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Business Analyst, Workforce Planning


We are seeking a high-performing Business Analyst to join our Workforce Planning Team. The Workforce Planning Team sits within People Analytics and is the control center for the staffing strategy, headcount analytics, and HR processes governing how DraftKings optimally scales and manages its workforce. 

In this role, you will partner with cross-functional leaders around the company to develop analytical business cases, process standardization, and scenario impact analyses that will guide the company’s global approach to workforce management. Additionally, you will leverage your analytical and problem solving skills to create best-in-class reporting to enhance the People team’s understanding of our ever-expanding workforce.


  • Create proposals to optimally staff and ratio divisions across the company based on work-to-be-done, productivity, attrition, and role-interdependency analytics

  • Analyze quantitative and qualitative impacts of various HR policies to inform recommendations on HR policy changes over time

  • Leverage internal and external tools to benchmark DraftKings staffing needs against those of other firms to ensure optimal decision making

  • Create and manage best-in-class reporting on DraftKings staffing and hiring plans using Excel, SQL, and Tableau 

  • Present to analytical and non-analytical leaders to influence staffing, hiring, new office location, and HR policy decisions globally


  • Bachelor’s degree in an analytical major

  • Experience with Excel

  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills

  • Comfortable in a fast-paced, results-driven environment

  • Ability to learn rapidly, orientation toward continuous personal improvement, and hunger to deliver best-in-class work

  • Appetite to learn SQL and Tableau

  • Experience in SQL is a plus

  • Experience with Tableau is a plus

  • Knowledge of statistics is a 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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