Salary:
Competitive with excellent benefits + bonus
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 Entain

We may sit on the FTSE100, but for millions of customers worldwide, we’re the brands they hold in their hands – and heart. As the home of household names like Ladbrokes, Foxy and PartyPoker, to name just a few, we elevate lives with moments of excitement. And right now we’re elevating ourselves above the competition. We’re leading the industry in bold new directions - and it’s our diverse and talented team who are making this possible. Believe us, the best is yet to come. For our customers. For our future. For your career.

DEI and Wellbeing @ Entain

At Entain we do what’s right. It’s one of our core values. Which is why we’re taking the lead when it comes to creating a diverse, equal and inclusive future - for our people, our industry and our society. We’ve created a culture where everyone can feel psychologically safe, included and heard. Where being accepted for who you are is a given. Here, we celebrate our individual differences, and make sure everyone feels supported, respected, and empowered to thrive – and that starts from the moment you apply to join us.

Life @ Entain

We’re a team who love to play, and win, together. We love building bonds between our people, and we love to build your career up too. Join us, and we won’t just be your employer, we’ll be your biggest cheerleader. We’ll give you the power to lead the conversation on your learning and career goals from day one, and then get behind you with all the support you need to take your career – and our business – to new heights.