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Licensing Specialist

At 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 and are propelled by constant curiosity and diverse perspectives.

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Our Global Compliance & Risk team is searching for a Licensing Specialist to assist with expanding licensing and registration activities. In this role, you’ll support the process of obtaining, maintaining, renewing, and tracking  gaming licenses for DraftKings employees.  You will support our employees through the licensing process and  contribute to our innovative and robust global compliance and risk team.  

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What you’ll do as a Licensing Specialist:

  • Support the global licensing program by working directly with employees to prepare and maintain occupational licensing applications and other requirements.

  • Communicate with state regulators and maintain a partnership to accomplish licensing requirements.

  • Complete regulatory licensing requirements as applicable with minimal oversight.

  • Maintain established filing and tracking systems as well as innovate by establishing improvements to current processes.

  • Document and update processes and procedures.

  • Communicate effectively with employees and internal business partners by providing periodic updates regarding license status, including outstanding items.

  • Work efficiently both independently and with collaboration of a team.

  • Prepare and analyze reports for submission to compliance leadership and regulators regarding occupational licensing.

  • Research licensing requirements and provide guidance on the application of regulations.

What you’ll bring:   

  • 2+ years of experience in administration, compliance, risk management, human resources, legal, or gaming.

  • Paralegal or customer-facing experience is strongly preferred.

  • Ability to balance multiple competing priorities and changes in scope or direction.

  • Strong track record of learning, understanding, and interpreting new laws, rules, and regulations a plus.

  • Eager to innovate processes and procedures with fresh ideas and forward thinking.

  • Advanced proficiency in Microsoft Office and Google Suite products.

  • Advanced proficiency in Microsoft Excel and Smartsheet is strongly preferred.

  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills with superb attention to detail and accuracy.


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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.

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.

The US base salary range for this full-time position is $73,600.00 - $110,400.00, plus bonus, equity, and benefits as applicable. Our salary ranges are determined by role, level, and location. The range displayed on each job posting reflects the minimum and maximum target for new hire salaries for the position across all US locations. Within the range, individual pay is determined by work location and additional factors, including job-related skills, experience, and relevant education or training. Your recruiter can share more about the specific salary range and how that was determined during the hiring process.

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