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Software Engineer (Gaming)


Manchester, MAN, GB, M17 1HH

Requisition ID:  6679

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.


Successful, award-winning industry leading gaming company seeks an experienced J2EE Java Developer to join a small but dedicated team to help design, build and support their gaming server infrastructure and associated supporting systems. The successful candidate will be a pragmatic and self-motivated individual who can both work on their own initiative and function well within a team, preferably with team-leading experience. The candidate will be expected to be able to give design recommendations and improve and maintain the current codebase.

  • Full development lifecycle (design, develop, maintain of new and existing features of the Gaming Platform),
  • Code reviews and mentoring,
  • Work in team and cooperate with other teams, • Research new technologies and give design recommendations.



  • Extensive knowledge of J2EE framework and Java SE 5,6,7,8
  • Knowledge and experience of J2EE Design Patterns
  • EJB3, Hibernate
  • Spring Boot
  • Spring Data
  • Spring Framework
  • Jboss Application Server
  • Wildfly Application Server
  • UNIX CLI, Shell scripting, SSH/Vim/Emacs
  • SQL and RDBMS methodology
  • Maven and Ant scripting
  • Gitflow methodology
  • Setting and meeting deadlines, time management,
  • Test driven development.


  • PHP
  • Spring Security
  • Microservices
  • Bamboo
  • MySQL
  • Ajax
  • Source code control(CVSandSVN)
  • EclipseIDE.


  • Must come with at least 3 years solid experience of design and development of stable, scalable. J2EE applications and services.

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