Senior Software Engineer

DraftKings, Boca Raton, FL

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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 on the East Coast.

DraftKings is seeking a Senior Software Engineer to join our emerging research and development team. From video processing to augmented reality, the R&D team tackles anything that has the potential to bring future value to the company. You will be a key member on a small team that is charged with identifying and rapidly prototyping the next big thing in sports entertainment technology. In your role, you will work across a diverse and rapidly changing set of problem domains. Your ability to independently learn a wide range of technologies will be key to quickly bringing new prototypes to market. Your keen intuition for user experience will help set the course of DraftKings’ next generation of products. We are looking for team players who are able to deliver imaginative solutions under real deadline constraints.


·   5+ years of development experience across the entire web or native app stack, including database systems, web services, and web or app development

·   Experience with object-oriented languages such as C# or Java preferred

·   Tenacious attitude towards solving problems

·   Strong knowledge of OOP and REST design principles

·   Demonstrated experience working with a team to deliver software

·   Possess the passion to design, build and iterate on innovative applications

·   Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or equivalent 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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