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Data Science Co-op

Get your start at a groundbreaking company.

Our engineering division is composed of many tight-knit teams that each own a specific area of our platform. As a Data Science Engineer co-op, you will work alongside algorithm experts and data science technologists to help solve analytically challenging problems at DraftKings. We’ll value your ability to work closely with a group of peers to achieve meaningful results, and offer an excellent platform for starting your career in data science.

What You’ll Do as a Data Science Co-op:

  • Work within complex systems and contribute to the development of machine learning systems and data science technical infrastructure

  • Learn about engineering design, development, deployment, and operations of scalable technical products

  • Get integrated with the team and contribute to key internal R&D initiatives right away

  • Work with a buddy on your team to get up to speed with how they operate

What You’ll Bring:

  • Comfort level programming with Python

  • Experience with collaborative team-based technical implementation, either in an internship or project setting

  • Experience with version control (e.g. git)

  • Curiosity for learning new technologies and quantitative techniques

DraftKings Data Science Engineering Facts:

  • Have built technical services spanning a wide variety of algorithm-based applications, including recommendations systems, marketing optimization, fraud detection, and sports prediction

  • Outputs from data science applications influence the experiences of millions of DraftKings customers


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.

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.

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