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Systems Engineer II (Must reside in Las Vegas, Reno or Gulfport, MS)

Location: 

Gulfport, MS, US, 39503 Reno, NV, US, 89521 Las Vegas, NV, US, 89113

Requisition ID:  10500

IGT is the global leader in gaming. We enable players to experience their favorite games across all channels and regulated segments, from Gaming Machines to Lotteries to Interactive. We have a well-established local presence and relationships with governments and regulators in more than 100 countries around the world and create value by adhering to the highest standards of service, integrity, and responsibility. IGT has over 12,000 employees. 

Overview


Position Summary:
Systems Engineers who are part of our Delivery Services team travel around the US, and in some cases around the world, working as the hands on systems integrator of IGT’s propriety systems at our client sites. Their technical library is vast across a platform that will involve the deployment of Windows Servers, SQL Servers, VMware, Networking in a shared storage environment. If you thrive on having your hands in a little bit of everything, traveling all over, going from project to project our ingenious integration team wants you to get into the game.

This position can be based out of Las Vegas, Reno or Gulfport, MS.


First Year Goals:
Your involvement as a System Engineer will allow you to gain the latest knowledge keeping your technology skillset fresh and current. After the first year, you will have gained the necessary skill set required to perform Support SE functions and possibly Lead SE functions. The Lead SE role is assigned to you by the Project Manager for each project. The role of the Lead SE is to coordinate and manage all SE tasks for the project. The Support SE role assists and is sometimes assigned tasks by the Lead SE.
• As a Support SE you will be assigned to IGT domestic systems installations, and upgrades for any of the twenty plus IGT Gaming Systems software applications. 
• Utilize the latest technology for supporting operating systems, relational databases, and network infrastructures as it relates to installations and upgrades and virtualization ensuring you and IGT remain the leader in the industry contributing to IGT’s bottom line.
• Put your superior troubleshooting skills in play solving problems with upgrades and new installations helping the Systems Integration team triumph with 100% client satisfaction.
• You and your Manager will identify what your passion is and make sure an individual development plan is created that helps you grow in your passion area. 

Qualifications


Required Qualifications:
• Bachelor’s degree; or equivalent combination of education and experience
• Minimum 3 years of experience with systems installation / maintenance / upgrades / network security / network technologies • SQL deployment / administration
• Ability to travel on average 25% annually, but it could be 50% but up to 70% (frequent and extended for 2-3 weeks at a time)


Preferred Qualifications:

Experienced with:
• Install, configure, administer and troubleshoot the latest Microsoft Windows and SQL Servers as well as previous versions going back to 2003.
• Network infrastructure (Brocade, Cisco, Dell, HP, Juniper, SonicWall), physical and virtual load balancers (A10, F5, HAProxy) 
• Transact SQL
• Virtual infrastructure (VMware, HyperV) and Storage Area Networks configuration and administration
• CMDB and ITIL practices
• Hardware/software set-up and installation
• Setting up network design and implementation
• Certifications in Microsoft, VMware, Networking and Storage Area Networks are a plus
• Programming Languages such as PowerShell/VBS/JavaScript are a plus
Special requirements needed: Security Investigation

Keys to Success

• Building collaborative relationships
• Decision making
• Drive results
• Foster innovation
• Personal energy
• Self-leadership

 

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IGT is committed to sustaining a workforce that reflects the diversity of the global customers and communities we serve, creating a fair and inclusive culture that enables all our employees to feel valued, respected and engaged.  IGT is an equal opportunity employer. We provide equal opportunities without regard to sex, race, color, religion, age, national origin or ancestry, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, genetic information, gender identity or expression, and any other personal attributes protected by federal, state, or other laws. We thank all applicants for applying; however, only those selected to interview will be contacted.
In addition to our competitive benefits package, we offer employees a 401(k) Savings Plan with Company contributions, tuition reimbursement, and free identity theft insurance. IGT (NYSE: IGT) is the global leader in gaming. For more information, please visit www.igt.com.


Nearest Major Market: Biloxi
Nearest Secondary Market: Gulfport