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Manager, Software Development


Moncton, CA, E1H 2R6

Requisition ID:  11593

IGT (NYSE:IGT) is a global leader in gaming. We deliver entertaining and responsible gaming experiences for players across all channels and regulated segments, from Lotteries and Gaming Machines to Sports Betting and Digital. Leveraging a wealth of compelling content, substantial investment in innovation, player insights, operational expertise, and leading-edge technology, our solutions deliver unrivaled gaming experiences that engage players and drive growth. 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 approximately 10,500 employees. For more information, please visit



As an IGT employee, YOU are what drives our success. New possibilities lie ahead! Explore exciting opportunities to continue challenging yourself and positively impacting the future of innovative gaming.

Do you have a compelling vision for creating award winning games in the gaming industry? IGT is looking for a Software Development Manager who can inspire teams to create game titles across VLT, Video, and Stepper product lines. 


The Software Development Manager guides a team of game Software Developers as a functional expert and a people manager. Works closely with the Director of Game Development R&D to lead the game software function, collaborating with other creative design staff within the Moncton Studio. Functionally the Software Development Manager provides technical leadership to aligned staff and may assist with the following: 

•    Assists in the definition of assignments; analyzes assignments into specific tasks for his/her respective staff. Plans and tracks progress.
•    Plans typically cover one to six months into the future. Communicates progress via regular written and verbal communications. Provides Management with input regarding future assignments, requirements, etc. May serve as primary contact for one or more project stakeholders.
•    Maintains adequate staffing levels within the constraints of the overall budget. Provides staff with career development, counseling, performance appraisals with support of supervisor.
•    Leads and motivates staff. Responsible for adherence to corporate departmental policies, procedures, and standards (including design and coding standards).
•    Inputs to budget process. Responsible for reviewing all group expenditures but does not have formal sign-off responsibility. 

This description is a summary of principal duties and responsibilities and is not intended to include all duties which may be assigned.


•    Bachelor's Degree in computer science or related field (or equivalent job experience).
•    6 years of technical experience with at least 2 years in a management or project leadership role. 
•    Previous experience in managing software related projects would be considered an asset.
•    Travel may be required for this position.
•    Knowledge of Unity, C#, OpenGL, HTML 5, Shader programming, C++, Linux, Windows, Visual Studio, JavaScript, Jira, Perforce, 3D graphics engines/libraries, animation, sound libraries, mobile application development and game development experience would be considered an asset

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, marital or family status, and any other personal attributes protected by federal, provincial 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