London, St Pauls
Vacancy Type:
23 (Entain)
About The Role

Entain is one of the world’s largest sports betting and gaming groups, operating both online and in the retail sector. With offices across five continents and licences in more than 20 countries, we operate some of the most well-known and iconic brands in the industry with more than 250 years of combined history – names such as Ladbrokes, partypoker, bwin and Coral.

This is an outstanding role for a Data Scientist to work hands on with data, we are a diverse team central to Entain, building intelligent automated decisioning tools, across all our geographies and brands, to acquire, retain and engage our customers. This gives us a vast range of opportunities to work on, and our work is paramount to the company’s vision and success. You can choose one of our offices in London, Vienna or Gibraltar. You will benefit from access to learning resources and conferences and be part of a fun and inspirational work environment.

We need someone who has CRM advanced analytics experience. Our analytics models are used in CRM targeting, to personalise and automate communications, offers and digital content for our customers.

You will manage a team that help us discover the information hidden in vast amounts of data and help us make smarter decisions to manage our customers better and deliver even better products.

Key Responsibilities:

You will be responsible for the following main activities:

  • Manage a team of three data scientists and senior data scientists
  • Propose sophisticated solutions and strategies to the business
  • Build and support your team to build Machine Learning models and advanced analytics solutions
  • Put forward opportunities that can be solved through advanced analytics and work to develop these
  • Perform peer QA-ing on advanced analytics activities
  • Present you and your team’s findings and recommendations in a visually appealing way to senior partners
  • Collaborate with the Data, Marketing, Platform and Product teams to ensure our models are made available via all the platforms and channels
  • Ensure the accurate integration of our models in existing platforms and systems to support our 3 years strategy

What you will need:

  • Proficient in the application of data science concepts in CRM and other business areas
  • Proficient in the use of SQL and Python
  • Proficient in the use of Excel and Tableau
  • Experience in CRM modelling - churn, propensities, cross-sell, etc.
  • Proficient in translating business needs into technical data science requirements
  • Plan, deciding on what data to use, how to transform it, what methods / models to apply, how to turn the outcome into usable, meaningful output
  • Familiarity with A/B testing techniques and prototyping
  • Good understanding of the end to end Machine Learning (ML) environment
  • Experience using Git and GitHub
  • Discernment - interested in the business applications of the model not just the techniques behind the models themselves
About The Company

We’re Entain. Our vision is to be the world leader in sports betting and gaming entertainment by creating the most exciting and trusted experiences for our customers, revolutionising the space as we go. We’re specialists in safer gambling and the company that is at the forefront of responsibility.

Combining technology and entertainment to build products that push the boundaries, Entain is home to a global family of more than 25 well-known brands – names such as bwin, Ladbrokes, Coral, Gala, Betdaq, and many more. With a focus on sustainability and growth, we will transform our sector for our players, for ourselves and for the good of entertainment.

Diversity and inclusion at Entain

As a global employer, Entain is committed to providing a safe, fun, and inclusive culture where our people feel like they truly belong. We are a multicultural business that values, celebrates and respects individual differences, so whatever your sexuality, gender, gender identity, ability, age, race, religion or belief, you will have a voice here, and the space to do your best work. Our diverse internal networks provide the support for you to express your views and make a positive difference, all for the good of entertainment.

Wellbeing at Entain

We want our employees to feel healthy and supported at home and at work. That's why we have our Well-me programme, which provides information, tools and training to help our people look after their mental and physical wellbeing in ways that matter to them.

Our Culture As real as it gets

At Entain we're a diverse team, sharing a commitment to quality and success.

Whether you're playing a key role in your local community as part of our retail team, or working out the next big gaming trends in our digital team, you'll enjoy a culture and benefits package that we're extremely proud of.