Analyst, Technology Strategy - Chicago Blackhawks

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The Business Strategy and Analytics group functions as an enterprise-wide service and corporate development group focused on delivering insights and analyses that drive current performance and long-term corporate health (e.g., strategic planning, asset allocation, decision analyses, and deal structuring). This role will collaborate with Blackhawks leadership to identify and develop plans to fuel consumer-facing technology initiatives. You will craft, implement, and assist in the overall technology strategy while working to deliver best-in-class digital experiences for Blackhawks fans around the world. You will partner with functional departments to foster a culture that focuses on delivering impact through emerging technology and advancing long-range strategic objectives for the organization. 
This position will support the following functions:  
  • Technology R&D 
  • Technology Investments 
  • Technology Partnerships   
  • Technology Implementation  
Primary Responsibilities
  • Assist in defining the overall strategy for our new Chicago Blackhawks mobile app 
  • Analyze growth potential of emerging technologies through research, analysis, and knowledge of marketplace dynamics  
  • Assist in the development of a potential technology accelerator program  
  • Develop a portfolio of innovation initiatives for new and existing business inclusive of: Esports, Sports betting, Blockchain, NFTs, Gamification, Web3, and how best to navigate the Metaverse.  
  • Devise and execute experiments to test the benefits of various technologies and products 
  • Identify and vet technology needs that will elevate our ability to deliver best-in-class experiences  
  • Develop strategic technology plans, including estimated level of risk, considerations, and cost  
  • Evaluate emerging technologies in the S&E industry and beyond 
Qualifications & Requirements: 
  • 2+ years of experience in consumer-facing technology or innovation preferred  
  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in business, technology, engineering, or related field 
  • Experience leading strategy and communications for a consumer facing mobile application 
  • Exceptional problem-solving skills with the power to develop creative and efficient solutions 
  • Passion for building exceptional products and solving customer and business problems  
  • Capacity to lead and work collaboratively in a consultative role at all levels of an organization 
  • Ability to manage priorities and coordinate tasks to solve day-to-day challenges in a dynamic environment  
  • Excellent communication skills with ability to demonstrate clear, concise articulation of scenarios, options, risks, mitigations, and recommendations  
  • Values: Inclusive, team player, driven, humble, curious, innovative, positive, results-focused, accountable  

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, age, disability, gender identity, marital or veteran status, or any other protected class.

Job Questions:

  1. Are you able to provide documentation of complete Covid-19 vaccination status?