Product Director - Platform
Scientific Games Corporation (NASDAQ: SGMS) is a world leader in gaming entertainment offering the industry's broadest and most integrated portfolio of game content, advanced systems, cutting-edge platforms and professional services. The company is #1 in technology-based gaming systems, digital real-money gaming and sports betting platforms, casino table games and utility products and lottery instant games, and a leading provider of games, systems and services for casino, lottery and social gaming. Committed to responsible gaming, Scientific Games delivers what customers and players value most: trusted security, engaging entertainment content, operating efficiencies and innovative technology
At SG Digital we have 1,250+ employees (including 600+ engineers and developers) and over 200 customers. We currently provide our technology to customers across the globe. Our head office is in Las Vegas with principal offices in London, Stockholm, Athens, Sydney, Montreal and Chicago, as well as 27 other offices world-wide.
Our software platform is built on a fully-flexible system that is deployable within the international gaming industry. It supports all parts of our customers’ business (interactive, mobile, and social networks). Our content platform has approximately 750 proprietary and over 900 third-party supplied lottery, bingo, and casino games developed to address the multi-channel content and distribution strategies of our customers. Our software platform supports online interactive game play and enables the deployment of software applications for casino, lottery, bingo, poker, mini-games, and social games over web-based, tablet/mobile, and social media applications.
We pride ourselves on product innovation and technical excellence and are constantly adding new applications and new functionality to our product suite, used by billions of end users. And, while many other companies have been downsizing, we continue to see growth across our business. Our focus on leading B2B supply in international markets has paid off, with huge growth and opportunities in North American markets.
Scope of Role
We need a product leader to drive our OPS PAM forward for our enterprise customers. This role is an outward facing Product role with five main areas of responsibility:
Product management leader of OPS, running that team of Product people.
Around 20 strong product management team with access to further functions within the Gaming product group including delivery and UXD resources
Be the face of our platform business to our enterprise operators and drive the strategy that grows the US, Canada and South America as platform strongholds. Get to know our customers’ senior executives, understand their strategies, and develop the people and product solutions to support them.
Own the OPS product strategy and be a key contributor to the overall gaming strategy within SGD
Build out a partner strategy to generate value from the large number of existing integrations we have with payment gateways, eCRM partners, Analytics services etc - a largely untapped opportunity for us.
Form and lead our emerging Professional Services offering to our Enterprise customers.
Strategic: We need to build a true Professional Services model for our platform with dedicated customer-facing consultants and capacity led approach for development. Success with this business is dependent on:
Building a team of experienced and connected US-based Professional Services people
Product: How do we get more value from our ecosystem?
Technology: (With tech and delivery) solve the OPS release frequency/monolith/complexity anchor that holds us back
Our ideal candidate would be a Product Leader from within the industry.
All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.