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Senior Site Reliability Engineer

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.

We’re growing rapidly. As a Senior Site Reliability Engineer, you will help us continue running our applications smoothly as our business scales. DraftKings solves some of the most interesting challenges in the tech industry, and when you join our team, you’ll have the opportunity to see your ideas and solutions directly impact our products.


  • Work with infrastructure as code using tools like Chef and Terraform

  • You will design and implement monitoring and alerting strategies to enforce application SLOs

  • Enable product teams to manage and self-serve on-prem and cloud infrastructure while ensuring platform stability.

  • You will foster a continuous deployment ecosystem that allows DraftKings to operate at a massive scale.

  • Standardize configuration and deployment methodologies across our growing organization

  • Share expertise and mentor junior SREs in infrastructure patterns and standards

  • Participate in our on-call and incident response teams to solve critical problems in production


  • 3+ years of experience working with cloud environments and provisioning automation

  • Deep understanding of common programming languages (Python, Ruby, Go).

  • Kubernetes administration experience, including installation, configuration, and troubleshooting

  • Experience working with applications written in an object-oriented language (Java, .Net, etc.)

  • Deep knowledge of networking and web concepts enabling you to debug problems down to the packets

  • Experience working with distributed systems and microservices

  • Understanding of automated scaling concepts

  • Understanding of Blue-green, canary and A/B testing strategies

  • Experience working with messaging infrastructure (Kafka, RabbitMQ etc.)

Join Us!

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 $128,000.00 - $192,000.00, 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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