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, Expert

Los Angeles, CA, 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
  • Senior managerial role experience of at least 4 years
  • BSc or Masters in Computer Science or equivalent experience
  • Technical proficiency in full stack technology using programming languages like Javascript, Node.js, Typescript, Java
  • Experience with front-end technologies such as React and Angular, mobile languages like Swift, Kotlin, and React Native
  • Exceptional verbal and written communication and presentation skills
  • Willingness to try new things quickly with a test and learn mentality
  • Pulse on new and innovative technology trends
  • Proven track record of leading and managing multi-disciplinary teams on complex software projects
  • Deep expertise in similar roles within a large, fast-moving online digital business
  • 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, experimentation, and demonstration of production-like capabilities
  • 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 the health of 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, fantasy sports, and online casino games, employing sports-tech to enhance user engagement across various popular sports and leagues. This company stands out as a leader in the sports-tech industry, providing services to a vast customer base of approximately 17 million across the US. Its commitment to technological advancement and customer satisfaction make it an exciting workplace for those passionate about merging technology with sports entertainment.

Company Stage

M&A

Total Funding

$4.6B

Headquarters

New York, New York

Founded

2009

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

8%

1 year growth

19%

2 year growth

69%

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