Senior Software Engineer, Web

DraftKings, Boston

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DraftKings is a leading sports entertainment brand that creates the most exciting digital sports competitions and experiences on the planet. Our goal is to transform the way fans experience sports. Our mission is to make sports better – and make better sports fans – by bringing them closer to the games they love. We are the signature tech startup of our generation in Boston.

DraftKings is seeking Software Engineers to join our engineering team.  You will be developing a rich set of Web Applications in JS that are used by a large and passionate group of users every day. Your ability to create scalable, maintainable and performant software is critical to the success of the entire company. In your role, you will be deeply engaged in the entire Agile development lifecycle from design and implementation to testing and monitoring. We are looking for team players who are able to deliver imaginative solutions under real deadline constraints.


  • Working with Product Management, Creative, and Marketing teams to create DraftKings web apps
  • Building efficient, well tested User Interface components in React and Redux
  • Identifying and addressing performance bottlenecks to consistently improve performance
  • Participating in design sessions, code reviews, and pull requests
  • Writing clean, well-organized, testable, and reusable JS code 


  • 3+ years of development experience in object oriented programming using languages such as C# or Java
  • 3+ years of development experience working in a modern CSS & Javascript frameworks
  • Ability to participate in code-reviews, design-reviews and over the shoulder debugging
  • Demonstrated ability to deliver software as part of a team
  • Relational database experience including schema design and SQL preferred
  • Bachelor’s degree in a technical major preferred

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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