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Technical Services: Technical Services
Front End Developer - Twinspires.com (Lexington, KY)

Churchill Downs Interactive is a growing, profitable entity that operates the Twinspires.com website.  We use the most advanced technologies including real-time live video streaming, secure financial transactions and cloud based technology to deliver cutting edge mobile and online gaming experiences. As part of our team, you will have continuous input into the growth and development of building winning products across all of our business lines.   We are the Official online wagering site of Churchill Downs and the Kentucky Derby.   We also make it possible to for consumers to wager on Thoroughbred, Harness and Quarter Horse races from venues across the globe.

TwinSpires believes in an end user-driven design approach and is looking for creative and flexible people to join our product design team.  The product design team at CDi acts as brand and user experience ambassadors. By partnering with other team members and focusing on user engagement, we ensure that creative solutions meet end user and business needs. We place an emphasis on inspiring those around us, creating premium solutions and solving complex compositional problems.

We are seeking a creative, passionate, and productive team player to fill the role of Front End Developer. We offer a competitive salary and benefit package. This is a full-time position based in Lexington, KY. 

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS

  • Work directly with the Product Design Team to identify and develop initial prototypes of assigned projects.
  • Work directly with development teams to produce best in class production HTML5/CSS3/JS.
  • Establish timelines for each assigned project, present ideas, technical solutions and gain directional approval to produce impacting HTML5 experiences
  • Work with peers and vendors to ensure 100% accuracy and quality of all produced material
  • Quickly produce responsive HTML prototypes for UX testing.
  • Establish an understanding of gaming needs, build and maintain relationships with operators to provide stellar service and departmental support with every contact and or specific project as needed including design, messaging, and overall branding
  • In accordance with established company and department approved systems, maintain HTML/CSS/JS standards and live style guides

POSITION QUALIFICATIONS

  • Education: BS degree in Information Science/Computer Science/Technology or equivalent; or demonstrated experience and industry certifications
  • Experience: 5+ years professional experience in front end web development.
  • Expert knowledge of HTML/CSS, and SASS
  • Experience developing rich applications with HTML/CSS
  • Experience with popular JavaScript frameworks like jQuery, AngularJS
  • Experience with Bootstrap
  • Provide access to a strong portfolio of work
  • Familiarity with Agile, Git, and other industry standard applications are a plus
  • Authorized to work in the US on full-time basis
  • Experience working building websites within a CMS environment. Drupal and WordPress experience a plus. 

SKILLS & ABILITIES

  • Attention to Detail - Taking great care to ensure all aspects of work are completed correctly, developing effective methods for tracking specifics, and checking the quality of one’s work in order to ensure accuracy. Identifying mistakes and correcting them before they cause major problems. 
  • Oral Communication - Speaking in a clear voice and presenting thoughts, ideas, and concepts in a logical and easy to understand manner. Using appropriate grammar, vocabulary, and sentence structure. Using a suitable tone and volume based on the nature of the situation. Expressing complicated or highly technical thoughts, expectations, ideas and intent effectively and concisely.
  • Time Management - Ability to utilize the available time to organize and complete work within given deadlines.
  • Adaptability: Ability to change focus and pivot attention at a moments notice

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Sales & Marketing: Database Marketing/Analytics
Lead Business Intelligence Analyst - TwinSpires.com (Louisville, KY)

About the Role –

We are looking for flexible individuals that have a strategic viewpoint and are able to grow as we grow our BI and data warehouse. First and foremost you have to be passionate about working with data. Second you have to get a thrill from business people gaining insight from your reporting and analysis. Third, you need to be detail oriented. Responsibilities will include team lead duties, business analyst duties, data analyst duties, reporting and data visualization development, and quality assurance.

Responsibilities –

  • Ability to understand strategic business goals and anticipate needs in order to communicate priorities and requirements in technical terms to BI Engineering team for implementation
  • Skilled with using advanced SQL, including knowledge of sub queries, aggregate functions like sum, min, max, and windowing functions like first_value, last_value, lead, lag, etc.
  • Provide strong analytical support and guidance for the marketing team through analysis and reporting
  • Perform statistical analysis on experimental or business data to validate and quantify trends or patterns identified by business analysts
  • Designs experiments and methodologies to generate and collect data for business use.
  • Use advanced visualization techniques for presenting data and analysis.
  • Maintain strong and effective working relationships with Product Management, Engineering, IT, and other business teams
  • Effectively write, present and communicate research results with recommendations to leadership across the organization

Required Skills, Experience and Education –

  • Experience working with business teams to identify and define problems
  • Experience with analytical techniques used for data analysis and exploration
  • Experience using SQL for analysis including collecting, assembling, cleansing and formatting data, and validation of results.
  • Experience using descriptive and inferential statistics to analyze and present findings.
  • Experience using any statistical software package or R (R preferred, SPSS, SAS, etc.).
  • Experience using visualization techniques for presenting data and analysis - knowledge of Tableau is a plus.
  • Experience using at least one programming language to move and parse data sets.
  • Experience with effectively writing, presenting and communicating research results to other teams.
  • Experience being a scrum product owner or product manager is a plus.
  • 8-12 years of experience working in an analytical/research environment
  • 2-3 years of experience working as a lead analyst
  • 3-5 years of experience using statistical methods for analysis
  • 5+ years of experience writing SQL for data analysis
  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent work experience in Computer Science or related discipline such as Statistics, Applied Statistics, Economics, etc.

