Lead Technical Program Manager

Category:
IT
Job Type:
Location:
Toronto, Ontario, Canada

We are looking for a lead technical program manager to join our busy and dynamic team based in our Richmond Hill, Toronto Office.

Why we need you:

You will be managing the overall technological roadmap across the Group’s global technology delivery function. The role will sit with the core technology leaders and their teams mainly based in Toronto’s Richmond Hill office. You will have a comprehensive knowledge and practical experience in managing and acquiring international gaming licenses with a focus on European licensing applications. It’s imperative that you have an in-depth understanding of compliance with security requirements and standards, regulatory reporting, and experience in working with the industry regulators.

Who are we looking for:

You’ll be providing technical leadership in handling all aspects of the technological roadmap along with gathering and creating roadmap requirements and specifications specifically relating to international gaming license applications. Proven technical program management experience within the online gaming sector is important.

You will be responsible for initiating programs, following their progress, and serving as a support provider as technical issues arise. You will develop action items within effective schedules the ensure successful completion of technical aspects associated with numerous licence applications across Europe and track any technical issues and implement solutions in a timely manner to ensure compliance with security requirements and standards. A comprehensive experience in working with European based online gaming industry regulators is critical. A deep understanding of regulatory reporting with the online gaming industry is also needed.

You will be communicating roadmap status and suggest changes to improve efficiency so consistent track record of delivering complex roadmaps across multiple verticals and jurisdictions on time and within budget along with good communication skills in English is essential.

You will be proposing solutions to technical constraints relating to regulatory reporting requirements and providing your expertise for raised quality problems as well as anticipating bottlenecks affecting successful roadmap delivery. With that in mind, you’ll have the ability to influence senior stakeholders across the business and translate complex technical concepts to a non-technical audience.

You’ll be regularly participating in meetings with technical leaders to present roadmap progress, and share information with the executive committee so a solid technical understanding of computer infrastructure and systems administration is essential as is being self-motivated with the ability to overcome obstacles and tolerate stress of a fast-paced environment.

What’s in it for you?

The salary for this job is based on experience, so whilst we are not able to go into detail at this stage, we can say that we offer great salary packages and a discretionary annual performance bonus.

We offer health and dental insurance for you and your dependents plus you can join our company pension scheme.

Our in-house training and development team deliver fantastic support to develop your skills and support you in progressing your career.

We have on-site yoga a few times a week and lunch is on us. We also have fresh fruit, snacks and drinks in the office so you won’t go hungry.

What happens next?

We will aim to get back to you as soon as possible. If you meet the criteria, then we’ll invite you to a phone interview and if that goes well we’ll meet you for a face-to-face interview

The Group

The Stars Group owns or licenses gaming and related consumer businesses and brands, including PokerStars, PokerStars Casino, BetStars, Full Tilt, FOX Bet, BetEasy, Sky Bet, Sky Vegas, Sky Casino, Sky Bingo, Sky Poker, and Oddschecker, as well as live poker tour and events brands. Collectively, these and other brands of The Stars Group have millions of registered customers globally, forming one of the world’s largest and most licensed publicly listed online gaming companies. This role is in the Group’s Richmond Hill, Toronto service office in the Technology Delivery department.

At The Stars Group, we encourage applications from all sections of the community. If you are an applicant with a disability and you require accommodations at any point in our recruitment process, please let our talent acquisition team know when they contact you to invite for interview.