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Senior Gaming Software Engineer
Chicago, IL

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Job Description

Scientific Games is dedicated to being the industry's only global solutions provider with products that will enhance the entire gaming operation, both on the casino floor and behind the scenes.

Our products continue to grow from proven successful brands. Scientific Games' compelling content and proprietary solutions engage players and empower customers because of our use of cutting-edge technology, products, and content including

* Electronic gaming machines for commercial and tribal casinos, video lottery, central determination, licensed betting office, arcade and bingo markets
* An extensive library of proprietary and licensed brand game content, that includes some of the hottest entertainment brands, designed to maximize player enjoyment and operator's return on investment
* Innovative electronic table games, card shufflers, chip sorters, multi-terminal and multi-game configurations linked to virtual, hybrid and live games

At Scientific Games, we are committed to making the best games, platforms and systems in the world. We are looking for smart, passionate and creative people to join our team and help us transform the gaming world. We are a global, industry-leading gaming technology company that embraces challenge, fosters an inclusive culture, values integrity, innovation and winning, and is committed to developing and supporting its people.

Join us and let's make games!

Job Summary:

Core member of the software staff to create software in accordance with the capabilities of the platform and the requirements of the project. Takes initiative and is accountable for the timely completion and high quality of all assigned tasks.

Essential Job Functions:

* Complete assigned projects in timely and high quality fashion
* Actively contribute to the ongoing software design and development process of the studio and department.
* Assist in the development of any technical strategies as required.
* Review code assignments with the studio's Lead Software Engineer.
* Develop designs for assigned tasks based upon the architecture, specifications and requirements provided by the Studio Lead: Software's direction
* Write clear, well-commented code and verify that completed code performs as expected and the design is fully implemented.
* Create or update documentation related to new features, interfaces, usage, etc.
* Review all completed tasks with quality, consistency and performance in mind.
* Provide the Studio Lead: Software and Studio Producer with timely accurate reports.
* Communicate all needs to the Studio Lead: Software, providing as much advance notice as possible.
* Maintain effective communication with team members and other appropriate personnel.
* Monitor the technical and game design process and appropriately communicating and feedback
* Demonstrate a solid understanding of the platform hardware, libraries, development environment, tools, and utilities.
* Maintain understanding of competitive products and technology.
* Understand the production process and its many dependencies.

Position Requirements


Education: Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or equivalent experience

Required Experience:

Four years as an Associate Software Engineer in a gaming software development or equivalent experience

Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities:

* C# / C++
* Unity
* Windows development
* Scripting experience
* Client / server architecture


Scientific Games Corporation and its affiliates (collectively, "SG") are engaged in highly regulated gaming and lottery businesses. As a result, certain SG employees may, among other things, be required to obtain a gaming or other license(s), undergo background investigations or security checks, or meet certain standards dictated by law, regulation or contracts. In order to ensure SG complies with its regulatory and contractual commitments, as a condition to hiring and continuing to employ its employees, SG requires all of its employees to meet those requirements that are necessary to fulfill their individual roles. As a prerequisite to employment with SG (to the extent permitted by law), you shall be asked to consent to SG conducting a due diligence/background investigation on you. This job description should not be interpreted as all-inclusive; it is intended to identify major responsibilities and requirements of the job. The employee in this position may be requested to perform other job-related tasks and responsibilities than those stated above. SG is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate against applicants due to race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class. If you'd like more information about your equal employment opportunity rights as an applicant under the law, please click here EEOC Poster.

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