Site Reliability Engineer



Software Engineering
Boston, MA, USA
Posted on Friday, January 19, 2024

We’re defining what it means to build and deliver the most extraordinary sports and entertainment experiences. Our global team is trailblazing new markets, developing cutting-edge products, and shaping the future of responsible gaming.

Here, “impossible” isn’t part of our vocabulary. You’ll face some of the toughest but most rewarding challenges of your career. They’re worth it. Channeling your inner grit will accelerate your growth, help us win as a team, and create unforgettable moments for our customers.

The Crown Is Yours

Building the possibilities

We’re growing rapidly. As a Site Reliability Engineer, you will help us continue running our applications smoothly as our business scales. DraftKings solves some of the most interesting challenges in the tech industry, and when you join our team, you’ll have the opportunity to see your ideas and solutions directly impact our products.

What you’ll do as a Site Reliability Engineer:

  • Work with infrastructure as code using tools like Chef and Terraform

  • Familiarity with monitoring and alerting strategies

  • Enable product teams to manage and self-serve on-prem and cloud infrastructure while ensuring platform stability.

  • Contribute to a continuous deployment ecosystem that allows DraftKings to operate at a massive scale.

  • Follow standard configuration and deployment methodologies across our growing organization

  • Participate in technical design reviews and provide appropriate feedback

  • Participate in our on-call and incident response teams to solve critical problems in production

What you'll bring

  • Professional experience working with cloud environments and provisioning automation

  • Experience with common scripting languages (Python, Ruby, Go).

  • Understanding of applications written in an object-oriented language (Java, .Net, etc.)

  • Understanding of distributed systems and microservices

  • Curiosity and enthusiasm to learn in a dynamic fast-paced environment

  • Knowledge of connect virtual networks; routing, ingress and egress best practices

  • Familiarity with inventory management concepts and compliance reporting.

This position can sit in either Boston or remote; however, this work is to be performed entirely outside of Colorado.

Join Our Team

We’re a publicly traded (NASDAQ: DKNG) technology company headquartered in Boston. 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. Don’t worry, we’ll guide you through the process if this is relevant to your role.

The US base salary range for this full-time position is $112,000.00 - $168,000.00, plus bonus, equity, and benefits as applicable. Our salary ranges are determined by role, level, and location. The range displayed on each job posting reflects the minimum and maximum target for new hire salaries for the position across all US locations. Within the range, individual pay is determined by work location and additional factors, including job-related skills, experience, and relevant education or training. Your recruiter can share more about the specific salary range and how that was determined during the hiring process.