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Game Math Manager

Location: 

Reno, NV, US, 89521

Requisition ID:  10485

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 www.igt.com.

Overview

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 Game Math Manager who can inspire teams to create ‘Core’ game titles across MLP, Video, Stepper product lines. 
 

Responsibilities

The Game Math Manager guides a team of Game Mathematicians / Game Designers as a functional expert and a people manager. Works closely with the Sr. Manager Game Development to lead the game design function, collaborating with other creative design staff within the Core Studio. Functionally the Game Math Manager provides technical leadership to aligned staff and may assist with the following: 
* Calculate the probabilities of winning combinations and other aspects of game design.
* Prepare the necessary mathematical documentation for the technical approval.
* Validate internal math models to ensure they work as intended.
* Function as the internal contact person for requests concerning mathematical concepts.
* May assist in investigating anomalous sessions as requested by operators. 
* Keep up to date with the latest competitor games and market trends.

Qualifications

* Master’s Bachelor's degree in Mathematics or other technical field requiring advanced mathematics up to and including probability theory. 
* 10+ years of experience in Game Design.
* Solid expertise with Excel; mastery through VBA preferred.
* Strong expertise in Combinatorics, Probability Theory, and Statistics.
* Demonstrates outstanding data analysis and presentation skills.
* Must work well with creative conflict in a consensus-based, collaborative environment.
* Ability to communicate effectively with engineering, art, production, and business personnel.
* Strong communication and problem-solving skills
* Experience managing and cultivating the career development or staff members
* Comprehensive knowledge of the gaming industry

Keys to Success

• Building collaborative relationships
• Decision making
• Drive results
• Foster innovation
• Personal energy
• Self-leadership

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In addition to a competitive benefits package, we offer generous time-off plans, a 401(k) Savings Plan with Company contributions, tuition reimbursement, on-site fitness center and cafeteria, and free identity theft insurance to name a few.

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.


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