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Software Engineer (Gaming)


Manchester, MAN, GB, M17 1HH

Requisition ID:  6658

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 software engineer with solid experience in internet technologies. The job involves defining solutions for specific deliveries from end to end – from proposal to production including estimation support and implementation support. Organizationally, the job will be reporting to the head of solution architecture, who reports to the head of architecture and chief architect, who reports directly to the CTO.

Specific tasks include:

  • Understanding gaps between requirements and on-the-shelf product
  • Outline roadmap for solution
  • Propose specific integration design
  • Support estimation
  • Document architecture
  • Support implementation teams with guidance during implementation
  • Support troubleshooting when required


  • Formal education (bachelor degree strongly preferred, master's degree a plus)
  • Experience in software development and/or architecture (5+ years strongly preferred, 10+ years a plus)
  • Experience in OOD & OOP (Java a plus)
  • Experience in databases
  • Experience in web technologies in general (experience with high traffic web sites a plus)
  • Experience with solution design
  • Basic knowledge of modeling (like UML)
  • General knowledge about IT and IT industry
  • Excellent communication skills both verbal and written




  • Experience with transaction processing
  • Experience with internet gaming
  • Experience with mobile apps and mobile web sites
  • Architecture certifications (like TOGAF)

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, 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