Vacancy Type:
23 (Entain)

As a Head of Engineering you will be responsible for overseeing the design, robustness, and timely delivery of software within their department, actively engaging as a participant. 

Through our tech we’re leading digital entertainment into bold new directions and it’s our brilliant people that are making that possible. Are you ready to be a pioneer?

What you will do 


  • Deconstruct intricate projects into straightforward systems that can be efficiently developed and upheld by engineers with less experience.

  • Ensure the software design review process maintains a high standard across the group by engaging in these reviews, shaping the procedures, and scrutinizing the decisions made within the group.

  • Proactively contribute to the definition of project scopes, wielding influence over both Product and Engineering counterparts.

  • Take a proactive stance by immersing oneself in teams or projects requiring guidance or additional resources.

  • Actively challenge overly complex solutions while simultaneously enhancing those that have been insufficiently implemented.

  • Contribute to shaping the strategic direction, crafting roadmaps, addressing issues, and synthesizing feedback to ensure team success.



Who you are 

  • Expert in Software Development Lifecycle, A process that encompasses planning, designing, coding, testing, deploying, and maintaining software applications, ensuring a systematic and efficient approach to development.

  • Advanced in Continuous integration / deployment

  • Expert in Technology Strategy, the collective tools, processes and methodologies that enable an organization to align business strategy and goals with its IT services and infrastructure.

  • Advanced in Cloud Computing, proficiency in designing, deploying, managing, and optimizing applications and services on cloud platforms, leveraging the flexibility, scalability, and cost-efficiency they offer.

  • Advanced in Secure Web Development, an iterative process that comprises application design, implementation, vulnerability testing, and monitoring.

  • Advanced in AI / Machine Learning, the creation of computer systems that can perform tasks that typically require human intelligence or improve their performance through experience and data-driven algorithms, respectively.

About Entain

We may sit on the FTSE100, but for millions of customers worldwide, we’re the brands they hold in their hands – and heart. As the home of household names like Ladbrokes, Foxy and PartyPoker, to name just a few, we elevate lives with moments of excitement. And right now we’re elevating ourselves above the competition. We’re leading the industry in bold new directions - and it’s our diverse and talented team who are making this possible. Believe us, the best is yet to come. For our customers. For our future. For your career.

DEI and Wellbeing @ Entain

Our vision is to be the world leader in betting, gaming and interactive entertainment, and we know that the most successful businesses are the most sustainable ones. Diversity and inclusion is key to sustainability and success and our goal is to attract, engage and retain the best talent globally, bringing the best thinking to our business from inside and outside of our sector. Our ambition is to make sure everyone at Entain feels valued, respected and included. Inclusion is embedded in everything we do, because we know when we feel respected and heard, we do our best work. Sustainability drives everything we do, and doing what’s right is one of our core values. Diverse teams have more creativity, imagination, innovation and problem solving capabilities. We are committed to tackling inequalities and creating a diverse and inclusive business. Here, we celebrate our individual differences, and make sure everyone feels supported, respected, and empowered to thrive – and that starts from the moment you apply to join us. We want our employees to feel healthy and supported at home and at work. That’s why we have our Well-me programme, which provides information, tools and training to help our people look after their mental and physical wellbeing in ways that matter to them.

Life @ Entain

We’re a team who love to play, and win, together. We love building bonds between our people, and we love to build your career up too. Join us, and we won’t just be your employer, we’ll be your biggest cheerleader. We’ll give you the power to lead the conversation on your learning and career goals from day one, and then get behind you with all the support you need to take your career – and our business – to new heights.