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DevOps Team Lead


Sliema, MT, SLM1670

Requisition ID:  14382

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


About the Role

IGT PlayDigital is looking for an experienced yet hands-on DevOps Engineer able to thrive in a fast-growing business where change is constant. Reporting to the DevOps Manager, you will have full ownership of delivering customer value for DevOps. As the critical interface between development and operations teams, you will be an evangelist for the DevOps culture.

What You'll Do

  • Provide operational support to ensure the availability of business systems

  • Manage and escalate risks and blockers

  • Used to working in agile and Kanban methodologies

  • Adhere to industry best practices on security, protecting our customer’s data and business IP

  • Identify and implement opportunities to automate processes and practices 

About You

  • Pragmatic in your approach, and maintain perspective
  • A good listener, and clear communicator
  • At home in an agile environment
  • A team player
  • Able to evolve yourself as the business grows
  • Worked in a web-based, high transaction business
  • Technical enough to articulate complex concepts
  • You accept ownership of business problems, ensuring outcomes/delivery across teams.
  • Able to articulate deliverables as ‘value streams’ and business outcomes.
  • Live our principles of learning faster, emphasis with our customers, communicate clearly, take appropriate risks, and think longer term

What We're Looking For

  • Expert knowledge of AWS cloud environment
  • 4+ years working in a DevOps role
  • Experienced with monitoring tooling products like ELK, Prometheus and grafana
  • Expert knowledge of Linux specifically CentOS and RHEL
  • Knowledge of PHP and MYSQL
  • Expereince building and deploying high traffic production environments
  • Advanced skillset around automation via IaC and configuration management using Terraform, packer and ansible
  • Experienced in CI/CD specifically using Jenkins
  • Proven communication skills, which you will use to interface with architecture, DBA and TechOps teams 
  • Good Knowledge of Kubernetes clusters

Diversity, Equity and Inclusion

We believe that a team of unique individuals creates a dynamic, modern and fun work environment. Whether language, location or life experience, IGT PlayDigital recognizes and celebrates differences between team members. Our colleagues enjoy inclusive engagement through our 7 global Employee Impact Groups; Women’s Inclusion Network (WIN), Advancing Cultural Education (ACE), PRIDE, NEXGEN, Wealth of Wisdom (WoW) and Superabilities at IGT. We’re also the three-time Top-Ranking Gaming Supplier in the All-In Diversity Project; a Best Place to Work according to the Human Rights Campaign and the Disability Equality Index; and the 2023 D&I Award winner at the Women in Gaming Diversity Awards-London.



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

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