R&D Director

Global, Malta


Who are we?

We are #TeamSBTech, an award-winning leading provider of sports betting solutions, and you know us. We have been in this market for 10 years (4 for Kyiv) 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.

As the R&D director, you will lead a significant part of our R&D departments. Your team consists of Development Managers who each are responsible for a different department. We are looking for a strong leader who will focus on the big picture. You will be reporting to the CTO.

The role is located in Sofia, Bulgaria but we also have teams in other locations, so some traveling will be required.


  • Leading software architects, developers, QA, technical support, designers, project management and delivery teams of 100+ employees.
  • Aligning technology, product development, structure, methodology, best practices and processes across various global development centers in order to ensure efficient delivery.
  • Ensuring the organizational structure, methodologies, R&D processes, product management and delivery are optimized to distribute the required product solutions.
  • Recruiting, building and mentoring teams and mid managers to continue successful growth.
  • Prioritizing, controlling and tracking companies’ resources and projects 


  • Proven R&D Director or Senior R&D Management experience in a B2B online software company.
  • Strong technical background in development, design and maintenance of complex web-based software systems; Deep knowledge In .Net and Microsoft environment.  
  • Successful track record building large scale scrum teams and implementing best agile practices.
  • Proven experience establishing DevOps infrastructure and methodologies; large scale web systems in B2B environment which requires quick time-to-market and fast deployment to large number of B2B customers- Big advantage!
  • Business orientated; ability to read and comprehend information from various sources.
  • Detail oriented and hands-on abilities.

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

  • Plenty of social benefits: additional health insurance, sport activities, food vouchers,etc.
  • Regular bonuses based on personal results.
  • Trainings and certification programs.
  • Opportunity to join a team of great professionals (like you).
  • Dynamic and friendly work environment.
  • Open and transparent communication.
  • Team activities, (memorable) team buildings, Christmas party.

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