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Senior Digital Product Owner

Endeavor

Athens, GA 02-07-2024
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
Job Description

Who We Are:

The world's top sports betting and lottery brands choose OpenBet as their partner for world class content, leading tech and tailored service. We have their back, so they're ready with exciting, memorable and safe sports betting experiences to entertain billions of players worldwide.

Endeavor is a global sports and entertainment company, home to many of the world's most dynamic and engaging storytellers, brands, live events, and experiences. The Endeavor network specializes in talent representation through entertainment agency WME; sports operations and advisory, event management, media production and distribution, and brand licensing through IMG; live event experiences and hospitality through On Location; full-service marketing through global cultural marketing agency 160over90; and sports data and technology through IMG ARENA and OpenBet. Endeavor is also the majority owner of TKO Group Holdings (NYSE: TKO), a premium sports and entertainment company comprising UFC and WWE.

As Senior Product Owner at OpenBet you will be a subject matter expert who cares passionately about sports and betting. You will be responsible for sharing the sprint vision with Agile teams and ensuring that sprint goals are met.

As part of the Product Management team, you will be responsible for introducing or/ and transforming epics/ themes to stories that can fit in team sprints and deliver value to the final product.

What you will be working on:
• Keep abreast of the sports betting industry, proactively monitoring the product to ensure the product suite provides a competitive offering.
• Define user stories and prioritize the team backlog on sprint level ensuring that this is properly planned and all stories are fully elaborated with the help of Business Analysts.
• Provide an active role in mitigating impediments impacting successful team completion of Release/Sprint Goals .
• Helping the Scrum teams to plan and improve their ways of working through retrospectives.
• Collaborating with developers and understanding the scope of technical enabling works.
• Participating in the team demo and retrospectives and share findings with rest of stakeholders.
• Attending daily Scrum meetings and ensuring the developers are working efficiently and on the right items.
• Organizing Product Backlog Refinement sessions.
• Responsible for representing the interests of the product with development team.

Qualifications

You are an experienced Product Owner who isn't afraid to push boundaries, bring new ideas to internal and external stakeholders and deliver.

What You'll Bring:
• Experience within the Sports betting industry and a passion for Sports.
• Solid knowledge of the Sports betting market (retail and digital), ideally including B2B supplier experience.
• Understanding of the importance of Product metrics and data-driven decision making.
• Ability to stand out in Customer related events and present the product features or assist customer on fleshing out needs and adaptations needed.

This position is hybrid, 2 days a week in the office which is located in Marousi, less than 5 minutes' walk from the yellow railway line and very close to the green line as well. Days in the office and working hours are flexible.

Why would you enjoy working with us at OpenBet?
• Competitive benefits, including pension plan and private insurance for you and your family members as well as extra leave days for volunteering and other purposes.
• The opportunity to work within a truly international Company, where you can expect the diversity and the opportunities of the world, mixed with a people friendly culture.
• A wide palette of training opportunities and internal and external learning sources, from onboarding, to on-the-job training by our subject matter experts.
• As a software house, we have a relaxed but highly professional environment with excellent facilities available, including on-site canteen & gym, showers, video, board and electronic sports games as well as lending library.
• We love to get together and throw a number of group events, to celebrate new comers, enjoy some good meals together and show off our sport talents as part of company tournaments (basketball, table tennis and others!).

Endeavor unites and brings people together in our love of sport, culture, and entertainment. We understand this can only be accomplished when we lead with a lens of diversity, equity, and inclusion in everything we do. As a global company that drives culture, we strive to reflect the world's diverse voices.  

Endeavor is an equal opportunities employer and encourages applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates regardless of sex, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, or religion or belief.

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-d8njz9-100-26-196-222-42 in your application.

Company Profile
Endeavor

Endeavor is a global entertainment, sports and content company, home to the world’s most dynamic and engaging storytellers, brands, live events and experiences. The company is comprised of industry leaders including entertainment agency William Morris Endeavor (WME); sports, fashion, events and media company IMG; and premier mixed martial arts organization UFC. The Endeavor network specializes in talent representation; marketing and licensing; content development, distribution and sales; event management; and a number of direct-to-consumer offerings.