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Software Engineer-Java Developer-Remote


Louisville, KY, US, 40202

Requisition ID:  4424

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.


IGT is seeking a sharp Software Engineering professional to support the industry's most innovative and highly complex lottery transaction processing system for our lottery customers. The individual is expected to be a self-starter, team player, a strong driver for results, quality first, continual improvement, and demonstrate passion for their work and projects. To be a Software Engineer at IGT, a candidate is expected to bring a broad assortment of knowledge and skills to every area of our business. Our ideal candidate would be based in either Louisville, KY, Austin, TX and Rhode Island, RI.

  • Proficiency in software development lifecycle
  • Design of software with clearly defined functional requirements
  • Participates in the design of test cases for software module changes
  • Strong debugging and troubleshooting skills
  • Provides rotating 24/7 emergency hotline support   
  • At least 5 years of experience designing, developing and maintaining JEE applications.
  • We are seeking an individual who has proficiency with most of the following:
  • Java
  • JEE Stacks and Application Servers
  • Web Services and SOA (REST or SOAP) 
  • Eclipse or IntelliJ IDE
  • Build and Deployment (Apache Ant, Maven or equivalent)
  • SQL
  • XML and JSON 
  • Javascript, HTML, CSS
  • Linux OS
  • Source Code Management Systems (Subversion, Git or equivalent)
  • Experience with any of the following would also be of great value. 
  • JBoss Application Server
  • Front-end frameworks (jQuery, Backbone)
  • Test Driven, Behavior Driven Development and Frameworks
  • Java Programmer Certification 
  • EJB
  • OAuth and Web Security Standards
  • Agile Methods
  • Database abstractions such as Hibernate
  • Given the current economic and immigration environment, IGT will not sponsor applicants for work visas.
Keys to Success
  • Building collaborative relationships
  • Decision making
  • Drive results
  • Foster innovation
  • Personal energy
  • Self-leadership





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.


Nearest Major Market: Louisville