Product Manager

  • Genius Sports Group
  • London, UK
  • 22 May, 2023
Full time Leadership & Management

Job Description

A bit about us 

Do you want to join one of the world’s fastest growing sports technology companies? 

Genius Sports is at the epicentre of the global network connecting sports, brands and fans through official live data. Our mission is simple. We champion a more sustainable sports data ecosystem that benefits all parties. 

We’re looking for enthusiastic and ambitious people to join our talented team.  

If you see yourself becoming part of a global family building the future of sports entertainment together, then come and grow with us.  

We put trust in our people to deliver the difference for our clients around the worldIt’s why many of the world’s largest leagues & federations such as the NFL, English Premier League, FIBA and NCAA choose to work with Genius Sports. 

 

The Division

This area of the business takes care of everything a sportsbook operator needs to manage their operation and grow profits - all powered by the finest live sports data available. That includes sportsbook management, integration, modelling, trading tools, streaming and risk management.

The Role

As Product Manager for the betting cluster of Genius Sports, you will closely with the product director and delivery teams translating high level roadmaps into quarterly work items.

Your responsibilities will cover both the strategic and tactical aspects of Product Management.  The tactical aspects of the role require requirements scoping, definition of epic level acceptance criteria, working with the delivery team during planning and throughout product delivery.  You will work with the Delivery Mangers and ensure all aspects of delivery have been accounted for (this includes operational help, domain knowledge share and go to market strategy).

You will work with a committed and collaborative team of developers, QAs, BAs, PMs, Agile Coaches who will assist you in achieving shared product goals.  As such, you will need to work transparently within our collaboration tools (e.g. Jira and Confluence).

Required Skills

  • Previous experience working in the betting domain
  • Previous Product Owner/Product Management experience
  • Knowledge of Agile delivery processes
  • Previous experience of working in a software environment
  • Diligent with strong attention to detail
  • Analytical approach to problem solving
  • Ability to work to deadlines
  • Team leadership
  • Highly collaborative nature
  • Strong communication skills
  • Passion for sports and betting

 

What’s in it for you? 

As well as a competitive salary and annual leave allowance, our benefits include health insurance, skills training and much more, depending on the location. We also offer a host of softer benefits, including many social events throughout the year such as summer and winter holiday parties, monthly team building events, sports tournaments, charity days and wellbeing activities.   

How we work 

We have adapted a forward-thinking ‘Ways of Working’ framework, which sets out (amongst other things) the opportunities for Geniuses to work flexibly, remotely and on working holidays. It affects different teams and locations differently, so please ask for further information in how it would work with this role. 

Our employees are empowered to stretch the boundaries of what’s achievable, always reaching further and pushing the edges to see what gives. We collaborate, we innovate, and we celebrate. We will continue to grow as an organisation and continue to invest in our highly talented and diverse team of Geniuses.  

Genius Sports Group is proud to be an equal opportunities employer. We recognize and celebrate the benefits that a diverse and inclusive workforce bring to our business, our customers and our staff. We welcome and will consider all applications regardless of age, different abilities or disability, gender re-assignment, marriage, pregnancy, maternity, race or nationality, religion or belief, sex and sexual orientation (and any other applicable status). Please let us know when you apply if you need any assistance during the recruiting process due to a disability.