing basis. All applications will be treated in strictest confidence.
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Essential Duties/Responsibilities

  • Understanding and assisting with formulating the business case and client needs
  • Eliciting requirements
  • Requirements organization
  • Requirements analysis
  • Wireframe outline and design
  • User stories
  • Tender and RFP replies
  • Translating and simplifying requirements
  • Requirements management and communication
  • Implement advanced strategies for gathering, reviewing and analysing requirements
  • Document requirements and create conceptual prototypes and mock-ups
  • Master strategic business process modelling, traceability and quality management techniques
  • Apply best practices for effective communication and problem-solving
  • Organise and facilitate handover activities to the development team
  • Working within an Agile development framework
  • Facilitate decision-making, issue resolution and consensus amongst stakeholders

Secondary Duties/Responsibilities

  • Other duties as deemed necessary

Competencies

  • Strong time management skills with a history of meeting commitments
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills, including technical writing skills
  • The ability to conduct cost/benefit analysis
  • Understanding of systems engineering concepts
  • Business case development
  • Modelling techniques and methods
  • Leadership
  • Multi-tasking between various different product requests

Requirements

  • Ability to drive multiple, critical initiatives at strategic & tactical levels across the portfolio
  • Collaborative team player
  • Highest level of communication, information sharing & transparency
  • Excellent language and diagramming skills
  • Knowledge of Agile development processes
  • Knowledge of UML, flow-charts and similar Software Engineering frameworks
  • Strong change management skills, ability to drive the vision
  • Prior experience in the iGaming industry is desirable
  • Willingness to adopt change, new ideas, processes
  • Challenge status-quo and drive creativity, innovation and operational excellence
  • An IT degree or equivalent
  • Extensive experience as a software engineer, database engineer or similar technical hands on position within software development is considered an asset
  • Travel and work within an international context
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Bit8 provides a stimulating and friendly work environment and growth prospects for the right candidates. If you believe that you have the right ingredients, have a look at the vacancies listed above and use the form below to apply or alternatively send your CV to Submissions are on an ongoing basis. All applications will be treated in strictest confidence.
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Essential Duties/Responsibilities

  • Ensure the right development of a work package
  • Develop and integrate components into a larger product
  • Respect coding best practices, including unit testing
  • Respect delivery due dates
  • Document and comment source code
  • Develop functional knowledge on casino, sports-bets, poker, payments, and other industry related products
  • Break down and estimate development issues (features, improvements and defects)
  • Independently take issues from Sprint backlog
  • Create incident reports and RCAs when needed
  • Read and understanding detailed program specifications
  • Clarify what actions the program is intended to perform
  • Break down program specification into its simplest elements and translating this logic into the program
  • Devise possible solutions to anticipated problems
  • Combine all elements of the program design and testing it
  • Test sample data-sets to check that output from the program works as intended
  • Conduct end-to-end testing on developed features
  • React to problems and correcting the program as necessary
  • Evaluate and increase the program’s effectiveness and efficiency
  • Adapt the program to new requirements, as necessary
  • Conduct user-acceptance testing to ensure the program can be used easily, quickly and accurately
  • Consult manuals, periodicals and technical reports to learn new ways to develop programs and maintain existing skills and knowledge
  • Update, repair, modify and develop existing software and generic applications.
  • Review current systems
  • Present ideas for system improvements
  • Test the product in controlled, real situations before going live
  • Work closely with analysts, trainers, technical content writers and quality assurance teams
  • Explain developed changes to the training and content writing team to be presented in training packages and manuals for users
  • Maintain the systems once they are up and running

Secondary Duties/Responsibilities

  • Deploy releases to test and staging environments
  • Assist operations team during deployment to production environment
  • Other duties as deemed necessary

Competencies

  • Experience with agile methods (Scrum, XP)
  • Experience of business critical web development in a 24/7 business
  • Experience in online gaming industry – preferred
  • Experience in development teams
  • Good analytical skills
  • Driven and results-oriented
  • Takes Initiative
  • Team Player with good social skills
  • Positive attitude
  • Easy to adapt and flexible
  • Good communication skills
  • Fluent English, both written and oral

Requirements

  • At least 4 years working experience, 3 of which in a .Net development environment
  • Solid knowledge of C#
  • Solid knowledge of SQL
  • Solid knowledge of Visual Studio Tools
  • Solid knowledge in use of web services
  • Experience in MVC
  • Knowledge of SVN would be preferable
  • Ability to document work
  • Knowledge of MySQL
  • Knowledge of stored procedures is considered an asset
click here to apply
Bit8 provides a stimulating and friendly work environment and growth prospects for the right candidates. If you believe that you have the right ingredients, have a look at the vacancies listed above and use the form below to apply or alternatively send your CV to Submissions are on an ongoing basis. All applications will be treated in strictest confidence.
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RESEARCH SPONSORS

PROMOTING INNOVATION AND EXCELLENCE

Bit8 has always been at the forefront of innovation and excellence in Research & Development. We have sponsored the University of Malta's Research Innovation & Development Trust fund, providing further resources that go towards research and development in selected areas of software quality assurance at the University of Malta. We work closely with the Faculty of ICT at the University of Malta and are Gold Sponsors of the ICT Faculty, helping promote ICT education in our home base country of Malta.
https://www.ridt.org.mt/
http://www.um.edu.mt/ict

Student Associations

Reaching out to the minds of the future

Bit8 sponsors various IT student organisations such as the University of Malta’s ICTSA organisation. We have also sponsored a few MCAST students and activities such as Game of Codes, Fresher’s Week, Science in the City, Hackathon Malta and the Million Dollar Idea.

http://www.ictsamalta.org/

Student Internships

Where better to start?

Bit8 organises a student internship programme that provides a number of gifted students with the opportunity to acquire valuable work experience and to apply the latest industry practices in real life. Students get to spend a summer working full-time at Bit8, and have the opportunity to work on a part-time basis when their schedule permits. A student internship with Bit8 offers the selected students with a career path beyond their graduate studies and gives the necessary real life work experience exposure that is invaluable in shaping their careers.