Data Engineering Manager

Boston, MA

DraftKings Inc. (Nasdaq: DKNG) is a digital sports entertainment and gaming company. It’s simple, at DraftKings, we believe life’s more alive with skin in the game. For that reason, we’re committed to responsibly creating the world’s 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 building a dynamic team in Manila. 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 Data Engineering Manager to lead a team of engineers centered around the mission of providing a best-in-class experience for our products and customers. You will be working closely with Product Managers, Project Management, Marketing Analytics and Data Engineers to help optimize and deliver innovative solutions. This position requires strong technical skills and a bias toward collaboration.

What you’ll do as a Data Engineering Manager:

  • You will manage and mentor a talented team of Data Engineers of all levels, aiding them in their own career.
  • Collaborate with Product Owners, Product Managers and your squads to deliver high quality results with high velocity.
  • Responsible for code being designed/architected and written in a testable, scalable, and performant manner.
  • Helps manage and facilitate technical design discussions, adds significant verbal and written contributions, and helps your squads overcome hurdles.
  • Responsible for overall team health, and ensuring strong and effective communication across the team and with stakeholders

What skills you will use:

  • 3-5 years of technical management experience.
  • A minimum of 3 years of hands-on experience in aspects of business intelligence and data engineering, including data warehousing, delivery, and operations is required.
  • Manage hiring, training and updates on team performance to management and squad leads.
  • Strong background in Data Engineering and Business Intelligence.
  • Strong knowledge in a variety of data engines like SQL Server, MySQL and/or Redshift is required.
  • Experience with data tools such as Datadog, Alation, Tableau and/or other reporting tools is preferred.
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 we’re great at coming together to find creative solutions to some of tech’s 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.

We’re 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. We’ll never discriminate against anyone’s background or creed. If you’re good at what you do, we want you to do it at DraftKings.

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

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