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Game Designer/Mathematician

Location: 

Macquarie Park, NSW, AU, 2113

Requisition ID:  7515

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.

 

Introduction

IGT is searching for a Game Designer who is passionate about developing games to join our collaborative team of game developers, working within our Sydney based team. This team is responsible for the creation of new and exciting game concepts. Within this role you will work closely with software engineers and artists to produce and maintain high quality games. 


A Game Designer is at the heart of what we do, and responsible for creating the inner core of slot games.
 

Responsibilities

  • Working with producers, software engineers and other creatives to ensure the best possible games are delivered.
  • Use off the shelf and custom tools to create game math and logic.
  • Reviews and validating other people's designs and calculations to ensure that the highest standards are met.
  • Utilizing advanced game design and mathematical skills to create multiple assigned games, focusing on the core of slot games.
  • Create and maintain game design documents to ensure smooth delivery of games through the pipeline.

Experience and Education

  • Bachelor's degree; an advanced degree is preferred with a focus on Computer Science and/or Math.
  • Worked as a game designer in the casino gaming industry (7+ Years).
  • Software development with a focus on game simulation (5+ Years). 

 

What You Will Bring:

  • A passion for casino gaming.
  • A passion for math (heavy focus on probability).
  • Excellent problem solving and analytical skills.
  • Good knowledge of ANZ National Standards.
  • Excellent Excel skills.
  • Experience with programming (C#, C, C++).
  • Excellent digital hygiene.
  • Accuracy and attention to details.

 

Bonus points for:

  • Passion for casino slot and table games.
  • Passion for gaming in all its forms (Computer, mobile, card and board)
  • Unity.

What IGT Offers

  • Fun and exciting industry.
  • Competitive remuneration package and incentive scheme.
  • Flexible working arrangements.
  • Inclusive and informal work environment.
  • Opportunities for career growth and development in a large global organisation.

Keys to Success

• Building collaborative relationships
• Decision making
• Drive results
• Foster innovation
• Personal energy
• Selfleadership

 

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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.