23 (Entain)
About The Role

Joining our Data Science team, you will play a key role in developing end-to-end data science & ML solutions that will be applied across the entire business: customer behaviour, finance, responsible gambling, fraud identification and risk pricing.

Through developing and refining these models, the Data Science team help create best in market products, deliver tailored experiences to our customers and improve the efficiency and margin of the digital business. The role includes an element of R&D where new and emerging technologies and tools are applied to further extend the business knowledge and understanding of customers and digital wagering markets. 

As a Data Scientist with our team, your key responsibilities will include: 

  • Develop complex predictive models using advanced statistical and machine learning tools to understand and forecast customer behaviour, business performance, and market condition.
  • Develop and maintain a detailed understanding of Entain digital wagering products and solutions in order to identify opportunities to improve pricing and targeting models.
  • Analyse model performance, customer behaviour and market conditions to provide key insights to business stakeholders.
  • Maintain an understanding of current and emerging trends in quantitative analysis, machine learning and data engineering.
  • Identify and drive opportunities to apply new approaches or technologies to help build the business.
  • Present findings to key stakeholders to inform business decisions.

Key Skills and Experience:

  • A minimum of 12 months experience in a Data Science or similar role.
  • Strong Python & SQL. Experience with Scala, R, Go, JS/TS is beneficial.
  • Experience in PowerBI & Dash highly desirable. Experience creating interactive visualisations in other platforms (eg. Spotfire, Tableau) is beneficial.
  • Knowledge of underlying mathematical foundations of statistics & machine learning.
  • Experience in MLOps & cloud is highly desirable.
  • Self-driven with the ability to work both independently and as part of a team.
  • Experience conveying technical concepts to a non-technical audience.


About The Company

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

Combining technology and entertainment to create products that push the boundaries, Entain is home to a global family of more than 25 well-known brands – names such as Ladbrokes Australia, neds, Bookmaker.com.au, betstar, and many more.

Our growth and success have come from driving innovative and market leading betting experiences developed in-house by our exceptional team. With the attitude of a start-up but the support of a significant multi-national company, Entain is an exciting place to work!

What's on offer?
  • Work in an informal, fast-paced and fun environment
  • Bounce ideas off experienced DS peers with advanced quantitative backgrounds
  • Your work is supported & amplified by dedicated teams for Data Engineering, Reporting & DBA
  • Regular exposure of your work to the CxO / Exco / Executive suite
  • Opportunity to see the impact and results of your work every day
  • Genuinely flexible work arrangements and ‘dress for your day’ dress code
  • Access to free and discounted tickets to sporting and racing events
  • Awesome company celebrations
  • Paid Parental Leave
  • Heavily subsidised gym memberships and other paid for services as part of our wellness calendar (flu vaccine, social sports, corporate games, Employee Assistance program)
  • On-site barista during business hours and afternoon beverages on Fridays

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.