With a lot of similarities to the financial industry, Sportsbook Operations is the department that is responsible for the content of the Kambi product.
Our staff calculates odds for events, trade the bets, settle the bet offers, segment the players and analyse the trading performance. There are many different roles within the department, each performing a specialised function.
The right person
In Sportsbook Operations we have approximately 350 employees in our offices in London, Bucharest, Malta and Manila made up of more than 30 nationalities. Positions in Sportsbook require a mix of high level mathematical skill, expert knowledge of sports and leagues, attention to detail and the ability to think clearly under pressure. Above all, you should be fiercely competitive and able to innovate in a dynamic, fast-changing industry.
What do the business Development and Commercial team say about careers at Kambi?
In-Play Trader / Tennis Expert, Bucharest
Two years at Kambi
“I wanted to join Kambi because I'm passionate about sports, in particular tennis. I think that the Kambi culture is characterised by friendly people and a laidback environment with good opportunities for career development.”
Head of Horse Racing, London
Four and a half years at Kambi
"Having graduated in Law, I was searching for a new challenge within the sports betting industry. Kambi presented itself as a perfect opportunity for me to develop skills in a fast-paced environment within a company that was growing rapidly."
"The culture at Kambi would be the main selling point for any potential employee. You are given the opportunity to take responsibility from the get-go, allowing the development of skills and providing you with the opportunity to further your career. Kambi reward hard work and are always on the lookout to give more responsibility to high achievers."
"Finally, there is nothing quite like the atmosphere of the trading floor during big sporting events and the major festivals throughout the racing season!"
Maria Christina Catama
Head of Risk and Player Analytics, Manila
Six years at Kambi
"I initially applied as a Sports Analyst because my degree (BS Mathematics) was listed as a prerequisite. What made me choose to work at Kambi, however, was the engaging interview process and detail about the sports betting industry - I had never heard about this industry before. I have now been here for over four years and, in my opinion, I get to work with some of the best people in this industry."
"If you’re interested in sports betting the Kambi Sportsbook team has an attractivework culture, a and you’ll get to work with young, skilled and smart colleagues."
Head of Live Department, Bucharest
Seven years at Kambi
"There is fantastic opportunity to progress within the Kambi provided you are willing to put in the hard work. I joined as a Part Time Live Better around six years ago and within 18 months I was working full-time in the Scheduling team. A couple of years later I was managing the new part-time team in London, and now I am managing my own new department in our new office location, Bucharest."
Live Football Expert and Part Time Trading Team Manager, London
Three and a half years at Kambi
"I have lots of variety being both an Expert and a Manager. With the Part Time team, it’s great to get the raw talent through the door, train them and watch them develop. As a Football Expert it’s a thrill to see an idea develop into reality. The opportunities to progress are unrivalled. If you’re good at what you do, have a positive attitude and work hard you can quickly become enveloped in your role and have an effect on many areas of the product/business, working alongside some very bright people."
In Play trader/Live Trading Support, London
One year at Kambi
“There’s nothing better than being able to hand select the fixtures ahead of a busy weekend and experiencing the buzz of the trading floor when the big tournaments are happening.
Having studied Maths at University and always had a passion for football as soon as I read the job description for the role at Kambi I knew it was the perfect fit for me and I haven’t looked back since. Working in such a fast paced environment requires split second decision making whilst dealing with large amounts of money.
If you’re interested in the industry Kambi has an amazing culture and provides plenty of opportunities if you’re willing to step up to the challenge.”
Football Odds Compiler/Trader, Bucharest
One year at Kambi
“I have graduated in the economic field and I wanted to combine my economic knowledge with the sports field, given my passion for football.
I'm very excited to be part of the Kambi team. The fact that this workplace brings together my passion for football and the one for numbers and statistics, transforms it in a dream job. I am working from the Bucharest office but our team involves people from all the other offices.
Working in the Sportsbook area is a pleasure for any sports passionate and Kambi could represent a big step in any sports passionate career.”
Live Product and Trading Development Analyst
Seven years at Kambi
"Live product and trading development mmanage the financial and quality KPIs of the Livebetting department and are involved on all parts of the supply chain that create the Live Betting Product.
The best thing about Kambi is being a part of a global organisation that gives you the opportunity to visit the other offices; learn new cultures and work with lots of different people."