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Manager SQA

Location: 

Roma, RM, IT, 00154

Requisition ID:  7616

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.

 

Overview

 

RGS eInstant Team, part of the iLottery Product (Global Lottery), is looking for a Software Engineer Manager/Sr Manager  to join the team.

 

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 for RGS eInstants team, 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.

Responsibilities

 

•    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.
•    Hands on coding for a percentage of the time
 

Qualifications

 

•    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 Java, javascript programing language, Python, Postgres, Perforce, Jira and Confluence 
•    Proficiency in Java, J2EE, SpringBoot, JBoss EAP, JPA, Hibernate, RESTful services
•    Knowledge of relational databases (DB2/PostgreSQL)
•    Knowledge of JMS (preferred ActiveMQ Artemis)
•    Excellent communication skills - able to communicate effectively with technical and non-technical personnel
•    People Manager or Team leader experience
•    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

 

 

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.