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Salary:
Competitive salary plus excellent benefits
Location:
Stratford
Vacancy Type:
Permanent
Brand:
23 (Entain)
About The Role

Our technology teams won’t settle for second place when it comes to entertaining millions of customers. Bring your focused expertise and drive to a business that will give you the freedom to innovate and explore. Join GVC and grab your opportunity to improve the experience of millions of sports betting and gaming customers worldwide. For the good of entertainment. 

Our portfolio of sports betting and gaming companies includes some of the most well-known brands in the industry, such as Ladbrokes, bwin, Coral, GalaBingo, partypoker and betMGM. With a huge high street presence and increasing share of online gaming activity. We take our commitment to safeguarding our customers extremely seriously. We make sure they understand their limits and work with them to ensure they enjoy our products and services responsibly. 

The CX department is looking for a Senior UX Project Manager. 

A successful candidate will have a strong attention to detail, an appreciation for elegant UI/UX experiences, and the ability to anticipate the workloads based on forecast and pull in the resources necessary to complete the projects. You will find a balance between creative needs and executional timelines to staff projects appropriately and set the team up for success, while offering outstanding creative solutions to customer experience problems.

Additional Information

Requirements & Responsibilities

  • Identify and drive design initiatives forward that have multiple partners and many moving parts
  • Put repeatable processes in place that help us plan and manage multiple parallel projects and run our business and seek chances to define improvements to team efficiency and process
  • Primary point of contact for design, working closely with design leads and directors to proactively clarify requirements and use cases, actively seeking clarification when there is ambiguity
  • Run Agile Design Sprint Process, ensuring sprint goals are met and team can hit target goals
  • Provide daily, full-traffic management of internal creative teams, maintaining the Jira backlog and facilitating creative intake
  • Anticipate bottlenecks, provide issue management, anticipate and make tradeoffs, and balance the business needs versus technical constraints
  • Build, maintain, and disseminate project information to support the management team with effective team communication and proactive problem solving
  • Drive and communicate project requirements to creatives to ensure project output meets the brief and ensure all pieces of the request are delivered within the anticipated timeframe

Your experience should include...

  • Experience project-managing design to dev handoff to ship experience to 100% fidelity
  • Familiarity with the technical requirements behind a website launch, from initial implementation to go-live
  • Intermediate knowledge of agile project management principles
  • Experience in partnering with external vendor relationships

You might also have...

  • Experience running and operationalizing design systems
  • Eye for design – an affinity to spot appealing aesthetics and an ability to distinguish when design solutions improve user experience and are on brand
  • Experience handling Jira data integrations through APIs
  • Familiarity with cloud-based UI/UX design software (Sketch, Figma).

Competencies:

  • Ability to multi-task as needed
  • Ability to tackle problems and come up with solutions on a regular basis.
  • Strong use of organizational collaboration tools (SharePoint, Confluence, Jira, Jive, version one)
  • Familiarity with Gantt workback software (Asana, Smartsheet)
  •   May be required to travel
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.