Lead Data Science Engineer
Posted on: February 25, 2021
DraftKings Inc. (Nasdaq: DKNG) is a digital sports entertainment
and gaming company. It's simple, at DraftKings, we believe life's
more fun with skin in the game. For that reason, we're committed to
responsibly creating the world's favorite games and betting
experiences. Headquartered in Boston, MA, with offices around the
globe, we believe we can continue to define what it means to be a
technology company in sports entertainment. We love what we do, and
think you will too. DATA SCIENCE ALGORITHMS AND TECHNOLOGY Our team
comprises algorithm experts and data science technologists, coming
together to develop innovative data products that solve
analytically challenging problems at DraftKings. As part of this
role, you will be a creative thinker, utilizing data, machine
learning, and software development skills to craft high-impact
solutions that grow the business. What you'll do as a Lead Data
- Lead advanced algorithm design and development, leveraging
machine learning and quantitative techniques to produce models and
systems that solve important business problems.
- Take ownership of engineering design, development, deployment,
and operations of data science technical infrastructure
- Collaborate with business stakeholders across the company to
plan and execute valuable data science projects.
- Lead design sessions and ensure your team delivers high-quality
work that aligns with DraftKings engineering strategy. What skills
you will use:
- Ideally, you have experience as the 'expert' on a data science
team where you were responsible for all aspects of data science
technical projects, including development and deployment, and then
monitoring of how those applications perform in production.
- Expertise in a programming language like Python, Java, C#, or
- Deep understanding of quantitative methods, notably writing
code to navigate machine learning and data analysis.
- Ability to effectively communicate technical concepts to
- You will also need an intuitive sense of how quantitative work
aligns with business priorities. 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. Apply now As a technology company at
our core, DraftKings believes that the best innovation comes from
diverse perspectives, thoughts, beliefs, ideas, and experiences. We
consistently push boundaries and challenge the conventional to
ensure our culture and products reflect the expectations of our
employees, and the customers we serve. We're proud to believe that
your gender, race, nationality, religion, sexual orientation,
status as a protected veteran, or status as an individual with a
disability should have nothing to do with our hiring practices.
We'll never discriminate against anyone's background or creed. If
you're good at what you do, we want you to do it at DraftKings. You
may be required to become licensed through applicable regulatory
agencies. Apply Now Resume (docx/pdf and Yes, DraftKings can
contact me about future job opportunities for up to 2 years.
role may require a gaming license issued by the appropriate state
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