Vacancy Type:
23 (Entain)
About The Role
 Our technology teams won’t settle for second place when it comes to keeping millions of customers up with the action. That’s why we give them the best resources to work with. Bring your focused expertise and drive to a business that will give youa the freedom to innovate and explore. Join Entain and grab your opportunity to make things better for 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, and Coral. We’ve a huge high street presence with an increasing share of online gaming activity. We take our commitment to safeguarding our customers extremely seriously. We make sure they know their limits and we work with them to make sure everyone enjoys our products and services responsibly.

This role will be dedicating its time to make sure that all new implementations are done in the most secure way the business can tolerate and will work closely with teams across the group to propose design improvements in order to ensure our security posture remains aligned with the needs of our dynamic organization. In addition, it will proactively review the company infrastructure to make sure no unauthorized implementations have been done and no unnecessary remnants are left that could jeopardize our security.

The role takes a hands-on approach to identify risks and issues on our current applications, operations and implementations in order to provide options to mitigate them.


Primary Responsibilities:

  • Interface to internal customers, gather functional requirements and design suitable security solutions aligned with business requirements
  • Have a full technical view and understanding of the business architecture and flow
  • Assess the security of new applications being implemented within the business
  • Review and sign-off the implementation of new services in our production environments
  • Regularly review the configuration already in place to ensure it is kept as tight as necessary over time
  • Participate in security assessments and reviews required as part of the day to day activities
  • Execute security reviews as requested for integrations and other requirements for our dynamic organization
  • Execute projects to implement the Group’s Information Security strategy
  • Liaise with the Security Analysts to keep a full understanding of the security architecture and posture on both sides
Occasional Responsibilities:
  • Support on Security Incidents investigations and management



The role requires a team player with strong technical foundations, hands-on information security skills, attention to detail and good problem-solving skills.

Essential requirements:

  • At least two years’ experience in a similar Information Security position
  • Attention to detail, good problem-solving skills and decision making
  • Autonomous and self-organized
  • Outstanding knowledge of the technical foundations behind networking, operating systems and application:
    • TCP/IP
    • Linux
    • Windows
    • Web technologies
    • Other networking protocols
  • Familiarity with containerization technologies and container security concepts
  • A thorough understanding of the security threat landscape, significant risks, technical developments and directions
  • Experience in reviewing, assessing and defining security requirements based on risk appetite, international standards, compliance requirements and internal risk frameworks
  • Very good ability to translate and accurately communicate security and risk implications across technical and non-technical stakeholders
Desired skills and knowledge
  • Security Certification (GDSA, OSCP, etc.) or similar qualification
  • Experience in security and risk assessments
  • Experience building enterprise security strategy for container adoption or driving the programs evolution to maintain security posture
  • Experience developing security tools and open source projects
  • Experience managing security consoles and log correlation solutions
  • Online Gaming security experience
  • Basic knowledge of forensic analysis
  • Experience securing Microsoft products
  • Regulatory and industry standards work: ISO27001, PCI-DSS, etc.

*Other relevant professional qualifications will be considered, although not a requirement, e.g. CISA, CISM, CISSP, GIAC, etc.


Appeal of Role:

With the capacity to display initiative as part of a very strong Information Security team, this position plays a key role in protecting the security of our customers and systems from known and unknown threats.

Ready to bring it on? Bring your resilience to Entain and you can be bold. For the good of entertainment. Apply now!

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.