FanDuel Group is a world-class team of brands and products all built with one goal in mind — to give fans new and innovative ways to interact with their favourite games, sports, teams, and leagues. That’s no easy task, which is why we’re so dedicated to building a winning team. And make no mistake, we are here to win, but we believe in winning right. That means we’ll never compromise when it comes to looking out for our teammates. From our many opportunities for professional development to our generous insurance and paid leave policies, we’re committed to making sure our employees get as much out of FanDuel as we ask them to give.
FanDuel Group is based in New York, with offices in California, New Jersey, Florida, Oregon and Scotland. Our brands include:
- FanDuel — A game-changing real-money fantasy sports app
- FanDuel Sportsbook — America’s #1 sports betting app
- TVG — The best-in-class horse racing TV/media network and betting platform
- FanDuel Racing — A horse racing app built for the average sports fan
- FanDuel Casino & Betfair Casino — Fan-favorite online casino apps
- FOXBet — A world-class betting platform and affiliate of FanDuel Group
- PokerStars — The premier online poker product and affiliate of FanDuel Group
Our roster has an opening with your name on it
FanDuel is looking for a Technical Program Specialist (TPS) to coordinate release management for our [Account and Wallet, SportsBook v2] product. The TPS will work closely with our Regulatory Release Manager to gain partner buy-in and implement mechanisms that raise the release readiness bar for all regulatory products and tools globally. They develop roadmaps, project plans, risks and dependency logs, release planning calendars, status updates, and post-mortems. They build simplified processes that automate repeatable activities, promote global standardisation, improve testing rigor, remove internal process bottlenecks, and drive productivity gains. They leverage their expertise of operational processes and their deep technical understanding to ensure environments are healthy.
THE GAME PLAN
Everyone on our team has a part to play
While Product Managers drive product vision and technical requirements; the TPS will provide data-driven cross-product business understanding of releases impact and success. They drive shared goals and gain investments prioritisation alignment. A TPS is excellent at driving results, able to coordinate large, multi-functional projects on-time, anticipate bottlenecks, provide escalation management, make trade-offs, and balance business needs versus technical constraints. They rationalise business priorities and technical requirements with cross-functional teams, effectively managing cross-functional communication to ensure all business and technical stakeholder’s needs are aligned. The candidate will have high standards for themselves and everyone they work with and will be constantly looking around corners to prevent short sighted decisions. This role requires a strong ability to find creative solutions to challenging problems, excellent communication skills, ability to easily navigate ambiguity and define a path forward. You must know how to influence and motivate to get the right things done.
What we’re looking for in our next teammate
Experience working in a program/project management role
Strong personal organisational and time management skills
Strong program management and analytical skills, be comfortable dealing with ambiguity, and have the ability to effectively influence and communicate with global stakeholders
Experience planning, scheduling, implementing projects in a demanding, change-oriented, fast-paced environment requiring a high degree of deadline-driven productivity
Proven ability to think and move quickly and manage difficult trade-offs to meet deadlines.
Experience working in groups on collaborative projects
Proactively identify opportunities to improve operational procedures and lead initiatives to implement them
Define, operate and embed release processes across product verticals
Ability to lead and work effectively with cross functional groups
Experience owning program strategy and end to end delivery
Regulatory experience preferred
We treat our team right
Competitive compensation is just the beginning. As part of our team, you can expect:
- An exciting and fun environment committed to driving real growth
- Opportunities to build really cool products that fans love
- Mentorship and professional development resources to help you refine your game
- Flexible vacation allowance to let you refuel
- Hall of Fame benefit programs and platforms
FanDuel Group is an equal opportunities employer. Diversity and inclusion in FanDuel means that we respect and value everyone as individuals. We don't tolerate bias, judgement or harassment. Our focus is on developing employees so that they reach their full potential.