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FanDuel Risk Exec - 7949


FanDuel Risk Exec

  • Primary Location:
    Clonskeagh Office
  • Contract Type:
  • Employment Basis:

Flexible Working

(when applicable)

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Fanduel are America's #1 Sportsbook and the premier mobile sports betting operator in the U.S.

The Role…

FanDuel risk team executive is for somebody with the ability to think clearly under pressure and work precisely in an exciting, fast-paced environment. The ideal candidate must have a passion for learning about this area of our business, a curious mindset and the drive to achieve set targets. The successful candidate will be tasked with a range of operational responsibilities aligned to offering a first-class sports betting experience for our Exchange and Sportsbook customers. Furthermore, this placement will provide the chance to learn basic Risk Management techniques and thus gain some insight into the dynamic world of live trading.

What does “winning” look like at FanDuel? It's recognition for your hard-earned results, a culture that brings out your best work — oh, and a roster full of talented coworkers.


What You'll be Doing…

Problem Solving

No two days are the same in our department, so we love people who are always thinking on their feet. Whether it's discovering new automated solutions, liaising with third party providers, reacting to unplanned events on the track or collaborating with other teams to achieve common goals. Using your mathematical, strategic and sports knowledge to provide the best solutions. 

Operational Excellence

The first-rate production, administration and monitoring of our betting markets is essential for offering the industry-leading service we crave for. If you have the necessary attention to detail, together with a robust and organised workload-management style, with the potential to set the right example to others, then this role could kickstart your career in the betting industry.


The strategic outcomes we strive for are, to provide a fast, reliable and easy to use betting experience, to enable our customers to bet at just the right price and to operate as efficiently as possible across all our platforms. The successful candidate will always need to keep these in mind and align their actions with them at all times.


What We're Looking for…

  • An enthusiastic professional that possesses good computer Skills- proficient level of Microsoft Excel needed
  • A degree in a related field would be preferred. 
  • Good mathematic skills and/or statistical skills would be an advantage
  • Diligence, accompanied by a willingness to embrace a high-performance culture
  • Drive to succeed, push boundaries and exhibit core company values and behaviours
  • Some knowledge of sports, ideally US sports would be a great advantage.
  • We don't expect you to know all the ins and outs, just have a desire to learn as 4 weeks training will be provided.

What we offer...

  • Sharesave Scheme 
  • Uncapped Annual Leave
  • Bonus Scheme 
  • Health Insurance
  • Income Protection Insurance
  • Team and company events
  • Newly furbished office (Gym, Coffee Shop, Clubs)
  • Personal and Career development opportunities
  • Many More!



Better Flexibility For You

All our live jobs champion hybrid working, offering a flexible blend of home and office working with full autonomy to decide how many times you travel into the office each quarter.

Looking for a remote role? Let’s chat – we’re open to discussing remote working for all our live jobs.

Inclusive Employer

We are an inclusive employer and we encourage people from all backgrounds. Flexible working is our way of working! We're a diverse workforce and therefore a 'one size fits all' approach isn't necessarily best. Whatever your personal needs may be, let's have a chat and see how we can accommodate them.

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Clonskeagh Office
Unit 1-4, Paddy Power, Power Tower, Belfield Office Park, Dublin, Dublin 4, Ireland, DUBLIN 4

This is who we are

Paddy Power Betfair is an international sports betting and gaming operator, with a market-leading presence in the UK and Ireland, as well as a range of operations across Europe including Romania, Portugal and Malta.

We are online-led, mobile-led and sports-led: and our proprietary technology, unique products and innovative marketing all combine to offer a superb experience to our five million customers worldwide.

Our spirit, talent and ambition has taken us into the FTSE 100 index of the London Stock Exchange and we now employ over 7,000 people in sixteen locations across the globe; from Dublin to Los Angeles, and London to Melbourne. Our culture rewards innovation, teamwork and we like to stay fast-moving in a dynamic industry.

On a larger scale

We are part of Flutter Entertainment, a global sports betting, gaming and entertainment provider for over thirteen million customers worldwide.

Established in 2019, Flutter merged with The Stars Group in 2020. As the parent company Flutter Entertainment now has a host of brands that sit under it including Paddy Power and Betfair (PPB), Sky Betting and Gaming, PokerStars, Full Tilt Timeform, oddchecker, Sporting Life, SportsBet, Bet Easy in Australia, FOX Bet, TVG and FanDuel in the US.

Across the globe, Flutter employs over 14,000 people across more than 40 offices and over 600 retail sites. We pride ourselves on being a responsible operator, committed to making a positive contribution to the communities we operate within.

This is your Challenge

  • Delivering product at scale for over 5 million customers, 99,9% of transactions in less than a second
  • Our systems process more than 7 million transactions every day (more than all the European stock exchanges combined)
  • Deliver high transitional products, serving more than 2.5Bn calls a day
  • Diverse and up to date technical landscape to explore, leverage and innovate
  • The products you’ll develop will comply with ambitious uptime targets: less than 50 minutes downtime expected per year
  • Continuous Integration, Deployment and Testing