Full-Time

Software Engineering Director

Tech Innovation

Posted on 5/2/2024

FanDuel

FanDuel

1,001-5,000 employees

Sports betting and daily fantasy sports provider

Data & Analytics

Senior

New York, NY, USA

Required Skills
Kotlin
Agile
JavaScript
React.js
Node.js
Java
TypeScript
iOS/Swift
React Native
AngularJS
Requirements
  • At least 9 years of software development experience in web and mobile programming
  • Minimum 4 years in a senior managerial role
  • BSc or Masters in Computer Science or equivalent experience
  • Experience with front-end technologies like React and Angular, mobile languages such as Swift, Kotlin, and React Native
  • Technical proficiency in full-stack technology using programming languages like Javascript, Node.js, Typescript, Java
  • Exceptional verbal and written communication and presentation skills
  • Willingness to try new things quickly with a test and learn mentality
  • Proven track record of leading and managing multi-disciplinary teams on complex software projects
  • Deep expertise in lean, agile, and traditional delivery methodologies
  • Ability to collaborate with technical leaders and motivate third-party delivery partners
  • Knowledge of sports and/or experience in a heavily regulated industry is a plus
Responsibilities
  • Help build an innovation development team for rapid prototyping and experimentation
  • Manage and deliver strategic technical and product roadmaps for innovative solutions
  • Develop relationships with stakeholders and refine existing roadmaps for success
  • Contribute to the assessment, analysis, planning, and design of Web and Mobile applications
  • Ensure Agile principles and practices within the team
  • Provide strong domain knowledge of the business and technology platform
  • Communicate designs, progress, and achievements across all levels of the organization
  • Ensure solutions are appropriately documented, supported, and transitioned into BAU
  • Maintain relationships with other disciplines and stakeholders
  • Exhibit best behavior and exemplify company behaviors
  • Measure, own, and drive predictability through Operational Excellence and transparency through data and KPIs

FanDuel Group specializes in sports betting, daily fantasy sports, and online casino gaming, seamlessly integrating sports-tech to enhance consumer engagement with sports and leagues. This company is an excellent workplace for those passionate about combining technology with sports, offering a dynamic environment where innovation leads to the development of cutting-edge gaming experiences. With a broad customer base spanning all 50 states, the company's reach ensures a diverse and stimulating work culture.

Company Stage

M&A

Total Funding

$4.6B

Headquarters

New York, New York

Founded

2009

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

9%

1 year growth

20%

2 year growth

70%

Benefits

From peer-to-peer learning to industry conferences, there are a number of ways to develop your career

From your head to your toes we’ve got you covered with our 100% health insurance coverage

We keep a well-stocked supply of snacks and refreshments to keep you going throughout the day

Flexible hours and vacation scheduling let you work when you’re at your best

We provide the latest tech and equipment, you get the job done