ANALYST, SPORTSBOOK ANALYTICS

DraftKings

Las Vegas, NV, US
  • Job Type: Full-Time
  • Function: Business Intelligence
  • Post Date: 12/26/2020
  • Website: draftkings.com
  • Company Address: 125 Summer Street 5th Floor, Boston, MA, 02110

About DraftKings

DraftKings is a knowledge-based daily fantasy sports website allowing users to play against other users for cash prizes.

Job Description

DraftKings Inc. (Nasdaq: DKNG) is a digital sports entertainment and gaming company. It’s simple, at DraftKings, we believe life’s more alive with skin in the game. For that reason, we’re committed to responsibly creating the world’s favorite games and betting experiences. Headquartered in Boston, MA, with offices around the globe, we believe we can continue to define what it means to be a technology company in sports entertainment. We love what we do, and think you will too.
 
Love data? We do too.
 
As a Sportsbook Data Analyst, you’ll support data analysis and reporting efforts to inform our current and future initiatives. Through cross-functional collaboration and inventive metrics building, you will enable teams across our organization to make smarter, better, and faster decisions. Sound good to you?

What you’ll do as an Analyst:

  • Monitor sportsbook performance and diagnose areas of opportunity. Example areas of performance include betting demand, player behavior, risk management, and trading performance.
  • Develop data analysis and reports to measure and inform sportsbook initiatives and use those to guide business decisions.
  • Provide opportunity size for major promotional events to help the Sportsbook team capitalize on significant sporting events in the US, including Super Bowl, Masters, etc.
  • Work cross-functionally across promotions, customer retention management, operations, and VIP to analyze customer behavior.

What skills you will use:

  • Ideally, you have 2+ years of business analytics or data science experience, preferably at a sportsbook or gaming provider. 
  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in Mathematics, Statistics, Computer Science, Business Analytics, or another relevant discipline. 
  • Experience with SQL, Snowflake, Excel, R, Python, or another statistical programming language.
  • Proficiency in Tableau or similar data visualization tool.
  • Comfortable presenting complicated data views to cross-functional audiences and senior leadership.
  • Enjoy a fast-paced, results-driven environment.
  • Ability to work autonomously, with a strong desire to produce high-quality work. 
Who are we a good fit for?
We love working with talented people but more than that, we seek out compassionate co-workers with a collaborative spirit. Our work moves quickly and we’re great at coming together to find creative solutions to some of tech’s most interesting problems. If that sounds good to you, join us.
 
Apply now
As a technology company at our core, DraftKings believes that the best innovation comes from diverse perspectives, thoughts, beliefs, ideas, and experiences. We consistently push boundaries and challenge the conventional to ensure our culture and products reflect the expectations of our employees, and the customers we serve.
 
 
We’re proud to believe that your gender, race, nationality, religion, sexual orientation, status as a protected veteran, or status as an individual with a disability should have nothing to do with our hiring practices. We’ll never discriminate against anyone’s background or creed. If you’re good at what you do, we want you to do it at DraftKings.
 
 
You may be required to become licensed through applicable regulatory agencies.

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