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Senior Software Engineer - Android (Kotlin & Java)

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.

Building the possibilities.

DraftKings is seeking a Senior Software Engineer, Android to join our engineering team. You will be working on our well-reviewed Android application used by a large and passionate group of users.  You’ll be a creative contributor to our processes and be involved in delivering features and enhancements that transform our rich set of REST APIs into a fun and engaging Android app written in Kotlin & Java.  In your role, you will be engaged in the entire Agile development lifecycle from design and implementation, to testing and monitoring.  We are looking for someone who is able to come up with imaginative solutions quickly. Sound good to you? Join us.


What you’ll do as a Senior Software Engineer:

  • Work in a team environment to design and build new features for our Android applications.

  • Care about agility as much as you care about scalability. We roll out products very quickly and are looking for a team that can pivot at a moment’s notice.

  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to plan and develop new features across DraftKings' portfolio of products.

  • Connect with other engineers on your team to code review, functional test and release our Android builds.

What you’ll bring: 

  • Ideally, 3+ years of development experience in Android using Kotlin and Java. Knowledge of Swift, Objective-C, and C# is a plus

  • You have a knowledge of OOP and REST design fundamentals. 

  • You have experience writing and maintaining a comprehensive suite of unit and integration tests.

  • Possess a passion to design, build and polish innovative applications.

  • Knowledge of Gradle, Compose, Dagger/Hilt, and AndroidX is preferred

  • Ability to mentor other engineers through code reviews, design reviews, and over-the-shoulder debugging. 

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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.

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