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Software Applications Engineer


West Greenwich, RI, US, 02817

Requisition ID:  8961

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


The Software Apps Engineer will be part of a team that owns the full lifecycle of instant lottery tickets. This position provides support to the warehouse where tickets are packed and distributed. Additionally, this role supports retailers accounting systems. This role is responsible for the creation and maintenance of a large scale transaction processing engine using C, Db2 and Java technical abilities.


  • Strong debugging and troubleshooting skills
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills in English
  • Ability to work independently or within a team
  • Proficiency in software development lifecycle
  • Design of software with clearly defined functional requirements
  • Participates in the design of test cases for software module changes


  • BS Computer Science degree or equivalent
  • At least 2 years of experience designing, developing and maintaining large scale applications
  • Strong C programming skills
  • Strong Db2 or equivalent DB skills
  • Linux OS or exposure to shell scripting
  • Experience with version control systems and with JIRA or comparable tools

Nice to have:

  • Java 8, Javascript, HTML, CSS
  • Web Services and SOA (SOAP)
  • IntelliJ IDE or equivalent
  • Database abstractions such as Hibernate
  • Spring framework

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, and any other personal attributes protected by federal, state, or other laws. We thank all applicants for applying; however, only those selected to interview will be contacted.
In addition to our competitive benefits package, we offer employees a 401(k) Savings Plan with Company contributions, tuition reimbursement, and free identity theft insurance.
IGT (NYSE: IGT) is the global leader in gaming. For more information, please visit

Nearest Major Market: Providence
Nearest Secondary Market: Rhode Island