DraftKings is a technology company that creates the most exciting digital sports competitions on the planet. Focused on the rapidly growing Daily Fantasy Sports (DFS) space, DraftKings offers players the opportunity to compete through web and mobile channels in 1-day or 1-week fantasy sports contests for cash prizes and money-can't-buy experiences. Founded in 2012, we are headquartered in Boston, with additional offices in New York City and London. This is a unique opportunity to work at a company experiencing explosive growth while inventing an industry. We bring the most incredible experiences and the industry's biggest contests to our players. We are looking for exceptional talent to play for our team! Apply today and be a part of our success story.
As a Software Engineering Intern at DraftKings, you will deliver solutions that go live to our users on a weekly basis while maximize your learning experience by working on a small team of developers using cutting-edge technology in every tier. Our engineering interns participate in all aspects of our engineering process and deploy working software to production. This includes everything from gathering requirements to designing solutions and even supporting deployments. We address a wide array of computer science problems including advanced web applications, cutting edge user interfaces, scalability and performance of applications, intelligent search algorithms, global data distribution and monitoring of distributed systems. You will work alongside a highly experienced team of engineers from various academic and industry backgrounds.
- Must be a Computer Science, Computer Engineering or Mathematics major.
- Must be a proficient coder preferably with experience using an object oriented language.
- Understanding of relational databases.
- Understanding of object oriented design concepts.
- Must be collaborative by nature and intellectually curious.
- Prior internship experience working on a consumer facing solutions preferred.