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Associate Project Manager, Sportsbook

Be part of a dynamic team:

As a member of the Project Management team, your primary objective will be to guide projects through the software development lifecycle with maximum efficiency, transparency, and organization. You will be heavily involved with roadmap execution (new and existing feature development) and day-to-day engineering operations for a particular focus area. You will serve as the liaison between a team of software engineers and cross-functional stakeholders in Engineering, Product, Marketing, and other areas of the organization during the planning and execution of features, enhancements, and quality improvements.

What you’ll do as an Associate Project Manager:

  • Maintain up-to-date tracking of roadmap commitments and align expectations between Product and Technology stakeholders

  • Act as a leader, advocate, and team member working alongside one or more agile development teams

  • Translate product requirements into ticket-level acceptance criteria with clear and detailed user stories

  • Work with engineers to ensure tickets have thorough and accurate technical implementation notes

  • Facilitate the prioritization and sequencing of backlog items to align with value and strategic importance

  • Identify and track cross-team dependencies during project planning and development

  • Assist with measurement of team-level Objectives & Key Results

  • Coordinate with Release Managers to ensure compliance with regulatory requirements and maintain expected cadence

What You'll Bring:

  • Experience completing customer-facing software projects in a fast-paced, demanding environment

  • Bachelor’s Degree required, preferably in a technical or analytical field

  • Basic understanding of technical terminology related to software applications & infrastructure

  • Experience with customer advocacy, process improvement, and analytical analysis are all pluses

  • Familiarity or interest in the sports betting industry and product landscape is a strong plus


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. 

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.

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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.

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