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Technical Delivery Manager - Data Science

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.

Be the strategy behind the game.

As a Delivery Manager, you will be part of our Data Science team. This team works with high-performing back-end applications that produce data science and quantitative models outputs. This team is deeply integrated with our core Engineering and Product teams. A significant proportion of these applications are focused on sports models that power sportsbook content for our customers.  Day-to-day, you will interact with key stakeholders across the organization and with the technical sub-units within our Engineering Team.

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What you’ll do as a Delivery Manager:

  • Facilitate daily scrums and sprint retrospectives, provide ideas for improvement, implement and monitor metrics within our Data Science Team. 

  • Perform regular sprint analysis to recommend improvements and assist with changes.

  • Identify and remove blockers and dependencies with other engineering teams across the organization. 

  • Play a vital role in the creation of our product roadmap and timelines.

  • Develop and launch project plans for critical initiatives within Data Science.

  • Lead the gathering of requirements from the business and technical stakeholders.

  • Determine final acceptance and handover of initiatives.

  • Utilize Jira and Confluence to monitor, track, and report on the progress of initiatives.


What you’ll bring:   

  • At least four years of experience working as a Scrum Master, Project Manager, or Delivery Manager, ideally within a growing technology company.

  • Experience working with and managing cross-functional relationships within a large, fast-paced organization.

  • Excellent understanding of the Agile methodology and its core principles.

  • Familiarity and understanding of the software development life cycle (SDLC).

  • Strong written and oral communications skills with fluency in English. 

  • Extensive knowledge and passion for data science and data science processes


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.

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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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