Director, Risk & Compliance at DraftKings

| Greater Boston Area
Sorry, this job was removed at 10:12 a.m. (EST) on Thursday, July 16, 2020
Find out who's hiring in Boston.
See all Operations jobs in Boston
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.
Work with us as we invent an industry.
We’re growing rapidly and looking for a Director, Risk & Compliance, to work with the business to build and maintain a corporate compliance program. Sound good to you? Join us.

What you’ll do as a Director, Risk and Compliance:

  • Report directly to the VP of Compliance and Risk.
  • Build out a Corporate Compliance Program with a focus on Payments, Anti-Money Laundering, Privacy, Vendor Management, and other corporate compliance initiatives.
  • Evaluate existing processes in relation to regulatory requirements.
  • Conduct ongoing compliance assessments and monitoring of processes and procedures to ensure that the company complies with all relevant legislation.
  • Prepare regular and ad hoc reports to keep senior management and officers informed of the status of compliance efforts and changes in the regulatory environment.
  • Contribute to the company’s understanding of the industry and its regulations, making recommendations and developing strategies to ensure compliance.

What skills you will use:

  • Bachelor’s Degree; Master's or other advanced degree, preferred.
  • Certifications: CAMS, CIPP or CRCM expected.
  • Ideally, you have a minimum of 10+ years of experience dealing with financial or casino regulatory compliance; experience dealing with regulatory agencies.
  • Knowledge of Bank Secrecy Act, Anti-Money Laundering, Consumer Privacy, Consumer Protection Regulations required.
  • Analyze existing capabilities and reconcile with pending legislation and regulation, working with appropriate stakeholders to influence change as needed.
  • You will have the ability to manage tight deadlines and multiple complex projects 

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.

Read Full Job Description
Apply now
By clicking continue you agree to Built In’s Privacy Policy and Terms of Use.


Located in the heart of Back Bay, our office is commute friendly with endless possibilities for coffee and lunch.