Building the possibilities.
DraftKings is growing quickly along with the sports and online gaming industries in the US and abroad and were looking for a Lead Software Engineer, Web to build the greatest new gaming experiences and disrupt one of the oldest industries. Sound good to you? Join us.
What youll do as a Lead Software Engineer, Backend:
Take ownership for the design, development, maintenance, testing strategy and operations of a backend team.
Collaborate with business leads across the company to define milestones and deliveries for new functionality to be added to existing applications.
Care about agility as much as you care about scalability. We roll out products very quickly and are looking for a team that can pivot at a moments notice
Participate in design sessions, code reviews, and pull requests, both within the team and across the engineering organization
You will also write clean, well-organized, testable, and reusable code
What you'll bring:
5+ years of overall development experience
Familiarity with object-oriented programming languages such as Java or C#
Experience with .NET framework and .NET core is preferred.
Excellent communication skills and ability to discuss technical concepts
Ability to participate in code reviews, design reviews, and collaborative debugging
You have experience as the 'expert' on the development team where you were responsible for everything from planning to delivering key features and management of those features.
Experience writing and maintaining a comprehensive suite of unit and integration tests
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 were great at coming together to find creative solutions to some of techs most interesting problems. If that sounds good to you, join us.
We are DraftKings.
Were inspired by our shared passion for developing creative solutions to complex challenges and empowering the people around us to do their best work. We are industry leaders in the digital entertainment and technology space propelled by constant curiosity and diverse perspectives.
Our teams are fueled by innovation. We are looking ahead, building whats next, and continuously reinventing the industry. Were a publicly traded (NASDAQ: DKNG) technology company headquartered in Boston, with teams around the world and an expanding global presence.
We strive to create a place where all feel safe, empowered, engaged, championed, and inspired. DraftKings is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. This means we do not tolerate discrimination of any kind and are committed to providing equal employment opportunities regardless of your gender identity, race, nationality, religion, sexual orientation, status as a protected veteran, or status as an individual with a disability.
Ready to build whats next? Apply now.
As a regulated gaming company, you may be required to obtain a gaming license issued by the appropriate state agency as a condition of employment.