Sportsbook - Software Engineer Team Lead
Are you an experienced Software Engineer festinated about leadership? The Sportsbook Area within Product Development is now hiring! We have a world-class Sportsbook, developed in-house by our dedicated Sportsbook tech team. Our Sportsbook Platform is ours – from our Architecture to our Trading teams – we have an in-house platform which hosts our brands offering Sports betting for our customers. From the tools our traders use to the cutting edge features our customers use to bet on various sports – our teams are the backbone to making this happen!
The Team Lead will support the Product Development Manager in development, quality assurance and product managements whilst having direct reports.
At Betsson Group we work with a Hybrid Work From Home (WFH) model, giving you the flexibility of working 2 days in the office and 3 days at home.
A taster of what you will be doing:
- Working closely with members of the team to ensure successful completion of projects and overall support with all roll-out services;
- Enabling continuous improvement by supporting when needed;
- Being responsible for vacation planning of your direct reports;
- Holding periodic one-to-one meetings to ensure that every individual can perform at his/her best and supporting the development via close work with HR;
- Motivating the team into improving its performance and ensure that team members are always supported;
- Leading team efforts (engineers, developers, designers and other team members) towards successful project delivery for our customers;
- Collaborating with various stakeholders, maintaining a focus on business goals.
What we are looking for:
- Development background in building highly scalable, containerized services and applications
- Deep understanding and interest in lean and agile principles for product development
- Demonstrated ability to build effective teams, motivate, direct and coach staff
- Strong people management & leadership skills
WHAT WE OFFER
Much like riding a rollercoaster, sometimes life at Betsson can be lightning fast with twists and turns but always FUN! Then again, what else would you expect from a business 75% millennial and 1900 strong, spread across 7 offices! We recognise it may not be for the faint-hearted, but if you’re a go-getter, initiator and always striving to push the boundaries and challenge yourself, then you’ll fit right in.
We offer numerous challenges where your skills will be put to good use! We encourage innovation, independence and celebrate success where you will be part of multi-cultural and diverse company, with people from all over the world.
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