Program Manager

Sofia, Bulgaria

Description

Who are we?

We are #TeamSBTech, an award-winning leading provider of sports betting solutions, and you know us. We have been on this market for 10 years – growing, building amazing technology and family. 

And as of April 2020, we combined with DraftKings (Nasdaq: DKNG) – a digital sports entertainment and gaming company known for its industry-leading daily fantasy sports and mobile sports betting platforms.

DraftKings Inc. is a digital sports entertainment and gaming company. It’s simple, at DraftKings, we’re committed to responsibly creating the world’s favorite games and betting experiences. Headquartered in Boston, MA, with offices around the globe, we believe we can continue to define what it means to be a technology company in sports entertainment. We love what we do, and think you will too.

Your role:

As a Software Engineering Program Manager within DraftKings, you will be responsible for defining a schedule and driving the day-to-day execution of engineering initiatives across multiple departments on the program level; applying risk management as necessary and ultimately delivering a software release with the expected functional and quality criteria. You are also responsible for working with cross-functional engineering teams to bring a concept through the development lifecycle and driving efforts using Agile software development principles. 

Responsibilities:

  • Lead multiple cross-department initiatives (projects) at the program level; defining the scope of work, schedule and risks;
  • Ensure projects adhere to the project standards, tools, processes, policies and procedures;
  • Coordinate work across multiple teams where priorities may conflict and dependencies exist;
  • Event planning and meeting scheduling;
  • Understand and communicate complex, technical, engineering issues;
  • Coordinate technical design reviews; communicating project status and top engineering issues to project team and management;
  • Help define corrective action and technical solutions for engineering issues in collaboration with product and architecture teams.

Requirements

  • 5+ years of relevant working experience;
  • PMP, PMI-ACP, SAFe, Certified Scrum Master, or similar certifications preferred;
  • Experience in SW engineering and project management;
  • Experience in Agile SW development principles;
  • Excellent communication, organizational and leadership skills;
  • A clear track record of making a difference in the projects you drive;
  • Self-motivated and proactive with demonstrated creative and critical thinking skills;
  • Ability to manage multiple projects in parallel;
  • Detailed knowledge and understanding of product development processes.

Why join our Dream Team?

We love working with talented people but more than that, we seek out compassionate co-workers with a collaborative spirit. Our work moves quickly and we’re great at coming together to find creative solutions to some of tech’s most interesting problems. If that sounds good to you, join us.

The Company offers excellent benefits

  • Being a part of an international team focused on excellence in product development;
  • Very good remuneration;
  • Comprehensive health insurance + Multisport card;
  • Monthly parking coverage OR Public transport card;
  • Team building and fun activities;
  • High and modern office facilities;
  • Dynamic and friendly work environment;
  • Open and transparent communication;
  • Long term career growth opportunities;
  • Professional growth, extra education opportunities and cross-location knowledge sharing;
  • English classes;
  • Fruits and snacks at the office.

Are you ready for a new challenge? We are expecting your application!

Only short-listed candidates will be contacted.

Confidentiality of all applications is assured!

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