FanDuel is hiring an

Automation Specialist

New York, United States

ABOUT FANDUEL GROUP

FanDuel Group is a world-class team of brands and products all built with one goal in mind — to give fans new and innovative ways to interact with their favorite games, sports, teams, and leagues. That’s no easy task, which is why we’re so dedicated to building a winning team. And make no mistake, we are here to win, but we believe in winning right. That means we’ll never compromise when it comes to looking out for our teammates. From our many opportunities for professional development to our generous insurance and paid leave policies, we’re committed to making sure our employees get as much out of FanDuel as we ask them to give.

FanDuel Group is based in New York, with offices in California, New Jersey, Florida, Oregon and Scotland. Our brands include:

  • FanDuel— A game-changing real-money fantasy sports app 
  • FanDuel Sportsbook— America’s #1 sports betting app 
  • TVG— The best-in-class horse racing TV/media network and betting platform 
  • FanDuel Racing— A horse racing app built for the average sports fan 
  • FanDuel Casino & Betfair Casino— Fan-favorite online casino apps 
  • FOXBet — A world-class betting platform and affiliate of FanDuel Group 
  • PokerStars US — The premier online poker product and affiliate of FanDuel Group

THE POSITION
Our roster has an opening with your name on it 

We are looking for an Automation Specialist to be an instrumental part of delivering a transformational automation program across the FanDuel Group. You will work alongside teams throughout the business to develop and implement RPA solutions to our most time consuming and sticky problems. You will use your drive and determination to craft and deliver the best automation solutions, using the latest cutting edge technology, across all departments of the FanDuel Group.

This is a unique opportunity for a passionate, curious candidate to join a fast moving team and shape the future of automation at FanDuel.

THE GAME PLAN
Everyone on our team has a part to play

  • Design, build and configure RPA solutions using UiPath software
  • Play a key role in business process improvement reviews to identify opportunities where automation can drive benefits and efficiencies for the business
  • Manage QA and maintenance for all RPA processes
  • Build relationships and work closely with stakeholders across the business to be well positioned to identify future opportunities for process improvement and automation solutions
  • Work closely with the relevant technology and product teams on program strategy and setup
  • Distribute RPA development knowledge throughout the business; lead and coach teams in other departments in developing RPA processes that adhere to development standards and procedures
  • Collaborate closely with global automation team at Flutter on emerging technologies and innovative solutions

THE STATS
What we're looking for in our next teammate  

  • Minimum of 2+ years of experience in an analytical and detail-oriented technology role preferred
  • Prior work experience and familiarity with software and systems preferred
  • Attention to detail and an analytical mind 
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment with a lot of ambiguity
  • Adaptability to new systems
  • Excellent problem-solving skills
  • High level of personal initiative and motivation 
  • Understanding of business processes and passion for creative solutions to complex problems
  • Fast learner – genuinely curious about technology and driven to learn new skills
  • Ownership – owns projects and problems and is passionate about ensuring their successful and timely delivery / resolution
  • Leadership – regularly leads multi-functional teams through the resolution of complex problems and project blockers
  • Excellent collaboration skills, is a team player - works with others across the organization to get things done 
  • Communicates effectively, develops and delivers multi-mode communications that convey a clear understanding of the unique needs of different audiences 
  • Strong personal organizational and time management skills
  • Experience with development/scripting skills in common languages such as VB, SQL, JAVA a bonus

FanDuel Group is an equal opportunities employer. Diversity and inclusion in FanDuel means that we respect and value everyone as individuals. We don't tolerate bias, judgement or harassment.  Our focus is on developing employees so that they reach their full potential.

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