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2024 Software Engineering Program



Software Engineering
Plovdiv, Bulgaria
Posted on Friday, June 14, 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

About the Software Engineering Program

A structured six-month training program designed for new Software Engineers to develop technical acumen and gain experience within the sports entertainment industry. This mentor-based program provides extensive training and growth opportunities through workshops, hands-on projects, and partnering with experienced teammates on our Trading Engineering team.

Who is this program for?

We’re looking for university students and graduates, entry-level professionals, or those seeking a career transition. You should be interested in Software Engineering and have a desire to learn in a dynamic and fast-paced environment. Some of the experience we look for include:

  • A background in Math, Informatics, Engineering, Computer Systems, or a related field.

  • Knowledge of object-oriented languages like C# or Java.

  • A curiosity for learning new technologies and strong analytical thinking skills.

  • Strong verbal and written communication abilities.

  • Previous project experience or a portfolio is considered a plus.

What you’ll learn

  • You'll explore cutting-edge technologies in the fast-paced sports entertainment industry, working on projects that push the boundaries of innovation.

  • Dive into technologies such as C#, .NET, Databases, Kafka, HTML, CSS, React, Typescript, Git, and Jira.

  • During the program, you will learn more about writing object-oriented code, best practices in software development, and software automation testing.

Ready to join our Software Engineering Program? Apply Now!

The Software Engineering Program is a six-month program starting on September 30, 2024, at our office in Plovdiv. Upon successful completion, you’ll receive a certificate highlighting your accomplishments, which could pave the way for a permanent role, offering a promising career trajectory at DraftKings.

The deadline for submitting your application is July 14, 2024.

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.