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Software Applications Engineer II


West Greenwich, RI, US, 02817

Requisition ID:  7036

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. 


IGT is committed to fighting the COVID-19 pandemic. All newly hired employees at IGT must receive the final dose of the COVID-19 vaccine before they begin work unless they are approved for medical or religious accommodation.


IGTs Global Technology Organization builds the most reliable Lottery & Gaming systems and platforms in the world. We are looking for inquisitive, hardworking, and innovative people to join our close-knit team that spans six continents. Due to our global footprint and flexible working style, you’ll find an authentic culture championed by some of the most caring and dedicated people around. With an average tenure of over 10 years, personal and professional growth is abundant. Come join us at this pivotal time as we play a lead role in redefining the Gaming and Lottery industries. 


We are a close, diverse team of engineers who work on back-office applications for lotteries across the US. The team is committed to supporting each other and we view the success of each individual as a direct reflection of the team. The apps we work on are large, with complex business rules that take time to learn. Therefore, this position may not be right for someone who enjoys frequent job changes. Our new team member will be someone who has a strong drive to learn and succeed. They enjoy solving problems but aren’t afraid to ask for help and are happy to offer their help in return. Excellent communication skills are a must. Above all else, we are looking for a team player!

Essential Functions –

  • Work closely with business analysts and customers to understand requirements
  • Collaborate with other engineering teams
  • Design solutions to meet their business needs
  • Deliver well thought out, quality code
  • Collaborate with QA engineers
  • Provide production support


At least 2 years of professional experience within software applications engineering or development

Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or equivalent discipline

Preferred Skills

  • JAVA Stacks and Application Servers (JBoss, Tomcat or equivalent)
  • REST
  • Build and Deployment (Maven)
  • SQL
  • XML and JSON
  • Linux OS
  • Spring
  • Experience with version control systems
  • Strong debugging and troubleshooting skills

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