Senior Payments Specialist

Risk, Fraud & Payments Sliema, Malta


Position at LeoVegas Mobile Gaming Group

Company information  

LeoVegas’ passion is “King of Casino”. LeoVegas is Sweden’s premier GameTech company and is at the forefront of using state-of-the-art technology for mobile gaming.

A large part of this success can be credited to an extreme product and technology focus coupled with effective and data-driven marketing. Technology development is conducted in Sweden, while operations are based in Malta.

 LeoVegas offers casino, live casino and sports betting. We operate global and scalable brands including LeoVegas & Royal Panda, as well as several UK facing brands such as Pink Casino & Bet UK.

 The company’s shares are listed on Nasdaq Stockholm. For more information, please visit

 Job Description

In this exciting role, you will be contributing to LeoVegas’ payment vendor roadmap and strategy on group level ensuring the best payment method mix for different geographies and various brands. This interesting opportunity comes with a variety of responsibilities, challenges but also mandate and impact.

We promise you that if you join this ride, you won’t experience a dull moment!

Key responsibilities:

  • Working closely with the Business Development Manager - Payments to realise improvements on the payment setup.
  • Participate in the preparation of launching new markets (market research/analysis, regulatory requirements, mapping regulatory requirements to operational/product needs, benchmark solutions and competitors)
  • Assess and research new solutions in terms of providers and suppliers.
  • Negotiate commercial and contractual terms
  • Analysing data and performance regarding Payment products, create according reporting and take action based on the results to maximize payments acceptance.
  • Identify, recommend and deliver improvements to the customer experience.
  • Updating and improving the current PSP processes continually
  • Manage escalation of payment issues with providers, tech support and other departments.
  • Gather feedback from CS/Payment/Risk Teams for further system improvements and assist Product Team with prioritisation
  • Maintain Provider relationships and follow up on performance and metrics 
  • Communicate product changes to all meaningful partners within the company.
  • Lead internal operational projects
  • Maintain documentation of Payment Methods customer experience, transaction administration Payment setup & configuration as well as Provider contacts to ensure that the organisation can be up to date and trained on all Payment Methods.This interesting opportunity comes with a variety of responsibilities, challenges but also mandate and impact. 


What you need to land this gig?

First of all, we are looking for individuals with the right attitude!

At LeoVegas we all are #teamleo and thus only hire true team players.

Given that you will be working in a highly volatile and dynamic environment, you need to embrace change, be curious and be willing to continuously learn & develop - which we will support you with of course!

You should be solution oriented with a structured and data driven approach to problem solving based on your strong analytical skills. Your knowledge of online technology helps you understand how payment systems work.

Your success in this role will be based on great communication, a self-reliant way of working and a healthy approach to prioritisation.

What else? The more of the below experience the better:

  • 2+ years of Business Development experience preferable within the online payments or gaming industry
  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university 
  • Advanced experience in interpreting data on payments performance and customer experience analysis
  • Expert-level understanding of the payments ecosystem, including merchant needs, gateways, acquirers, card schemes, payments operations and reporting portals, is preferred
  • Excellent intercultural competences and experience working in diverse teams
  • High degree of integrity, project management experience & organizational skills. Ability to collaborate with stakeholders across various teams and geographies, often managing different priorities
  • Detail orientated and multi-tasking ability – willing to get into the detail of processes and technology to improve our KPIs and balance multiple in-flight tasks and projects at any one time
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Excel and Microsoft Office
  • Excellent communication skills and English language skills (both orally and in writing) are mandatory

Additional Information

Our culture:

**As our company working language is English so we’d like to see your CV in English please**

At LeoVegas Mobile Gaming Group we firmly believe that our diversity is what makes us unique and that everyone and anyone is welcome to enjoy the ride - regardless of age, gender, disability, race, national or ethnic origin, religion, language, marital or civil partnership status, political beliefs and sexual orientation.

We are highly committed to uphold a high level of diversity and inclusion throughout our entire group. Being a global company with a widely diverse customer base makes it essential for our workforce to be a reflection of this.

By doing so, we believe we will achieve the best possible customer experience and create better value to our shareholders by doing so.


Competitive salary based on experience and company benefits including; gym allowance, health insurance, regular corporate events and a modern office environment.