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Lead Software Engineer, Mobile

Shape a rapidly scaling industry. 

DraftKings is growing quickly and we’re looking for a Lead Software Engineer to help establish and lead a team-centered around the mission of providing a best-in-class experience for our customers. This position requires strong technical skills and a bias toward collaboration. You will be working across teams, informing business decisions, and helping to expand our enterprise software platform.

What you’ll do as a Lead Mobile Engineer:

  • You will take ownership for the design, development, maintenance, testing strategy, and operations of a domain within the Sportsbook and Casino mobile applications.

  • You will collaborate with business leads across the company to define milestones and deliveries for new functionality to be added to existing applications.

  • You will work with design and product managers to review UI/UX to make the best product for our users.

  • You will work with your team under fast deadlines to design, build, and deliver innovative applications.

  • You will lead your team in design sessions and ensure your team delivers high-quality work that aligns with the missions of our applications and platform.

 
What you’ll bring: 

  • Ideally, you have 5+ years of experience in mobile development, using one or more of: Xamarin/Xamarin.Forms (C#), Android (Java/Kotlin), iOS (mainly Swift, some Objective C)

  • You have experience as the ‘expert’ on a development team where you were responsible for everything from planning to delivering key features and management of those features.

  • You have a strong knowledge of native operating system capabilities, app signing and deployment processes, and consumer app best practices.

  • You have experience writing and maintaining a comprehensive suite of automated unit and integration tests.

  • You have a solid understanding of how apps communicate with backend services.

  • You have the ability and desire to grow other engineers through mentorship via code reviews, design reviews, and over-the-shoulder debugging.


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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