Business Analyst (Sportsbook)

IT Sofia, Bulgaria


The role:

We are looking for a Business Analyst to join our busy and fast-growing Sports Development team based in our Bulgaria service office.

Why we need you:

As part of the Global Sports Betting Platform tribe, you will assist in analyzing the needs of the business and to facilitate the communication between business-oriented stakeholders and the development teams in order to successfully support business objectives. You can demonstrate superb communication and organization skills. Multitasking and the ability to meet strict deadlines are also are essential for success. You will collaborate with business users to better understand business processes, gather business requirements, evaluate concepts, and present solutions. You will communicate and clarify requirements between the different stakeholders.

You are going to be responsible for the creation and update of product-related documentation. You will document all technical requirements needed for development and testing. The main product backlog will be maintained by you.

Your role will be to support the communication flow between software developers and product stakeholders. You will integrate the customer’s perspective and provide feedback. You will balance multiple stories, product and feature demands, and follow through on deliverables. We like to keep it simple and agile principles work best for us so it`ll be good if you have experience working in Tribe/Squad environment.

Who are we looking for:

Any previous experience or just real passion for betting and sport betting in particular is an essential requirement. As an expert in the area, you have excellent interpersonal skills and can easily translate user requirements into technical solutions. Previously you have used Confluence, Jira and you are an advanced user of MS Office. You have worked with agile software development methodologies such as Scrum and Kanban. You are proficient in analyzing business objectives and requirements. You have strong analytical skills and just love to tackle complex problems. You have demonstrated ability to work independently with minimal supervision. And overall you are an ambitious, energetic and dedicated individual who has a desire to make valuable contributions in all areas of responsibility.

As the ideal candidate, you will have:

Knowledge of Gaming industry is a huge advantage.

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 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 each month.

As an advocate of work/life balance, we offer 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).

We also 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 offer many more great perks such as an annual travel loan, subsidised massage sessions, free drinks, snacks, hot beverages and fresh fruit every day.

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 Bulgaria service office in the Sport Development department.