: Manager, Licensing
222 Berkeley Street
Boston, MA 02116

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DraftKings Inc. (Nasdaq: DKNG) is a digital sports entertainment and gaming company. Its simple, at DraftKings, we believe lifes more alive with skin in the game. For that reason, were committed to responsibly creating the worlds favorite games and betting experiences. Headquartered in Boston, MA, with offices around the globe, we believe we can continue to define what it means to be a technology company in sports entertainment. We love what we do, and think you will too.


We use technology to create great experiences for sports fans.

Since our founding in 2012, DraftKings has been defining what it means to be a technology company in sports entertainment. To help us achieve our goals, we are growing our dynamic team in Boston, MA. Do you love working in a fast-paced environment that is constantly evolving? Are you able to use creativity to help solve problems that dont have clear solutions? If so, then we think you will love working with us.

The strategy behind the game.

Our Compliance Department is seeking a talented individual for the position of Licensing Manager to support the companys expanding licensing and registration activities. When you join our team, you will contribute to an innovative compliance and risk management culture driven by collaboration and rapid growth. Sound good to you? Join us.

What youll do as a Licensing Manager:

Provide guidance to the business on compliance and licensing matters.

Maintain and leverage relationships with other functional areas to complete licensing applications and renewals on behalf of the Daily Fantasy Sports and Sportsbook/Casino entities.

Advise on compliance with laws and regulations applicable to Fantasy Sports, Sports Betting, iGaming, and day-to-day licensing activities.

Establish, implement, and supervise compliance policies and procedures throughout the organization to ensure that the licensing program is effective.

Participate in new product and project meetings and provide licensing advice as well as ongoing information about changing regulatory developments.

Develop reporting and metrics for licensing.

Maintain confidentiality of records and strict control of access to files.

What skills you will use:

Ideally, you have 5-7 years of compliance, audit, or risk management experience, preferably in financial services, compliance, or the Daily Fantasy Sports / Casino industry.

You have a bachelors degree in a related field.

Strong analytical and problem-solving ability.

Strong organizational skills.

Strong influencing skills both internally and when corresponding with regulatory agencies.

Comfortable balancing multiple, competing priorities and changes in scope/direction.

Proven ability to interpret and provide guidance on laws, rules, and regulations.



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.


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As a technology company at our core, DraftKings believes that the best innovation comes from diverse perspectives, thoughts, beliefs, ideas, and experiences. We consistently push boundaries and challenge the conventional to ensure our culture and products reflect the expectations of our employees, and the customers we serve.


Were proud to believe that your gender, race, nationality, religion, sexual orientation, status as a protected veteran, or status as an individual with a disability should have nothing to do with our hiring practices. Well never discriminate against anyones background or creed. If youre good at what you do, we want you to do it at DraftKings.



You may be required to become licensed through applicable regulatory agencies.

Full-time

Employee Testimonials

Manasa Konidena
Software Engineer

"The inclusive spirit is a huge motivating factor to working at DraftKings. When you are working on a project as a team which most times is already fleshed out by product teams and managers and gone through reviews, at project kick-offs and review meetings, your ideas and opinions are heard and taken seriously. An atmosphere is created where giving an opinion which you believe is valuable is the organic decision you make."

Tyler Dowse
Business Data Analyst

"Since my first day on the job, I’ve always felt like my ideas have been valued. Because DraftKings is so reliant on data-driven decision making, everyone in the company is willing to open up to your ideas if you have the data to back them up. Age, position, and experience have no negative impacts on how you are perceived at DraftKings, which makes for a very productive and collaborative workplace."

Ellen Kim
Senior Software Engineer

"I've found that working with really intelligent people to build new products motivates me to continue our journey at DraftKings together. Learning and sharing a variety of knowledge with each other, and solving technical problems together keeps me really interested in the industry and makes me feel highly valued at DraftKings every day."

Jessie Haffey
Senior Software Engineering Manager

"The problems we solve are unique because we’re dealing with live sporting events. Most tech products deal with relatively predictable traffic, as where our traffic on an NFL Sunday could be significantly higher than any other day of the week and might vary drastically minute to minute based on the game."

Jeff Singer
Tech Lead

"The first time I saw the engineering team work on a production outage, I was amazed by the deep understanding of our systems, the professionalism, and the urgency that my colleagues brought to the table. I have never seen anything else like it in my career as a software engineer."