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Senior Site Reliability Engineer

Building the Possibilities.

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. 

What you’ll do as a Site Reliability Engineer:

  • Create self-provisioning infrastructure using tools like Chef, Terraform, and Docker.

  • Define key metrics and SLAs around new web services being created to support our rapid traffic growth.

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

  • Create platform-as-a-service environments where entire subsets of our architecture can be created and destroyed cleanly and reliably.

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

What you’ll bring: 

  • At least 4 years of experience as a Linux System Administrator (Preferred Ubuntu)

  • Experience with CI/CD platforms (Terraform, Jenkins, TeamCity, TravisCI, Codeship)

  • Good knowledge with networking 

  • Experience of at least 2 years with Amazon Web Services using EC2, Lambda, ECS, VPC, EBS

  • Monitoring System: DataDog, OpsView, Nagios

  • Experience with containers (Kubernetes, Docker) 

  • Experience with configuration management systems (Chef, Puppet, Ansible, Terraform)

  • Experience in shell scripting and one or more of the following scripting languages (Python, Ruby, Perl) - Must

  • Experience with web operation, architecture design, troubleshooting and performance tuning

  • Experience working with live production systems with more than 100 msgs/sec

  • Experience with Kafka

  • Understand well aws & k8


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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