Vacancy Type:
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.

Become Scrum Master at Entain and develop cutting edge applications for millions of customers around the globe.

The main purpose of this role is top lan and manage Lean Operations team backlogs working in Kanban or Scrum with the active teams and deliver operational tasks as planned. Guide several Kanban/Scrum teams according to the standards Entain has chosen and take responsibility for the Process. Also assistance the operational teams with your Project Management skills and manage projects.

Key responsibilities 
    • Coordinate Kanban/Scrum team actions
    • Ensure clarity of the Kanban/Scrum teams resources and their activities by keenly reporting on progress, risks and issues
    • Ensure technical needs and planning dependencies are managed
    • Ensure drawbacks are resolved
    • Ensure communication and alignment with depending teams and departments
    • Facilitate the team meetings
    • Shield the team in Kanban/Sprint execution
    • Escalate and drive decision-making in case of risked sprint scope / essential scope changes

Partner for Operational teams/Line Management

    • Act as a competent contact person (consultant) for Product Owner
    • Constantly review (and improve) cooperation with Product Owner and other stakeholders
    • Align the message to the teams with the Engineering managers
    • Consult the Engineering managers on sprint / team matters
    • Grow self-organized team
    • Help the team to setup its rules/remind team of (their own) rules
    • Spread the agile values/spirit (team and stakeholders)
    • Ensure efficient retrospective meetings and learnings are getting adopted
    • Regular Backlog grooming
    • Ensure team knowledge is efficiently shared and reused

      Other competencies 

    • Communicative, collaborative personality with hands-on mentality
    • Ability to coach the team to reach their highest potential
    • Ability to deal with multiple projects and deadlines
    • Decision making ability, excellent analytical skills
    • Ability to understand business as well as technical needs and to act accordingly
    • Excellent English skills (corporate language)
    • Positive attitude towards the company
    • Business Domain Knowledge (desired)

      What we can offer you:

      • Salary: Minimum: 50 000 euro
      • Culture – We were once a startup and still have that growth mindset (despite our size). Our industry is renowned for the speed it operates at, and the incredible pace of innovation. Our values include winning together, being bold, exciting customers and driving innovation.
      • Development – Both personal and professional development are important to us. Everyone gets 2 paid days to focus on development, along with subscriptions to learning resources like cross knowledge, linkedin learning and our own learning room. Monthly Empower talks from inspirational leaders from outside the industry.
      • Wellbeing – Our employee assistance program offers free advice on everything from work advice, relationship advice, legal information, and financial advice. Everyone gets a free subscription to the unmind (mental wellbeing) app. Counselling session are available through EAP. We have a monthly schedule of wellbeing sessions and talks with each office having wellbeing champions and coordinators.
      • Flexible benefits package - Annual bonus, employee share scheme, health screening, life assurance, matching pension contributions, lunch vouchers, enhanced vacation package, retail discounts, discounted gym membership, with the ability to flex your benefits package to suit your needs
      • Offices - Newly refurbished offices, with chillout spaces and modern facilities
      • Social - Fantastic programme of free social activities, from our summer parties and Friday night drinks, we've got you covered.
      • Sports - We're as passionate about sports as you are, if you can name a sport, we've probably got a company team.
      • Hybrid Working – We offer 2 days a week working from home


      What the process looks like:

      • Apply and your CV will be reviewed by one of our Talent Acquisition Partners
      • Phone screening call with our Talent Acquisition Partner
      • 30 minute online assessment
      • 1st interview with the team manager
      • Short task to complete and present back at 2nd interview with Director and other stakeholders
      • Offer and Celebrations!

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.