Matic Ketiš

Realizing childhood dreams

Matic Ketiš

Risk manager in Sportsbook team

We dream of what we will be when we grow up. Many of us develop in a direction we never thought about, and this can also be rewarding. But some get to realize those childhood dreams. Matic Ketiš, who works in our Sportsbook team, is one of those lucky people, and we are happy that he was able to do this at Oryx.

Growing up, I was always somehow connected to video games. They were, and still are, quite a large part of my life. But if you told me when I was still in my primary school years, playing Call of Duty, that someday I will be wanted for my knowledge about gaming, I would probably say that you must be joking. Yes, of course, it was always a dream that I would someday make a living with video games, but not until recently I believed I would ever. Life has a strange way of setting pieces into places, and the timing is almost always unpredictable.

Not long ago, my dear friend referred me to a job position, where they were looking to expand their team in the sportsbook department. Since Oryx Gaming is always trying to evolve and improve, they too did not miss out on the ever-growing eSports market. As a gamer, I have a lot of knowledge of the competitive side of video games. Even now, being passionate about eSports is not easy. You still get mocked about it from people who are not somehow connected to gaming or are unaware of how big a deal it has become worldwide.

At Oryx Gaming, I was welcomed with open hands to share my experience with eSports. How can someone, who hasn’t watched or played a single match of League of Legends, know what a sports betting market, called First Dragon means? Well, I am here to help with that. This is just an easy example to show, that I am not joking when I say my knowledge about gaming is appreciated at Oryx Gaming.

As a part of the sportsbook risk department, I am responsible for several tasks. We are constantly looking over partner sites, making sure they are working properly, and we keep them fresh with booking live odds and making banners for high profile matches and tournaments. New categories and tournaments are coming each day, so we are sorting them properly. Since our partners are mostly in South America, we need to pay attention to that everything is properly translated in Spanish. And of course, we are keeping an eye on bets being made, properly reacting when something is not working, or there are some suspicious bets in play. Daily, we are doing statistics for our operations and players. With testing our product on development environments, we are trying to find bugs, so when our product goes on live environments, it is as perfect as it can be.

Sportsbook risk department is constantly working on developing and upgrading our product, so as an eSports expert, I can also offer advice with developing eSports betting markets. I offer insight into which tournaments and leagues are most relevant, what markets in betting offer are mostly played, I try to provide information about certain events, when my team is struggling to find it, etc.

With all the good vibes I get by helping my team, I am encouraged to follow the eSport scene, even more, to learn more details about the scene, teams, games and tournament formats, so the whole department is prepared for all the challenges, that come our way. While doing my regular work, I am still able to stay connected with my passion for gaming and the eSports world. As I dreamed about making a living with video games, my dreams did come true in a way, right?

Open positions

Join us!

Commercial Legal Expert

Join our legal team as Commercial Legal Expert and you’ll be working on a wide range of tasks from commercial area.

Location

Ljubljana

Department

Legal
Read More

Senior Front-end Game Developer

We’re looking for an ambitious and fast-paced learner, who will be responsible for implementing game functionality, translating design ideas, concepts, and requirements into a functional and engaging iGaming content.

Location

Ljubljana

Department

Game Studio
Read More

Junior System Engineer

We're looking for a team member who will focus on assisting with troubleshooting technical issues and will be playing an important role in policy related end user issues, servers, storage, and networking technology.

Location

Ljubljana

Department

System Administration
Read More

Senior Java Developer

As Senior Java Developer, you will take over the most responsible tasks in the creation and maintenance of back-end logic of our cutting-edge products.

Location

Ljubljana

Department

Development
Read more

Quality Assurance Engineer

As an open-minded and meticulous QA engineer, you will be involved in all phases of our QA process, covering our complete product portfolio.

Location

Ljubljana

Department

Development
Read more

Open Application

At Oryx Gaming, talent is always welcome. We are looking for original and confident thinkers, progressive rule-breakers and team players with good communication skills, open to learning and growing in an ever-expanding environment.

Location

Ljubljana

Department

Company
Read more

Contact us

This form collects your contact details and other information you provide, so we can efficiently reply to your inquiry. Check out our Privacy Policy for the full information on how we protect and manage your details.


Subscribe to Oryx Newsletters

Oryx Gaming will use the information you provide on this form to be in touch with you and to provide relevant product and company updates. Check out our Privacy Policy for the full information on how we protect and manage your details.


Where to
find us

Slovenia Tržaška cesta 118, 1000 Ljubljana
Malta Office 1.1534, Level G Quantum House 75 Abate Rigord Street Ta Xbiex XBX 1120 Malta
USA Oryx Gaming International 1810 E Sahara Ave Suite 556 Las Vegas, NV 89104
UK 5th floor, 77 Kingsway, Holborn,
London WC2B 6SR
USA
Slovenija
Malta
UK
map