Location:
Vienna
Salary:
min 50000
Vacancy Type:
Permanent
Brand:
03 (Bwin)
About The Role
Develops and enhances mathematical and probability models for sports betting, payments, casino and poker. The quality of those models directly influence the company’s trading results.

Main:
  • Analyzes the performance of sport models, payment models or models for casino or poker
  • Gathers and prepares data for creating a new model from databases or bookmakers
  • Tries out a variety of mathematical modelling techniques and measures their accuracy
  • Implements the approved model in cooperation with developers
  • Instructs the responsible department how to use the model and resolves potential issues
  • Improves tools which predict customer behavior
Occasional:
  • Supports Product Development in mathematical aspects (for instance by creating a formula for a new betting feature)
  • Creates models for CRM to predict and optimize customer behaviour
Additional Information
Essential:
  • University degree (ideally Ph.D.) in Mathematics and/or some field in applied mathematics such as statistics, control theory or theoretical physics
  • Knows how to apply machine learning techniques on data
  • Strong analytical skills and process orientation with excellent communications skills
  • Deep knowledge of probability theory
  • Ability to implement own models in a programming language of his choice
Desired:
  • Knowledge of Mathematica, SQL and some statistical software (for example R, SAS, SPSS) is an advantage
  • Has worked with quantitative finance modelling or similar (experience with sports betting is a big plus)
About The Company

Our portfolio of sports betting and gaming companies includes some of the most well-known brands in the industry, such as Ladbrokes, bwin, and Coral. We’ve a huge high street presence with an increasing share of online gaming activity. We take our commitment to safeguarding our customers extremely seriously. We make sure they know their limits and we work with them to make sure everyone enjoys our products and services responsibly.

Our Culture As Real As It gets

At GVC we're a diverse team, sharing a commitment to quality and success

Whether you're playing a key role in your local community as part of our retail team, or working out the next big gaming trends in our digital team, you'll enjoy a culture and a benefits package that we're extremely proud of.