Salary:
Competitive with excellent benefits + bonus
Location:
United Kingdom
Vacancy Type:
Permanent
Brand:
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.

We're looking for a Product Analyst to join the Sports Product Back End team. Role can be based in London/Oldham or Nottingham 

Working as part of the wider Sports Product Back End function, you will be part of a team of Product Analysts  responsible for the refinement, validation and integration of sport-betting models and data feeds as well as in the optimisation of functionality for multiple back-end systems

What you’ll be doing:  

  • Collaborate closely with the Entain Quants function to improve the accuracy of new and existing trading models through data analysis and detailed price validation testing.
  • Assist in the optimisation of existing functionality and parameters (delays, limits, overrounds, sports logic etc) within back-end systems to generate maximum benefit for both internal users and external customers
  • Undertake an active role in the delivery process of new models and trading functionality releases through rigorous User Acceptance Testing.
  • Prepare clear user documentation and host business readiness sessions with key stakeholders to ensure operational alignment ahead of Sports Product Back End deliveries.
  • Work alongside Product Managers and Business Analysts to ensure stakeholder requirements are correctly captured and deliver on the product vision.
  • Provide support and assistance with regards to live issues raised around Sports Product Back End models and systems.
  • Provide insight into improvements in both our product offering and performance through detailed analysis of internal data and competitors.
  • Encourage communication and collaboration across the business, team, and stakeholders in order to build strong relationships and develop cross functional working.

  

What we need from you: 

  • A detailed understanding of the sports betting industry and the various features & functionality available across the sector.
  • Solid grasp of the core elements that drive the trading content of a sportsbook
  • Previous experience working for a Sportsbook (preferably in a sports trading role)
  • Detailed understanding of multiple sports and ability to identify key strategy/game theory behind them.
  • Previous experience of developing/ testing sports-betting models
  • Experience using/working with sportsbook backend systems
  • Strong mathematical skills
  • Proficient in Microsoft excel / other data analysis programmes
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong initiative and ability to manage multiple tasks simultaneously
  • Pragmatic approach to delivery ensuring incremental benefit across the group
  • Excellent interpersonal, organizational, and analytical skills
  • Fluent English, written and spoken
  • Strong work ethic and enjoys working as part of team

  

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

 
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About The Company

We’re Entain. Powered by our very own technology and building products that push boundaries, Entain is home to a global family of more than 25 well-known brands and over 24,000 people, but we all play for the same team. When we win, we win together. Our vision is to be the world leader in betting, gaming and interactive entertainment by bringing moments of excitement into people’s lives. We will achieve this through our focus on sustainability and growth, driving change in the fast-paced world 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.

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.