SG Digital is a world leader in gaming entertainment offering the industry's broadest and most integrated portfolio of game content, advanced systems, cutting-edge platforms and professional services.
The company is #1 in technology-based gaming systems, digital real-money gaming and sports betting platforms, casino table games and utility products and lottery instant games, and a leading provider of games, systems and services for casino, lottery and social gaming.
Committed to responsible gaming, Scientific Games delivers what customers and players value most : trusted security, engaging entertainment content, operating efficiencies and innovative technology
At SG Digital we have 1,650+ employees and over 200 customers. We currently provide our technology to customers across the globe.
Our head office is in Las Vegas with principal offices in London, Stockholm, Athens, Sydney, Montreal, and Chicago, as well as 27 other offices worldwide.
What you will be involved with as a Senior Project Manager at SG Digital :
Provide day to day internal liaison and hold responsibility for project management and the delivery of software within the agreed timeframes
In conjunction with the associated senior staff, matrix management of a team of developers, testers and business analysts, involved in developing and maintaining processes for the efficient delivery of software to customers
Monitor and control progress of all planned work for the teams under responsibility. Early escalation of deviations along with proposals for mitigation plans is critical
Manage delivery of change through the Agile Scrum processes
Collaborate with other project managers, exchanging ideas, and sharing best practices on standardization of processes and internal documentation across the company
Key stakeholder liaison and alignment with senior people in the organisation, from Product teams to Operations and Architecture
Ensuring SDLC governance is met and adhered to in all aspects of the project life cycle and ensuring that any non-adherence is raised and dealt with in the correct manner with the appropriate stakeholders
Following Agile best practice and ensuring the SDLC role and responsibilities are adhered to, including ensuring that all ceremonies such as sprint reviews, sprint planning and (critically) sprint retrospectives are appropriately prepared, performed and actioned
If you’re the right Senior Project Manager for us, you’ll be able to demonstrate :
At least 4 years in a fast-paced software development house with proven use of Agile (Scrum) development. Knowledge of waterfall methodologies as well, would be a plus
Eye for detail and ability to closely monitor progress and report status of the team’s ongoing activities
Adherence to processes and strong goal orientation at the same time
A practical understanding of the triple constraint and how cost, time, scope and quality are interrelated
Good understanding of risk management
Excellent verbal and written communication skills in English
Ability to provide solid and clear reporting, come up with solutions and implement decisions
Dealing with change on a daily basis; must be comfortable both with external factors driving this change as well as internals
A good understanding of software development processes and familiarity with modern coding tools and methodologies, like CI / CD
Good people management skills and the ability to demonstrate stakeholder management responsibilities