Senior Software Engineer, Platform

DraftKings, Boston, MA

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We’re reimagining sports and technology.  
DraftKings is bringing sports fans closer to the games they love and becoming an essential part of their experience in the process. An industry pioneer since our founding in 2012, we believe we can continue to define what it means to be a technology company in sports entertainment. We love what we do and we think you will too.   

Building the possibilities.  
You will be a part of one of our multidisciplinary teams where you’ll improve the automated build and deployment systems used by our entire engineering team. In creating tools that help us ship high quality code quickly, you’ll be able to see your personal impact on a highly influential consumer product right away. Sound interesting to you? Join us. 

What you’ll do as a Senior Software Engineer:

  • You will be developing provisioning automation for our infrastructure using Chef and Terraform.
  • Own and maintain build and deployment systems.
  • You will develop both internal web services and CLI tools to improve developer efficiency.
  • Define automated verification procedures to ensure DK systems are compliant with security and compliance standards.

What skills you will use:

  • You have experience with common scripting languages. Powershell is a plus.
  • You also have extensive experience working with at least one object-oriented language like Java or C#.
  • Strong understanding of distributed systems and the challenges of operating them as they scale.
  • Experience working with cloud environments, especially AWS.
  • You’ve also worked with provisioning automation using Terraform, Chef, and Puppet.

Who are we a good fit for?  
We love working with talented people but more than that, we seek out compassionate co-workers with a collaborative spirit. Our work moves quickly and we’re great at coming together to find creative solutions to some of tech’s most interesting problems. If that sounds good to you, join us. 

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About DraftKings

DraftKings, Inc. is the world’s leading skill-based Daily Fantasy Sports (DFS) platform that allows fans in North America and the UK to compete in single-day, online fantasy sports contests across the largest variety of professional sports. DraftKings’ premier web-based and mobile technology brings a more engaging interactive experience and daily excitement to the pastime of fantasy sports. Founded in Boston in 2012. Headquartered in Boston, MA, with offices in New York City and London. More than 350 employees. DraftKings is the exclusive DFS partner of Major League Baseball, Major League Soccer, the National Hockey League and NASCAR (see more partnership details below).

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