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Senior Project Manager (m/f/d)

Senior Project Manager (m/f/d)


Sportradar is the leading global provider of sports betting and sports entertainment products and services. Since 2001, we have occupied a unique position at the intersection of the sports, media and betting industries; providing sports federations, news media, consumer platforms and sports betting operators with a range of solutions to help grow their business.

At Sportradar we've experienced a period of sustained hypergrowth through a highly focused strategy based upon industry leading product innovation. To continue this trajectory, we are searching for a Project Manager to join the Digital Solutions tribe.

Reporting to the Tribe Product Owner, this role is responsible for managing strategic projects within the Digital Solutions Tribe. The Project Manager is responsible for implementing agile project management practices to enable the successful delivery of strategic business outcomes.

A key focus will be ensuring the coordination of complex setup projects parallel to our continuous product development, whilst keeping key stakeholders fully up-to-date on status (including impediment resolution and risk management) and managing alignment of priorities across the development teams.


  • Ensure the successful implementation of the Project Management strategy, responsibilities, services and deliverables in an agile delivery context.
  • Help shape and evolve the processes and principles to improve the consistency and effectiveness of project execution; improving predictability and visibility.
  • Define and embed project control and governance. Help shape the required frameworks and standards for delivery:
  • Provide project planning, milestone management, scope management, resource forecasting.
  • Implement governance and consistent prioritization process across projects.
  • Ensure cross-project dependencies are managed effectively
  • Ensure transparent and regular reporting to the key stakeholders to ensure project status is clearly understood and timely decisions can be taken. Shape and define concise reporting frameworks and dashboards to support this.
  • Ensure the appropriate success criteria are quantified; delivery is managed in small batches with managed Work In Progress (WIP) to enable fast feedback loops on business outcomes.
  • Coach the Product teams in slicing Initiatives and Epics to focus on measurable business outcomes.
  • Responsible for compiling financial and KPI information so that initiatives are kept to budget.
  • Provide and maintain a capacity planning and resource tracking service across projects.
  • Maintain and update a Risk Log, Action Log, Decisions Log, and Issue Register.
  • Coordinate delivery closure retrospectives to distil good practice and ensure lessons learned are logged.
  • Ensure efficient change control methods and processes are in place.


Desired Professional Background

  • Previous experience of project management in a high-growth digital company, operating a Spotify delivery model.
  • Proven track record for planning, executing, controlling and closing a diverse range of projects (e.g. small/large/complex) and the ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously with minimal supervision.
  • Experience of leading, managing and developing a team of squads.
  • Experience of project management within AGILE context (Lean/ 6 Sigma/ PRINCE2 methodology or equivalent) for medium to large sized projects.
  • Strong skills in creating and maintaining project plans, delivery dashboards, delivery roadmaps including risks, actions, issues and dependencies.
  • Strong skills in and dependency mapping, risk management and resource planning.
  • Objectives and key results (OKR) and Flight level coordination experience highly desirable.

Personal Attributes

  • A natural leader who displays an effective balance of humility and confidence.
  • Collaborative approach and adept at building effective business relationships.
  • Self-motivated and self-sufficient. A desire to operate effectively with a fair amount of ambiguity.
  • Excellent written/oral communication skills for reports and presentations.
  • Diplomatic ability to influence others at all levels of the business.
  • Strong and demonstrated ability to build lasting relationships with key stakeholders.
  • Tenacity to mediate disagreements and negotiate agreeable resolutions in driving to the desired outcomes.
  • A flexible and hands-on approach.
  • Highly proficient in JIRA, Confluence, Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and MS project.


  • The opportunity to work and develop within an inspiring and fast-growing company
  • Collaboration with friendly colleagues from all over the world
  • A highly motivated team
  • The opportunity to work and develop within an inspiring and fast-growing company
  • A company culture that promotes social aspects, sports, physical exercise and fun.
  • Innovative and cross-team challenges like ShipIt, office sports tournaments in Darts and Table Tennis and unique beer brewing competitions.
  • Competitive salary and benefits (e.g. retirement pension and insurance plan)

The minimum monthly salary for this position is according to the Collective Bargaining Agreement, overpayment will be considered depending on qualifications and working experience.


Sportradar is a global leader in understanding and leveraging the power of sports data and digital content for its clients around the world. We provide cutting-edge solutions and services to media companies, bookmakers, sports federations and state authorities.

We are a truly international business employing over 2,000 people in more than 30 locations around the world. Our rapid growth has been driven by technological innovation alongside an understanding of our clients' business needs. It is our commitment to excellent service, quality and reliability that makes us the trusted partner of more than 1,000 companies in over 100 countries.

We occupy a unique position at the intersection of the sports, media and betting industries. This creates an exciting and fast-moving working environment that rewards creative thinking and hard work. We are passionate about what we do, and we care passionately about our people.

If you think you're up to the challenge, come and help us to grow, innovate and develop!

Make the team: Join us and shape your future as well as ours!

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