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Project Manager

Be part of a groundbreaking team.

As a member of the PMO, you will be heavily involved in new and existing feature development and will have a material impact on what DraftKings is today and becomes tomorrow.  While helping to lead a talented team of software engineers, you will serve as a liaison between the Product, Engineering, or other external and internal groups to deliver quality features on-time and maintain the health of the existing DraftKings products and platforms. The successful candidate will also leverage their skills and experience to coordinate cross-functional projects and be the “glue” that connects various teams and leads to successful delivery of larger features.
 

What you’ll do as a Project Manager :

  • Manage multiple projects for multiple Agile development teams

  • Facilitates the delivery planning of technical plans

  • Works cross-functionally with other Product & Technology project managers and internal groups to identify dependencies, plan initiatives, and deliver on projects

  • Works closely with Product Managers and Technology leads to understand the business objectives and actual results of projects

  • Communicates and tracks decisions, progress, risks & issues, and retrospectives for assigned initiatives

  • Balances resources, time, and scope to deliver on very high-quality standards
     

What you'll bring:

  • Ideally, you have 4+ years Project Management experience in a related industry

  • Two to five years of relevant experience in software development required

  • Experience working in an Agile environment required

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills required

  • Portfolio illustrating delivered product and examples of the tools and methodologies 

  • Certified Scrum Product Owner (CSPO), Certified Scrum Master (CSM), Project Management Professional (PMP), or PMI-Agile Certified Practitioner (PMI-ACP) encouraged

  • Experience on Agile development teams is encouraged

  • Bachelor’s Degree in computer science, social science, or engineering is a plus 

  • Experience in information design and user scenarios is a plus

  • Experience in analytics is a plus  

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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.

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