Principal Software Engineer in Las Vegas, NV at Scientific Games

Date Posted: 5/1/2018

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Job Description



The person in this position is responsible for developing, designing, testing, coding and integrating software products.  Provides support to and works alongside other engineers to create innovative products.  Works to identify and implement testing application and service that best prepare the company to meet future business goals

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
• Utilizes technical knowledge to write and complete software tasks and projects
• Researches new technologies and incorporates them into new systems and products
• Takes initiative in leading projects and collaborating with others
• Tests, integrates, writes, troubleshoots, and debugs software applications
• Responsible for the architecture and implementation of critical software components and games; uses company standards and applies design principals and patterns to develop robust software
• Works closely with other engineers to provide guidance and assistance in the areas of software architecture, coding standards, and system related issues
• Acts as a liason with customers to review technical design and fixes

Job Requirements



Training and/or Experience:
• Seven or more years of professional experience in a software development team
• Seven or more years of experience with build automation, continuous integration, unit test, change management and configuration management
• Seven or more years of experience with software methodologies  
• Experience with either software engineering/embedded software/computer/electrical engineer experience with software exposure

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
• Ability to work well with others in a team environment
• Strong working knowledge of Software Development Lifecycle
• Strong working knowledge of operating systems
• Strong knowledge of tools to test software applications/systems
• Strong working knowledge of development/modeling tools
• Strong multi-tasking skills
• Enjoy working in a creative environment
• Excellent communication skills

Education:
• Bachelor’s degree required, preferably BSEE, BSCE, BSEET, or BSCS or equivalent experience
• Master’s degree preferred

Working Conditions:
• The work conditions are representative and typical of similar jobs in comparable organizations
• Extensive travel both domestic and international
SG is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate against applicants due to race, ethnicity, gender, sexual orientation, veteran status, or on the basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class. If you’d like more information about your equal employment opportunity rights as an applicant under the law, please click here EEOC Poster.

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