Denver , CO

Director of Software Engineering at PointsBet

| Greater Denver Area
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PointsBet (ASX: PBH) is a digital sports betting and technology company, partnered with NBC Universal as the Official Sports Betting Partner of NBC Sports. We are dedicated to bringing the fastest betting experience in the world to sports lovers across the United States.
We are currently looking for a Director of Software Engineering to join our Denver, CO based team.As Director of Software Engineering you will play an integral role in supporting PointsBet's continued growth and success.
We provide an opportunity for our people - our most powerful and irreplaceable resources - to work in an environment that is rewarding, fun, challenging, and an instrument for both personal and professional growth as PointsBet continues to become a major force in the newly legalized US Sports Betting market.
PointsBet is a sports betting operator that sits in the very rare position of owning and controlling its technology end to end. Our proprietary platform and our commitment to an in-house approach powers unrivalled innovation and personalized experiences that our customers cannot get anywhere else.
Our partnerships with leading sports organizations, teams and franchises provides both our customers and team members with unique sporting experience:
  • Official and Exclusive Sports Betting Partner of the Denver Nuggets (NBA), Colorado Avalanche (NHL) and their home venue, Ball Arena
  • Official Gaming Partner of the Detroit Tigers (MLB)
  • Official Gaming Partner of the Detroit Red Wings (NHL) and Little Caesars Arena
  • Proud Sports Betting Partner of the Detroit Pistons (NBA)
  • Official Sponsor of the Indiana Pacers (NBA)
  • Authorized Betting Operator of the National Basketball Association (NBA)
  • Authorized Gaming Operator of Major League Baseball (MLB)
  • Official Betting Operator of the PGA TOUR
  • Official Sports Betting Partner of the National Hockey League (NHL)
  • Official Betting Partner of LaLiga North America
  • Exclusive, Official Partner of University of Colorado Buffaloes

As we continue to take the sports betting world by storm, we will continue to bring our proprietary and best-in-market technology, modernized and premium brand mentality, expert trading practices and proven growth marketing strategies to emerging sports betting markets.
Bet on us - there is no greater time than now to join the PointsBet family!
  • As a core member of the Technology leadership team, you will direct the software development teams responsible for designing and delivering innovative Trading/Customer Service and other solutions that enhance the Player Account Management (PAM) ecosystem.
  • Effective collaboration with leadership and stakeholders across Product Management, Marketing, Customer Service, Operations, and Technology teams.
  • Contribute to the product and technology roadmap, evolve the systems architecture while ensuring overall alignment of the software designs produced by the teams under your direction.
  • Direct software development teams to deliver high quality production code including the effective utilization of testing frameworks, SDLC and CI/CD practices
  • Provide clear, data-driven insights and communications to technology and business stakeholders on delivery timelines, product quality with a focus on continuous improvement.
  • Partner closely with Business domain experts, Product and Technology Leadership in vendor due diligence and solution integrations.
  • Keep abreast of current and emerging technologies and influence how these can be applied to the product and business opportunities.
  • Effectively coach and develop People Managers, Technical Leads, and Individual contributors in your team.
  • Ensure regulatory compliance in product and processes and assist with various regulatory requirements and internal policies & procedures.
  • Ensure all employees and contractors under your direction adhere to the Company's information security policies.

  • B.S or M.S in Computer Science or equivalent
  • 5+ years of Senior Management experience providing leadership to geographically distributed product engineering teams in delivering multiple full-cycle software solutions.
  • 10+ years of experience of hands-on development experience in C#, SQL, highly distributed and low latency systems
  • Experience in technical and management leadership background with functional breath across the areas of distributed software infrastructure and computing in regulated gaming and other technologies is a huge plus.
  • Experience in online enterprise Casino management systems and/or sportsbooks is a huge plus
  • Proven architecture and development experience in the implementation of player account management, trading management and customer service management.
  • Experience scaling agile software development across global teams while ensuring disciplined engineering practices are followed with a relentless focus on quality.
  • Working knowledge in backend system architecture patterns and technologies such as:(Modern distributed systems design patterns, Microservices and Serverless design paradigms)(SQL/ NOSQL databases)(RESTful APIs, cloud-based/enterprise-grade message brokers or streaming platforms)(Container orchestration systems (Docker, Swarm, Kubernetes))
  • Experience with Microsoft Azure Cloud or AWS or GCS (Azure Preferred)
  • Working knowledge with various operating systems and platforms is a plus, specifically Windows and Linux (Debian preferred)
  • Proven problem solving and communication skills with the ability to manage key stakeholders effectively.
  • Accuracy and high attention to detail
  • Strong experience working with global product development teams across multiple time zones.
  • The successful candidate will have a great team attitude, strong desire to collaborate and contribute to our culture.
  • Engage with various stakeholders and executive leadership - excellent communication is required.

  • Company paid medical plan for employees and dependents.
  • Dental and Vision.
  • 401(k) with a generous match.
  • Bonus program.
  • Medical and Commuter Flexible Spending Accounts (FSA).
  • Paid Time Off and 10 paid holidays.
  • Conveniently located in Downtown Denver just 3 blocks from Union Station

PointsBet is dedicated to a culture of high performance and ensuring our employees are setup to deliver their best. We offer a fast-paced, dynamic work environment where emphasis is placed on our most important asset: our people. If you are driven and in search of a new opportunity that values people, creativity, opportunity, results, and a commitment to excellence then this is where you want to be!
PointsBet is an Equal Opportunity Employer
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Where we are

The 17,000 square foot PointsBet office located in the LoDo area of downtown Denver balances Scandinavian design with inspiration from the many sports that help power the PointsBet product. Our offices are conveniently located within a short walking distance from Union Station.

Technology we use

  • Engineering
  • Product
  • Sales & Marketing
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    • C#Languages
    • SqlLanguages
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    • jQueryLibraries
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    • ReduxLibraries
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    • RedisDatabases
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    • JIRAManagement
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What are PointsBet Perks + Benefits

Partners with Nonprofits
Friends outside of work
Eat lunch together
Daily sync
Open door policy
Team owned deliverables
Team based strategic planning
Group brainstorming sessions
Open office floor plan
Health Insurance & Wellness Benefits
Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
PointsBet employees can contribute up to $2700 annually to their FSA.
Disability Insurance
Dental Benefits
Vision Benefits
Health Insurance Benefits
Life Insurance
Wellness Programs
Onsite Gym
Mental Health Benefits
Retirement & Stock Options Benefits
401(K) Matching
Company Equity
Employee Stock Purchase Plan
Performance Bonus
Child Care & Parental Leave Benefits
Flexible Work Schedule
Family Medical Leave
Company sponsored family events
Vacation & Time Off Benefits
Generous PTO
Paid Holidays
Paid Sick Days
Perks & Discounts
Casual Dress
Commuter Benefits
Company Outings
Stocked Kitchen
Some Meals Provided
Happy Hours
Relocation Assistance
Professional Development Benefits
Cross functional training encouraged
Promote from within
Online course subscriptions available
Paid industry certifications

Additional Perks + Benefits

Access to tickets to events (Sports, Concerts, etc...)

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