Job Description

Company Description

SG Digital (part of Scientific Games Corp. NASDAQ:SGMS) leads the global gaming market, providing innovative software that powers the world’s most successful operators and online gaming providers.

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. Having recently become the Digital, online Division of the $4bn Scientific Games, we are now in a period of dramatic growth that will see us grow headcount by 30% this year alone.

Want to be part of our story?

We are a group of distributed multidisciplinary engineers, passionate about casino gaming, focused on a few highly scalable distributed platforms on a hybrid technology stack running in public and private clouds.

The teams are small and move fast -- all members are expected to be able to achieve maximum results with minimal direction.

Job Description

For the successful delivery of SGD content and other related business projects. Working in a matrix environment, the successful candidate will be expected to work closely with project delivery teams, wider business departments, executive management, as well as external partners. They will line manage an international team of Project Managers and lead on instilling best practice across the Studios.

Please note this is a 12 month Contract 

Primary Responsibilities -

  • Line management responsibility of Project Management Team 
  • Mentor Project Management Team with focus on best practice, collaboration and continuous improvement
  • Support Project Delivery Teams to meet agreed delivery objectives; and with problem solving, managing risks, issues and dependencies
  • Escalate priority items to relevant Management as appropriate 
  • Work with the PMs and Studio teams to plan in all SGD content so that timelines are clear, understood and tracked
  • Manage project pipelines and resource allocation across studios with Studio Managers
  • Manage and improve relevant internal reporting packs
  • Identify, support and implement relevant process improvements
  • Financial management to support the finance department

Experience, Skills, knowledge and qualities -

  • Resilient and able to work well under pressure
  • Adaptable and able to pivot between priorities and projects
  • Quick learner and natural problem solver
  • Strong organisation, communication and interpersonal skills
  • Detail-oriented
  • Project management experience 
  • Line management experience
  • iGaming and industry knowledge is desirable 
  • Previous operational, delivery and/or process improvement experience desirable

Qualifications

  • Agile Practitioner 
  • Ability to understand technical language and concepts
  • Experience of using tools such as Microsoft Project server, JIRA & Confluence
  • Strong reporting & presentation skills

Additional Information

Why would you enjoy working with us at SG Digital?

  • Competitive benefits, an open and supportive environment as well as a modern and exciting workplace
  • The opportunity to interact with global teams on a regular basis and the possibility to switch teams and projects as you and our business continues to develop and grow
  • Tangible and genuine development - at SG Digital, you can take your career where you want it to go!

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Application Instructions

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