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Full-Time

Director – Fraud Operations

Updated on 7/24/2024

Underdog Fantasy

Underdog Fantasy

201-500 employees

Develops fantasy games and sports contests

Gaming

Compensation Overview

$180k - $210kAnnually

+ Equity

Senior

Remote in USA

Category
Risk Management
Finance & Banking
Requirements
  • At least 5+ years managing large teams (10+) in a Fraud and Payments role in the sports betting and igaming industry.
  • In-depth knowledge of fraud detection tools, payment gateways, and risk assessment models
  • Proficiently adept at sifting through extensive volumes of information
  • Strong analytical skills and the ability to interpret complex data to make informed real-time decisions
  • Leadership experience and the ability to mentor and motivate a team
  • Willing to work weekends and holidays
Responsibilities
  • Manage the Fraud and Payments teams, overseeing the day to day operations.
  • Utilize internal data and reporting tools to identify patterns and trends and guide the teams accordingly
  • Forecast departmental headcount planning in alignment with KPIs and productivity.
  • Gather risk-related data from external resources to make informed decisions.
  • Perform reviews of account investigations and check fraud reports prior to submission
  • Assist in collecting data and using that data to help resolve chargeback and reduce fraud
  • Be part of a team that can collaborate remotely in real time
  • Work closely with the RG, AML and Customer Service teams to help resolve any patron inquiries or issues regarding payments or fraud
  • Collaborate with various stakeholders and partners

Underdog Fantasy is an excellent workplace for those interested in leveraging technology to enhance user experiences in sports gaming. They are a leader in crafting engaging fantasy games and large-scale contests, such as their $15M NFL Best Ball tournament, indicating a strong position in the sports entertainment industry. The company's dedication to in-house product development and the use of advanced technologies in their gaming platforms ensures continuous innovation and a dynamic working environment.

Company Stage

Series B

Total Funding

$123.4M

Headquarters

New York City, New York

Founded

2020

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

19%

1 year growth

94%

2 year growth

212%