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 a Senior Android Software Engineer to join our engineering team. You will be working on our well-reviewed Android application used by a large and passionate group of users. We are proud of our 4+ star rating in the Google Play Store and need your help to continue this success. As a critical member of your team, you will deliver features and enhancements that transform our rich set of REST APIs into a fun and engaging Android app written in Java. 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.
- 3+ years of development experience in object oriented programming using languages such as Java, C# or Objective-C
- Strong knowledge of OOP and REST design principles
- Experience writing and maintaining a comprehensive suite of unit and automation tests
- Ability to grow other engineers through code-reviews, design-reviews and over the shoulder debugging
- Demonstrated experience working with a team to deliver software
- Possess the passion to design, build and polish innovative applications
- Recent experience in mobile development strongly preferred
- Bachelor’s degree in a technical major preferred
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).