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Talent Acquisition Specialist

Build the next groundbreaking team.

We are searching for a Talent Acquisition Specialist with a keen eye for top talent. Do you have experience driving the recruitment process from kickoff to close?  This individual will partner with key stakeholders to identify top talent for our rapidly growing business and work with an international team.  We are looking for a passionate teammate who can add value to the recruitment process and understands how to source quickly and creatively while always keeping the candidate experience top of mind.  Sound good to you? Join us.

What you’ll do as a Talent Acquisition Specialist:  

  • Act as a partner to stakeholders by developing sourcing/recruiting strategies to recruit talent in highly competitive markets.

  • Leverage all sourcing and candidate development aspects, including the job posting, job board mining, internet sourcing, social networking, employee referrals, and networking events.

  • Project manage all components involved in the full-cycle recruiting process through close collaboration with the business and Recruitment Marketing team. 

  • Collaborate with Hiring Managers on all matters of hiring strategy, organizational development, and offer negotiations.

  • Ensure an impressive candidate experience through timely communication, feedback, and interviewer preparedness.

What you’ll bring:

  • You have a Bachelor’s Degree with at least five years of business recruiting experience (finance, HR, legal, etc.), with established success in corporate recruiting.

  • Strong experience working with applicant tracking systems, Workday preferred.

  • Ideally, you have experience recruiting in both an agency and in a fast-paced corporate environment with a high growth rate.

  • Ability to work independently and as part of a cross-functional team in a fast-paced environment; must be a self-starter able to work well under pressure.

  • Excellent analytical skills with demonstrated experience with hypothesis-driven learning and turning data into actionable insights.

  • Our ideal candidate values ethics, honesty, intellectual curiosity, humor, empathy and has positive energy.


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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