Project Manager

Job Type:
Dublin, Ireland

The role: Project Manager

We are looking for a Project Manager to join our busy and dynamic PokerStars Casino team based in our Dublin service office.

Why we need you: -

This is an exciting and challenging role, within the fast-growing Casino team. The Stars Group are looking to create a new breed of Casino that will be established as a global market leader.

There is a significant number of projects to be delivered in a dynamic and changing environment. The role includes end to end management of the delivery of the agreed projects, while working with many internal and external stakeholders. The work is in a very dynamic environment, high speed deliveries and a stochastic landscape. The successful candidate is expected to have high level of independence, excellent communication and stakeholder management skills.

Key Responsibilities

You will manage the overall Casino project portfolio and delivery across Casino Product, Content, In-house Game studios, Operations and Casino design. You will oversee the project life cycle from planning to delivery for all Casino Product and Operations Verticals.

You will represent and manage Casino product priorities through the core development, portfolio and roadmap planning process. You will also manage overall Casino programmes for new market entries and platform distribution into regulated markets and provide the Casino leadership team with detailed project portfolio analysis, product development bandwidth and velocity status updates.

You will effectively communicate project expectations, timelines and status updates to team members and stakeholders. You will help ensure a structured and smooth distribution of new Casino Product launches through POC, BETA and full launch.

Working closely with central project office to coordinate and execute cross functional projects. For the agreed projects, ensure that business goals, scopes and deliverables are clearly set out and understood by all stakeholders. You will manage multiple projects in parallel with different disciplines and stakeholders

Who are we looking for: -

You should hold a bachelor's degree in computer science or a related discipline with 5+ years of experience as a Project Manager. You should be an independent problem solving capabilities with the ability to plan and execute large and complex projects. You will need strong understanding or practical experience in software development, web technologies or eCommerce environment.

We are looking for a self-motivated individual, able to work and thrive in a fast-paced, multi-tasking environment. You will ideally have experience working in an international eComm business and have willingness to work long hours as deadlines approach. You will need experience of managing geographically dispersed development teams located in different time zones.

What’s in it for you?

The salary for this job is based on experience, so whilst we are not able to provide such details at this stage, we can confirm that we do offer an excellent salary and benefits package. Our benefits include a discretionary annual performance bonus, premium health and dental insurance for you, your partner and your children (providing you all live at the same address), and a generous company contribution into a private pension scheme every month.

We have an Employee Assistance Programme where you receive complimentary and confidential support from professionals who offer independent advice 24/7. To support you in developing your skills and career, we will provide ongoing training.  

We also have a canteen which offers hot and cold options for breakfast and lunch and we contribute €5.25 daily towards this. In addition, there is free fresh fruit, snacks and drinks. As an advocate of work life balance, we offer PIA; an annual personal interest allowance where we encourage personal learning outside of working hours; e.g. driving lessons, cookery classes and circus training (to name a few that our people have used this towards).

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 is the ultimate owner of industry leading gaming brands such as PokerStars, PokerStars Casino, BetStars, Full Tilt, and the PokerStars Live brands, and through its ownership of Sky Betting & Gaming, a mobile-led leading online gaming operator, licenses the Sky Bet, Sky Vegas, Sky Casino, Sky Bingo and Sky Poker online gaming brands. Collectively, these and other brands of The Stars Group have millions of registered customers globally, forming one of the world’s largest publicly listed online gaming companies.  This role is in the Group’s Dublin service office in the Casino department.