DraftKings is hiring a

Technical Manager, Native Applications

Boston, United States

 

DraftKings is a technology company that creates the most exciting digital sports competitions on the planet. Focused on the rapidly growing Daily Fantasy Sports (DFS) space, DraftKings offers players the opportunity to compete through web and mobile channels in 1-day or 1-week fantasy sports contests for cash prizes and money-can’t-buy experiences. Founded in 2012, we are headquartered in Boston, with additional offices in New York City and London. This is a unique opportunity to work at a company inventing an industry. We bring the most incredible experiences and the industry's biggest contests to our players. We are looking for exceptional talent to play for our team! Apply today and be a part of our success story.

 

DraftKings is seeking a Technology Manager to join our engineering organization.  You will be leading a team of talented developers working on our well-reviewed applications for the iOS and Android platforms.  Your team will be actively transforming our rich set of REST APIs into a fun and engaging product.  You will be working closely with Product Managers, Production, and UX designers to help deliver imaginative solutions under real deadline constraints.

 

Qualifications

  • 7+ years of software engineering management; Recent mobile experience strongly preferred
  • Solid background in Software Engineering with strong grasp of OOP and REST design principles
  • Proven ability to effectively balance short term delivery and long term platform health
  • Track record of staffing, mentoring and growing a talented team of Software Engineers
  • History of building productive relationships across a diverse set of stake holders and peers such as Product Managers, UX Designers, Project Managers and Company Leadership
  • Possess the passion to design, build and polish innovative applications
  • Bachelor’s degree in a technical major preferred