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Software Engineering Manager

What is our product and technical challenge?

Our product is a Retail sports betting solution which consists of:

  • powerful data streaming/replication platform for thousands of betting terminals

  • responsive customer facing application built on React JS

  • rich monitoring and remote management tools for a wide terminals network working 24/7

  • extensive back office solution

What is our tech stack?

We are widely using .NET Core and microservices approach.

From the code perspective, we are mixing C#/OOP (for IO bound operations, infrastructure, API controllers) with F#/FP (Domain logic, Tests). We keep our functional code comprehensible to C# developers and we’ll help you to learn FP and distributed systems design.

For concurrency we are using actor model based on TPL DataFlow and System.Threading.Channels.

Our data streaming/replication platform is based on Kafka, Redis, MQTT and stateful/stateless F# services. The API is based on  ASP.NET  Core. For data storage we use classic PostgreSQL, Redis and we’re also developing our very fast in-memory store (faster than Redis) to handle big volume of CRUD operations on low hardware devices/terminals.

What you will do as a Software Engineering Manager

  • Development of new product based on existing platform;

  • Function as a technical leader, guide team members and contribute to their development;

  • Lead, monitor and control the entire software development flow - requirements gathering, planning, architectural design, implementation, testing and deployment;

  • Take responsibility on code quality and on time completion of the tasks;

  • Apply quality standards and team working procedures;

  • Initiate improvements and determine development methodology;

  • Work closely with business owners and project managers to plan work and provide statuses;

  • Support existing and write new technical documentation

What you will bring:

  • 4+ years of development experience with applications based on .NET, .NET Core, C# or F#, JavaScript;

  • Solid experience leading a technical team;

  • Experience with MSSQL, NoSQL databases;

  • GIT;

  • Practice of writing testable code;

  • Solid debugging and troubleshooting skills;

  • Excellent problem solving and analytical skills;

  • Good understanding and practical experience of applying OOD / OOP;

  • Well organized with ability to multi-task and prioritize key projects;

  • Self-driven, motivated and passionate about development;

  • Good verbal and written English;

  • Good communication skills

Desirable:

  • Familiar with online gaming industry and retail systems

  • Experience with NoSQL (Mongo DB)

  • Knowledge of software development cycle, agile methodologies (Scrum, Kanban) and XP practices;

  • related experience;


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.

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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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