Position Type – Salary Exempt

Travel – Not Expected at Present, but Subject to Change

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Technical Services: Technical Services
QA Automation Engineer - TwinSpires.com (Lexington, KY)

Summary-

The QA Automation Engineer will work as a part of a QA team to design and develop test automation scripts and run application testing through the software development lifecycle.  This role will participate as a member of a scrum team and will therefore be required to participate in mutually deliverable goals and will have to coordinate efforts that maximize the contributions of the group.

Responsibilities –

  • Enjoy software testing, problem solving, and quality assurance work
  • Strong problem solving and analytical skills
  • Develop and debug tests using Selenium
  • Experience with Continuous Integration and Continuous Delivery concepts
  • Review, collaborate and recommend on automation processes and frameworks
  • Report test results and create bug reports as needed
  • Stay informed on customer and industry trends regularly integrating into on-going testing
  • Understand and drive SQA methodologies and practices throughout QA and Development

Requirements –

  • 3+ years in software quality assurance
  • Experience writing automation scripts in Selenium
  • Experience with mobile testing is a plus
  • Experience with Windows and Linux
  • Strong communication, written skills, and interpersonal skills (required to establish and maintain inter-departmental relationships)
  • Recent experience serving as an Agile Scrum team member
  • Comfortable with fast paced schedule driven development
  • Strong software engineering and development life cycle knowledge
  • Expert in technologies: Selenium, Ready! API, Java, XML, Git
  • BS/MS EE/CS or technical degree or relevant experience
  • Authorized to work in the US on full-time basis
  • Position Type – Salary Exempt
  • Travel – Not Expected at Present, but Subject to Change

Physical and Mental Requirements

The following physical and mental demands are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

a)      While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently required to sit, sometimes for prolonged periods while working at a desk, on the phone, and/or on the computer; type on a computer keyboard; use hands to finger, handle or feel; talk or hear; reach with hands or arms; walk or stand; and perform some repetitive motion activities.

b)      Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, color vision, color differentiation, peripheral vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus.

c)       This position requires the ability to work effectively as part of a team; and concentrate on a variety of details when faced with interruptions and changing work priorities.

d)      The mental demands are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions, as described above, including but not limited to: demonstrated ability to anticipate and solve practical problems or resolve issues; reason, calculate figures and amounts; collect, interpret, and/or analyze complex data and information, and draw valid conclusions; interpret procedures and policies; and meet schedules in a dynamic and sometimes demanding work environment.

e)      The noise level in this work environment is usually moderate. The work environment characteristics are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job in a typical office environment.

f)       The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

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Technical Services: Technical Services
QA Automation Engineer - TwinSpires.com (Louisville, KY)

Summary-

The QA Automation Engineer will work as a part of a QA team to design and develop test automation scripts and run application testing through the software development lifecycle.  This role will participate as a member of a scrum team and will therefore be required to participate in mutually deliverable goals and will have to coordinate efforts that maximize the contributions of the group.

Responsibilities –

  • Enjoy software testing, problem solving, and quality assurance work
  • Strong problem solving and analytical skills
  • Develop and debug tests using Selenium
  • Experience with Continuous Integration and Continuous Delivery concepts
  • Review, collaborate and recommend on automation processes and frameworks
  • Report test results and create bug reports as needed
  • Stay informed on customer and industry trends regularly integrating into on-going testing
  • Understand and drive SQA methodologies and practices throughout QA and Development

Requirements –

  • 3+ years in software quality assurance
  • Experience writing automation scripts in Selenium
  • Experience with mobile testing is a plus
  • Experience with Windows and Linux
  • Strong communication, written skills, and interpersonal skills (required to establish and maintain inter-departmental relationships)
  • Recent experience serving as an Agile Scrum team member
  • Comfortable with fast paced schedule driven development
  • Strong software engineering and development life cycle knowledge
  • Expert in technologies: Selenium, Ready! API, Java, XML, Git
  • BS/MS EE/CS or technical degree or relevant experience
  • Authorized to work in the US on full-time basis
  • Position Type – Salary Exempt
  • Travel – Not Expected at Present, but Subject to Change

Physical and Mental Requirements

The following physical and mental demands are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

a)      While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently required to sit, sometimes for prolonged periods while working at a desk, on the phone, and/or on the computer; type on a computer keyboard; use hands to finger, handle or feel; talk or hear; reach with hands or arms; walk or stand; and perform some repetitive motion activities.

b)      Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, color vision, color differentiation, peripheral vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus.

c)       This position requires the ability to work effectively as part of a team; and concentrate on a variety of details when faced with interruptions and changing work priorities.

d)      The mental demands are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions, as described above, including but not limited to: demonstrated ability to anticipate and solve practical problems or resolve issues; reason, calculate figures and amounts; collect, interpret, and/or analyze complex data and information, and draw valid conclusions; interpret procedures and policies; and meet schedules in a dynamic and sometimes demanding work environment.

e)      The noise level in this work environment is usually moderate. The work environment characteristics are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job in a typical office environment.

f)       The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

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Future Notification Only - Churchill Downs Incorporated and its Entities (Various Locations, US)

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