Senior Director, Consumer Sportsbook Product
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The strategy behind the game.
We are seeking someone to lead the evolution of our US consumer-facing product across iOS, Android, and Desktop. As the leader of our consumer Sportsbook product, you will be responsible for building best-in-class user experiences and marketing capabilities to win with the US consumer. You will ensure we acquire, engage, and retain sportsbook players and make Draftkings the no.1 destination for sports fans and bettors. If you’re passionate about sports and want to build products and features that will excite fans then this role is for you.
What you’ll do as a Senior Director for Consumer Sportsbook Product:
- Drive the creation, management, and evangelization of the product strategy and roadmap for our sportsbook consumer experience.
- Own product team’s relationship with the U.S. sports fan, conceptualizing products based on data, user research, and competitive analysis that appeal to a mainstream sports audience.
- Ensure US sports fans and bettors have a flawless experience when using our native apps web applications, with best in class UX.
- Build and maintain the analytical foundation of both existing product health and future-looking consumer sportsbook roadmap decisions; own all KPIs and business metrics.
- Account for all phases of product management over the entire product lifecycle across the Sportsbook consumer experience.
- Ensure teams are constantly aligned to customer focus via best practices, data analysis, UX research, and appropriate solution validation.
- Manage the existing team of 5 product managers and be responsible for their growth and development.
What skills you will use:
- You have at least 7+ years of working experience within product management.
- Significant experience focused on building products for U.S. sports fans.
- Management experience overseeing large product teams.
- Natural collaboration skills that can build relationships across all levels of an organization.
- Experience and expertise in high-level product strategy.
- Ability to translate data and financial metrics into tangible recommendations.
- Deep knowledge of real-money gaming and sports business landscapes.
- Willingness for occasional travel to your people that are located across multiple offices.
We strive to create a place where all feel safe, empowered, engaged, championed, and inspired. DraftKings is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. This means we do not tolerate discrimination of any kind and are committed to providing equal employment opportunities regardless of your gender identity, race, nationality, religion, sexual orientation, status as a protected veteran, or status as an individual with a disability.
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