Backend Developer (m/f/d) as Software Architect

at our site in Friedrich-List-Straße 50, 33100 Paderborn, Deutschland

With Professional Experience | Permanent Appointment

Betterlore ( is an iGaming brand that brings new online games to the market. In recent years, we have developed the first of these games together with the supporting infrastructure. The company has German roots with locations in Malta and Serbia. The games are located both in Germany and in the cloud. For the further development of our brand Betterlore we are looking for a Backend Developer (m/f/d) as Software Architect to expand or development team.

Your responsibilities:

  • As our Backend Developer (m/f/d) as Software Architect, you will take over ownership of the structure of our software platform, its services and their connections and plan creations of new services with DevOps engineers and administrators.
  • You will work closely together with the product owner and development team in turning high-level user-stories into low-level specifications and instructions in accordance with our agile cycle.
  • Further, you play a key role in deciding technologies, such as tools, frameworks, libraries, etc. for the development team.
  • You will conceptualise interfaces to internal and external systems as well as the definition of architecture life-cycles.

Your qualifications:

  • Bachelor's or Master's degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, or a related field
  • Proven experience as a System Architect or similar role
  • Strong understanding of software development and system architecture principles
  • Proficiency in programming languages such as Java, PHP; Python or similar
  • Proficiency in database architecture and design on MySQL
  • Experience with Azure cloud computing platform appreciated
  • Very good knowledge of the English language, both written and spoken, business fluent German is appreciated

What to expect:

  • Start-up mentality in innovative product development combined with the advantages of an international group of companies
  • Opportunity to be involved in the introduction of new technologies and processes 
  • Secure employer with economic stability
  • Open and friendly corporate culture and communication at eye level
  • Modern workplace equipment
  • Opportunity for professional and personal development
  • A high degree of personal responsibility
  • Permanent contract of employment, competitive salary and good social benefits

BLC Deutschland GmbH

Betterlore is the start-up driving force behind a new type of gaming being introduced on the market, coupling popular physical gaming machines with the power of online technologies such as streaming and HTML5. This we believe provides the best possible combination for the player’s enjoyment. Out of our Malta, Germany and Serbia based teams, we’re pioneering this new category of online games called live mechanics. While enjoying a start-up culture, Betterlore has its DNA in gaming, being part of the MERKUR GROUP of companies, employing almost 15.000 people worldwide and with a 65 year history in the gambling industry.