Platform Lead (Platform services, Data Tech Delivery)

12030 Bulgaria, Sofia Business Intelligence Permanent

The Role:

We are looking for a Platform Lead to join our Data & Analytics team in Sofia, Bulgaria.

This role follows a hybrid approach to working, allowing you to combine working from home with working in our modern offices. These discussions are between you and your manager to find the best pattern for you both! We will kit you out to work from home but know that working as a team is what makes us great and spending quality time together is essential for keeping us mission aligned.

Are you our next star player?

Come and join a new team to build exciting new products featuring rock-solid stability, high-velocity code-shipping and ground-breaking innovation. We are the foundations of the Busies Intelligence and Data Platform – DevOps is at the centre of everything we do! And you’re in good company: you’ll be standing on the shoulders of the giants who created the most popular apps and products of their kind.

Why we need you

We are looking for Platform Lead that will play a pivotal role in growing data and the analytical needs of the Flutter International.

  • As a Platform Lead, part of the Data & Analytics Platform Services team you will be governing and leading to excellence the Data Platform.
  • You will support the Engineer Managers, Engineering teams and Product owners by defining and ensure compliance with technical standards, ensuring scalability, performance, and resilience of the platform. Invoking and coordinating support and services from Flutter International IT, SRE, InfoSec, Audit and other teams.
  • You will plan and lead to execution complex environment transformations and migrations.
  • You will be defining and ensuring the proper use of collaborative processes and removing impediments.

Who we`re looking for

  • You have at least 3+ years’ experience in IT infrastructure role, you have relevant experience working in a data product role delivering great data products.
  • You have proven experience with any of the following Microsoft ecosystem, Linux ecosystem, AWS, Azure, Big Data, RDBMS (MSSQL, Postgres)
  • You are Familiar with network and version control system fundamentals.
  • You are have strong leadership skills and the ability to facilitate complex execution plans, effectively work across technical and non-technical teams.
  • You are energetic and proactive thinker; you have great organizational skills and can plan work independently. You are flexible and easily adapt to a rapidly changing environment.
  • You have excellent written and verbal communication skills. You have an academic degree in Computer Science or IT/IS and/or relevant certifications.

What’s in it for you?

Our experience-based salaries are competitive.

Your package will include:

  • Discretionary annual performance bonus
  • 25 days annual leave
  • Health and Dental Insurance for you, your partner and your children (if you all live at the same address)
  • Personal life insurance and disability coverage
  • A personal interest allowance to let you learn something new or pursue a hobby
  • External learning support of up to £2,000 or equivalent in local currency, dedicated 4 learning “Power Hours” every month during office time, full access to the Udemy and Mindtools platforms, in-house leadership program and many other training opportunities for developing your skills and progressing your career
  • Looking to extend your family? You will receive a cash gift of 1,000 BGN for your new addition whilst working for us
  • A sports’ card membership valid across the country
  • In-house yoga and gymnastic classes, as well as dances
  • Discounts as a compliment form us among different services
  • Monthly lunch and travel allowance
  • Free snacks, fruits and drinks in the office.

What happens next?

If you’re what we’re looking for, next up will be a Zoom interview.

The Group

PokerStars is part of Flutter Entertainment Plc, a global sports betting, gaming and entertainment provider headquartered in Dublin and part of FTSE 100 index of the London Stock Exchange, which brings together exceptional brands, products and businesses and a diverse global presence in a safe, responsible and ultimately sustainable way.

We are an equal opportunity employer that values diversity. We do not discriminate on any protected characteristic as defined by applicable law.
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