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Lead Software Engineer (Node.js)

Shape a rapidly scaling industry. 

DraftKings is growing quickly and we’re looking for a Node.js developer to work with our Casino team You will get the chance to use the latest open source technologies, will be able to take an active part in improving and optimizing the core of the product, and will be able to write a whole new quality code from scratch. If this description matches your plans for a career change, please take a look at our new opportunity!

What you’ll do as a Lead Software Engineer:

  • Develop services for our Casino product using microservices architecture.

  • Build an updated architecture of the existing product and oversee its technical implementation.

  • Understand and analyze product requirements, implement and unit test newly developed features.

  • Following the highest standards of Agility and Quality methodologies.


What you’ll bring: 

  • At least 1-year of development experience in Node.js.

  • Experience with JavaScript, TypeScript & React.

  • Experience with relation DBs like SQL Server & PostgreSQL. Familiar with Sequelize ORM.

  • Ambition to write high-quality code covered with unit tests for back-end and front-end.

  • Fluent in English- written and verbal.


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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