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Mgr Software Eng (Dev) I


Reno, NV, US, 89521

Requisition ID:  4050

IGT is the global leader in gaming. We enable players to experience their favorite games across all channels and regulated segments, from Gaming Machines and Lotteries to Interactive and Social Gaming. With operations in more than 100 countries and a team of over 12,000 employees, we deliver world-class gaming and lottery technology.


Motivate, lead, collaborate! Bring your passion for building technically innovative solutions with the ability to meet business objectives and change the face of slot game designs. Use your understanding of big picture goals to inform technical decisions and thrive in a fast-paced, iterative engineering environment. IGT, the leading slot game manufacturer, is seeking an enthusiastic Engineering Manager who is ready to apply their technical expertise to achieve new levels of productivity and drive innovative designs. Mentoring and guiding the developers to achieve their career goals. Collaboration and experience in delivering multiple projects through technical leadership and a desire to continually improve the organization are essential for success in this position.


* Manage and prioritize the workload of all engineers
* Actively promote the on-time completion of projects
* Work closely with product management to determine the feasibility of product features and provide alternatives when necessary
* Keep team engagement levels high, inside, and outside of the department
* Set measurable objectives for the team and individual reports and guide to achieve them
* Recommends changes to policies and establishes procedures that affect immediate organization(s)
* Encourage innovation of process and creative development methodologies by all
* Actively lead or participate in resolving key issues that impact the performance of the team
* Contribute to customer development and proposal development
* Present creative solutions to internal teams when possible
* Design and implement critical components of the product
* Acts as advisor to team members to meet schedules and/or resolve technical problems.
* Develops and administers schedules, performance requirements.
* Provides guidance to team members within the established company policies.


* Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or equivalent degree required
* 8+ years of software and team management experience
* Knowledge of the implications for video game developments
* Working knowledge of the software development process
* Experience with Agile development methodologies.
* Experience with the continuous integration process.
* Working knowledge or broad experience with C++ programing language, Python, Perforce, Jira and Confluence
* Excellent communication skills - able to communicate effectively with technical and non-technical personnel
* Team management & Leadership skills with cross-functional technical teams (Engineering, QA, Operations)
* Team player
* Experience working with geographically distributed teams

Keys to Success

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





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