Senior Data Engineer

Dublin City Centre, IE

We are DraftKings.

We’re 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 what’s next, and continuously reinventing the industry. We’re a publicly traded (NASDAQ: DKNG) technology company headquartered in Boston, with teams around the world and an expanding global presence.

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 building a dynamic team in Dublin. Do you love working in a fast-paced environment that is constantly evolving? Are you able to use creativity to help solve problems that don’t have clear solutions? If so, then we think you will love working with us.

Love data? We do too.
DraftKings is growing quickly and we’re looking for a Senior Data Engineer to help lead a data team centered around the mission of providing a best-in-class experience for our products and customers. This team is primarily focused on data to support our Product teams (Daily Fantasy Sports, Sportsbook, and Casino) and modeling this data to support business stakeholders around the Products.

What you’ll do as a Senior Data Engineer:

  • Take ownership of building data solutions to provide actionable insights into key business metrics.
  • Collaborate and serve as technical lead of your data team (‘squad’) to design scalable processes.
  • Work with product owners, product managers and lead your squad to implement high quality, production-grade data pipelines, and ETL processes.
  • Work with your squad to design, build, and deliver innovative applications with urgency and speed.
  • Bring operational excellence with a focus on performance analysis, optimization, and tuning.

What skills you will use:

  • 2-4 years of hands-on experience in aspects of business intelligence and data engineering.
  • Multiple years proven experience leading a data engineering team.
  • Advanced understanding of dimensional modeling is required.
  • The ability to build and optimize data pipelines, transformations, architectures, and data sets is required.
  • Strong knowledge in a variety of data engines such as SQL Server, MySQL and/or Redshift is required.
  • Experience with data tools such as Datadog, Alation, Tableau and/or other reporting tools is preferred.

Join Us!

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 what’s 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.