Tipico is an energetic, passionate, bold tech company, and we
love sports! Tipico has recently expanded to the US market,
establishing our headquarters in Hoboken, New Jersey. We are driven
by our core values: passion , progress and trust . Our goal is to
build the best possible mobile sports betting product in the
industry, in order to amplify the emotions of millions of sports
fans every day.
Job Description Are you a tech nerd obsessed
with modern cloud technology and mobile
products? Are you extremely organized and excel at taking
ownership of complex and highly scalable environments? Are you
an innovative thinker who enjoys working in a high paced agile
environment? Does working in a collaborative environment
alongside talented engineers and some of the hottest technologies
make you contemplate leaving your current role?
If so, you are the at the right place! We are looking for
someone who will be instrumental in the growth of the
organization and its infrastructure and system needs. A person who
will ensure that we are highly scalable and available to our
customers while taking on the role of gatekeeper and ensuring the
tech teams are pushing the highest of quality products to
the authorities and customers. Someone to be the main point of
contact for the authorities, our business team as well as our US
and European Tech teams for tech related queries. We want
innovators, we want doers!
This role will be the starting point of our Tech
department in the Tipico USA office. This person needs to have
exceptional organizational and prioritization skills along with the
ability to manage multiple tasks. They will need to work with teams
throughout the organization to drive the technical visions and
ensure we are maintaining strong relationships with regulators and
our Tipico tech teams in the US and in Europe.
The Infrastructure Team Lead will be report directly to the
Managing Director and work together with the rest of the management
team, tech team and business operations.
The Infrastructure Team Lead is responsible for the
technical side of the operations work: processes, engineering and
development. The position holder ensures that the technical vision
of the department is supported and executed within the teams,
Managing and building an infrastructure team, ensuring
the team uses the best practices and are following common
Providing leadership to the team and
throughout the company by directing, advising,
and mentoring junior level engineers.
Helping create and expand the team’s culture
through innovation, collaboration, communication
Owning the responsibility for the production, stability and
uptime for all of our customer facing products while managing all
US system environments.
Existing as the main contact person for the gaming authorities
as well as the business and US and European Tech teams when it
comes to all US production systems, release, testing and hardware
Owning the responsibility to run change, release, incident and
problem management processes within the technology pillar.
Managing the production systems as its gatekeeper by organizing
the Change Advisory Board and making sure all changes to the
production environment are meeting all requirements (operational,
security, qualitative) before they are rolled out.
Driving the root cause analyses by connecting all involved
parties to ensure sustainable fixing of dysfunctional services.
Defining the classification and prioritization of incidents
while managing the flow of information and escalations among
involved teams to make sure that all incidents are resolved in a
Driving the Continuous Service Improvements for the processes
that you are responsible for which includes the definition of
meaningful SLAs and KPIs as well as automatic reporting to senior
Guaranteeing continuous delivery and including automated testing
and deployment of artefacts.
Encouraging the sharing of knowledge and creating documentation
that makes information easy and accessible to teams.
Prioritizing the daily work within your area of responsibility,
according to management/business commitments and urgent needs
within the teams.
Qualifications Bachelor/Master’s Degree in Computer Science
4-5+ years of professional experience in the field of work
Strong leadership skills and experience providing counsel to an
internal software engineering team.
Excellent skills in process management (understanding and
optimization of processes)
Distinct analytical mindset to ensure a sustainable handling of
incidents and problems
Solid understanding of ITIL in general and how the various
processes are connected to each other
Positive attitude and the ability to understand the critical
urgency of topics along with extremely strong analytical and
Expert level with Linux
Great knowledge of cloud computing technologies (AWS, Openstack,
Deep experience with CI/CD and provisioning tools (GIT, Jenkins,
Chef, Puppet, Terraform)
Broad and deep technical understanding with focus on high
availability, performance and security.
Technical key driver, enabler and motivator for the involved
team and stakeholders
Self-initiative, solution-oriented way of working, agile
Affinity to quickly adapt and work with new technologies
Skills in a scripting Language like Python would be a plus
Must have the ability to work with and develop strong
relationships with regulatory associations such as the regulator as
well as internal and external stakeholders to respond to requests
and communicate results as needed.
Proven ability to create and sustain a high degree of
confidentiality, trust and integrity.
Exceptional written and verbal communication skills.
Nice to have :
Online gaming and gambling experience
Worked in FinTech companies, familiar with transaction-based
Additional Information What's in it for you:
A state-of-the-art technology stack and transaction
Work in an environment where you, your work and ideas matter and
have an impact.
Building up a green field product from scratch.
You will be a be part of the first in the new and upcoming USA
online sportsbetting market.
Work in a new and young business with high potential and
Build your own success story together with us.
Start-up feeling, backed-up by the group. Leading European
sports betting house, this is a high-volume business and
Self-organized, self-responsible and entrepreneurial