Vacancy Type:
31 (Unikrn)

As the Software Engineering Manager, you’ll be a key part of the Esports Technology leadership team, reporting into the Vice President of Software Engineering and working alongside the Head of Designa nd Head of Product.

You’ll set high performance standards for your team, ensuring we are always improving how we work and what we deliver.

Hybrid working is in our DNA, so you’ll be based in one of our offices either in Manchester or in Berlin, where you’ll spend at least 2 days per week with the team. We’re an international organisation, some overseas travel may be required.

What you will be doing: 
● Consolidate regular delivery updates to the stakeholders
● Support software engineers to reach their maximum potential
● Remove the obstacles from the delivery path of the engineering team
● Support and optimise processes and ceremonies for the engineering team
● Deliver in time, budget and predictable quality
● Translate product requirements into engineering work for your team
● Manage and structure workload of the engineering team
● Build and lead a high-performing engineering team
● Provide guidance, coaching, mentorship, and professional development opportunities
Who you are: 
● Experience in supporting and implementing of Agile (Scrum) methodologies and practises
● Ability to work collaboratively with other departments and stakeholders to achieve business
● Well-organised systematic approach to daily routine work
● Demonstrated ability to strategically lead and motivate teams, manage projects, develop
methodologies and deliver high-quality products on time
● Ability to work in a culture diverse team and within different time zones
● Deep knowledge of at least half of the listed technologies:
o Golang
o Rust
o NodeJS
o Typescript
o ReactJS
What we offer: 
Sports betting, gaming and interactive entertainment is changing, and we’re leading that change. By putting people first. By placing exciting, engaging and entertaining experiences at more fingertips than ever before. We're pulling into pole position by pushing boundaries further. With innovation. With technology. But most importantly, with people like you. Because when you join the Entain family, it’s your game. So let’s win together.

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.