min. 62000
Vacancy Type:
31 May 2022
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 25 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 bwin, Coral, Foxy, Gala, Ladbrokes, and partypoker.
What you'll be doing:
  • Delivering Entain initiatives based on the agreed scope and timelines within the label and delivery management framework standards
  • Ensuring communication in the right time and representing the team(s) and all its related aspects
  • Working with Project Managers for delivering projects/initiatives across different locations ( Austria / India / Bulgaria )
  • Working closely with the LeanOps TechLeads and Architectural Teams to ensure a proper architectural and standardized solution is implemented for the respective project that is aligned with the overall architecture guidance
  • Plan/Control:
    •  Shaping and scoping all appropriate analysis and planning activities on different roadmap projects, providing realistic estimations for the whole initiative
  • Process:
    • Supporting continuous process improvements.
    •  Supporting the LeanOps teams to ensure the implementation of quality guidelines, processes and standards.
  • Technical:
    • Ensuring availability and stability in production
    • Constantly improving automation to support daily business tasks and project tasks best
    • Ensuring sound security requirements and practices are followed
    • Providing architectural and technical guidance as well as hosting standards to software delivery teams ensuring design, process and quality practices for hosting applications in production are followed
  • People management/organization:
    • Ongoing team marketing
    • Continuous communication and alignment with involved parties
    • Conflict management
    • Responsible for recruiting new team members & efficient onboarding
    • Appraisals & Performance Management and team building
    • Building and leading LeanOps/DevOps groups
    • Leadership and development of LeanOps resources/teams, including identifying and hiring required resources, helping increase and share the technical knowledge and capabilities of the teams
What we need from you:
  • Minimum 3-4 years of relevant leadership experience and/or Application Operations experience
  • Strong interpersonal skills – capable of communicating and influencing at all departmental levels with technical and non-technical individuals
  • Strong problem solving and analytical skills
  • Ability to "think out of the box" considering business targets as the driving force of activities
  • Understanding and knowing the relevant LeanOps processes from requirements analysis, technical risk management, security and Infrastructure requirements
  • Knowing monitoring and hosting principals
  • Experienced in Powershell
  • Technical & process background with experience in the following areas:
    • Network & automation Know-How
    • Requirements development and management
    • Infrastructure/hosting skills
    • Agile practices/scrum
  • Strong technical background in some of the key technologies used by the company
  • Is part of the team oncall rota
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Ability to handle a high workload with various tasks and changing priorities
  • Driven, robust, self-motivated, delivery focused and able to withstand 24/7 pressure, and to challenge and be challenged
  • Strong agile background on scrum
  • Experience working with geographically dispersed teams
  •  Desired:
    • Experience of sports betting domain
    • Strong technical knowledge of high transactional systems

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.