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Sr Sports Trader

Posted 27 days ago
United StatescompetitiveJob Reference: 35876

Job Title: Senior Sports Trader - Remote

Company Overview:
Our client is a leading DFS 2.0 operator with an innovative parlay or pick'em product, revolutionizing the sports betting landscape. They are dedicated to delivering unparalleled entertainment experiences to our customers through cutting-edge technology and data-driven solutions.

Position Overview:
We are seeking a highly skilled and experienced Senior Sports Trader to join our dynamic team. As a Senior Sports Trader, you will play a pivotal role in analyzing market trends, setting competitive odds, managing risk exposure, and executing trades effectively. This position offers the opportunity to work remotely and be part of a forward-thinking company at the forefront of the DFS industry.

Main Responsibilities:

  • Market Analysis: Conduct in-depth analysis of market trends, odds movements, and relevant data to inform trading decisions.

  • Setting Odds: Utilize comprehensive factors such as team/player performance, injuries, historical data, and external influences to set accurate and competitive odds for various sports events.

  • Risk Management: Monitor and manage risk exposure associated with sports betting activities, including setting appropriate limits, identifying potential risks, and implementing strategies to mitigate them.

  • Trading Execution: Execute trades efficiently to maximize profitability while ensuring compliance with regulatory requirements and internal policies.

  • Developing Trading Strategies: Develop and refine trading strategies to capitalize on market opportunities and optimize trading outcomes.

  • Team Leadership: Provide leadership and guidance to junior traders and analysts, fostering a collaborative and high-performance team environment.

  • Customer Engagement: Collaborate with marketing and customer service teams to provide insights and recommendations for customer engagement strategies and promotional activities.

  • Performance Analysis: Analyze trading performance, identify areas for improvement, and implement measures to enhance trading efficiency and profitability.

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in finance, mathematics, statistics, or related field (advanced degree preferred).

  • Proven experience in sports trading or bookmaking, with a deep understanding of sports betting markets and dynamics.

  • Strong analytical skills and ability to interpret complex data sets to make informed decisions.

  • Excellent risk management capabilities and experience in implementing effective risk mitigation strategies.

  • Proficiency in trading platforms and software, with the ability to adapt to new technologies quickly.

  • Strong leadership skills with a demonstrated ability to mentor and develop junior team members.

  • Excellent communication and collaboration skills, with the ability to work effectively in a remote team environment.

  • Passion for sports and a keen interest in emerging trends and developments in the sports betting industry.

Location: Remote