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Sr. Game Producer

Location: 

Las Vegas, NV, US, 89113

Requisition ID:  7013

IGT is the global leader in gaming. We enable players to experience their favorite games across all channels and regulated segments, from Gaming Machines and Lotteries to Interactive and Social Gaming. With operations in more than 100 countries and a team of over 12,000 employees, we deliver world-class gaming and lottery technology.

Overview

The Game Producer evaluates the concept and mechanics of the game, coordinates with third parties, product management and internal support disciplines (Mathematics, Engineering, Quality assurance) on various phases of game production and game play. Game Producers assist in the game development cycle from starting with the initial concept pitch and guide its creation all the way to release as a final product. Producers also take existing games that perform well and upgrade, reskin or convert them for release in markets with different rules and peculiarities. A project can take anywhere from 6 to 18 months. You will be working in a small internal team cooperating with Technical Artists, Mathematicians, Developers, Project Managers and Test Engineers, in a good working atmosphere.
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Responsibilities

* Provide input and guidance while assisting our partners in the development of innovative slot games for use on casino floors around the world from concept to final product
* Collaborate with stakeholders in the evaluation of mathematical and payout concepts for the game (i.e. mechanics) in cooperation with Mathematicians, Game Developers and Test Engineers to create an immersive gaming experience for slot players
* Evaluate visual and audio identities of games with third parties and our internal product team to provide branding consistency of developed gaming products.
* Coordinate, guide and iterate on all the elements of a slot game, making them into a cohesive product ready to take the casino world by storm
* Adapt and improve already existing games for markets with specific requirements and player-bases with unique playstyles
* Our games appear in Las Vegas, across North and South America to Europe, South Africa and all the way to Macau/Singapore.

Qualifications

* Passion, energy and boundless creativity
* Good understanding of basic mathematical principles
* Good understanding of basic gaming principles (Pacing, Anticipation, Focal Point, etc.)
* Ability to effortlessly communicate your ideas and direction between internal and external stakeholders
* Ability to work with Test Engineers and other teams on finding quick solutions to production issues
* You are a self-starter, can work on multiple projects and are willing to learn
* You have a strong passion for games, technology, and entertainment
* You are both creative and collaborative and are open to constructive critique

Nice to have:
* Previous producing/design experience with games in the field
* Knowledge and experience in working on video or slot games in any creative position, either in organized environment or as an independent game designer
* Experience in a key creative discipline (art, math, engineering)
* Experience in coordinating multiple teams on creating a single product, start to end

Keys to Success

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

 

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In addition to a competitive benefits package, we offer generous time-off plans, a 401(k) Savings Plan with Company contributions, tuition reimbursement, on-site fitness center and cafeteria, and free identity theft insurance to name a few.

IGT is committed to sustaining a workforce that reflects the diversity of the global customers and communities we serve, and to 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 race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, pregnancy, marital status, national origin, citizenship, covered veteran status, ancestry, age, physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, or any other legally protected status in accordance with applicable local, state, federal laws or other laws. We thank all applicants for applying; however, only those selected to interview will be contacted.

IGT (NYSE: IGT) is the global leader in gaming.  For more information, please visit www.igt.com.


Nearest Major Market: Las Vegas