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Team Overview:

This role would join the growing global based team where the successful candidate will enjoy working in a dynamic, fast-paced and exciting environment using the latest technologies. You will be comfortable working within an agile and creative development environment on a wide variety of exciting products and features, reacting to constantly evolving and rapidly expanding market.


Job Purpose:

As GAN’s Director, Global Development you will lead a talented, fast-growing global team in a dynamic, fast-paced environment using the latest technologies to advance our industry-leading platform. 

You will be comfortable working within an agile and creative development environment on a wide variety of exciting products and features, reacting to constantly evolving and rapidly expanding market.


The successful Director, Global Development  must have excellent interpersonal, written and verbal communication skills. They must also be familiar with a variety of programming languages, codes and processes. They must possess exceptional troubleshooting skills and be able to quickly assess complex programming applications. They will work directly with key stakeholders and closely with cross-functional development teams to deliver world-class software, meeting the highest standards of technical certification within a rigorous regulatory environment. They must be familiar with all the policies, procedures and technical issues related to software development cycle. They will manage all the activities of the software development group (Java, DB, Web, Apps & Games Developers). They will be responsible to set attainable goals to Team Leads in order for the projects to be finished on time with in the most effective way.


Description of Job Responsibilities:

  • Provide guidance to Team Leads to encourage work productivity
  • Ensures appropriate procedures and processes are followed when it comes to software development;
  • Analyses software requirements and monitors status of developing software;
  • Reviews and revises product requirements and specifications from tech point of view;
  • Participates in any other areas of the software development process and provides technical support to other company personnel;
  • Working with the Tech Leads to monitor, evaluate and oversee the completion of tech tasks and projects and taking responsibility for the full development lifecycle;
  • Working with the Dev Teams, managers, business owners, and external customers to implement new projects and functionality in a fast-paced agile environment;
  • Working with the Architects to make architectural decisions,
  • Identifying root cause of incidents to improve operational efficiency and deliver suitable solutions
  • Work with Tech Leads and Dev Teams to make sure documentation on developed solutions is in place.
  • Work with the Dev Teams to create innovative ways to manage business processes through technology tools.
  • Drive process and quality of services improvements.
  • Work with the Operations Team to ensure all delivered software is supportable, has appropriate monitoring and operational handover.
  • Work with the Dev Teams to ensure the delivered software has been load-tested and security reviewed where appropriate.
  • Other duties, as assigned.



  • 7+ years of relevant development, engineering and java experience
  • Strong technical leadership experience, developing, coaching, and mentoring a team
  • Experience in partnering with product and program management teams
  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or related technical discipline
  • A deep understanding of software development in a team, and a track record of shipping software on time
  • Strong business and technical vision
  • Ability to handle multiple competing priorities in a fast-paced environment.
  • Comfortable liaising with clients and internal stakeholders to gather requirements and to demo products
  • Strong core Java skills, Java 8+ and JavaEE
  • Source Control Management (Mercurial, BitBucket, Crucible)
  • Build & Continuous Integration tools (Maven, Jenkins, Ansible)
  • Application/Web servers (Tomcat, Tomee, Apache)
  • Experience with JS Libraries and Frameworks (ReactJS)
  • Web Application frameworks (Struts, SpringMVC, Spring Boot, Spring Security)
  • Other Enterprise level technologies (CDI, JAXB, JAX-RS, Taglibs, Servlets, JSP, AMQP, JMS)
  • Webservices, REST and Enterprise Integration (Spring Boot, JAX-RS, CXF, Camel)
  • Microservice Paradigm
  • High level understanding of database technologies and concepts (deployment, normalisation, interaction with business logic in stored procedures - SQL Server 2016)
  • Ability to thrive in a fast-paced, deadline-driven environment
  • Self-motivated and solution-oriented
  • Highly organized with strong attention to detail and follow-through
  • Confident, strategic thinker with strong presentations skills
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Comfortable working with remote technical teams

Travel Requirements:

This role may require travel, as mutually agreed from time to time. International travel to GAN’s European offices may be required to facilitate training with other GAN team members.

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Why work with GAN?

An opportunity to work and build a career in an established multinational company with a start-up feel and community.

  • GANtastic Culture

    We are a group of hard-working, smart individuals from all around the world. We value a healthy work/life balance, providing flexible work hours while offering a fun, lively, and supportive work environment - including activities like zoom happy hours and employee-friendly competitions (just wait until you submit your pet photos, talent videos, and written stories for prizes). We believe in helping the company flourish by championing each other's personal and professional growth.

    At GAN, you're more than just an employee - you're family.

  • Compensation and Benefits

    Competitive total compensation package - including generous Holiday (EU) / PTO (US) programs and company paid Bank Holidays (EU) / Holidays (US).

    Benefit packages are dependent on the country, as some countries have healthcare through the government. In addition, GAN offers pension plans (EU) / 401(k) matching (US), paid maternity and paternity leave, and health and wellness coverage in the US (including medical, dental and vision, HSA, short-term and long-term disability insurance, and life insurance).

  • GAN Perks

    Fitness, gym, and sports reimbursement programs or vouchers, payday drinks, social events and competitions, employee referral bonuses, and much more are perks.

  • Equal Opportunity Employer

    GAN is committed to attracting and retaining the best-qualified people available, without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability or status as a veteran of the military and armed forces, or any other basis protected by country, federal, state, or local law. We are fully committed to employing a diverse workforce and creating an inclusive work environment that embraces everyone’s unique contributions, experiences, and values.

GAN Workplace & Culture

GAN offers an empowered work environment that encourages creativity, initiative, and professional growth. We provide a competitive salary and benefits package. 

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