Senior Software Engineer in Ontario at Scientific Games

Date Posted: 7/15/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

The person in this position is responsible for the development, design and systems integration for SG products and customizations from definition phase through implementation.  Works closely with engineering team on install and configuration related questions and maintains a healthy work environment. Works with the customer and enables delivery around the set expectations

Essential Job Functions:
• 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, delegating responsibilities, 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 principles and patterns to develop robust software
• Works closely with the customer and maintains a good working relationship.
• Works closely with other leads and managers to improve processes and apply them for the greater good of customer business and consequently SG business.
• Works closely with other engineers to provide guidance and assistance in the areas of software architecture, coding standards, and system related issues
• Acts as team mentor in a multi-person development team
• Supervises and verify the work of engineers, designers, draftsmen, or technician

Job Requirements

Training and/or Experience:
• 5+ Years’ experience in computer systems or business applications support, troubleshooting and analyzing problems
• 3+ Years Customer Support experience is required  

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
• Excellent analytical skills and problem resolution skills
• Excellent written and verbal communication skills
• Excellent time management skills
• Ability to lead, train and motivate staff if required
• Strong knowledge of technical support software

• Bachelor’s degree or equivalent technical training and work experience

Physical Requirements:
• Ability to travel extensively.

Work Conditions:
• The work conditions are representative and typical of similar jobs in comparable organizations
• Extensive travel required

Scientific Games Corporation and its affiliates (collectively, “SG”) are engaged in highly regulated gaming and lottery businesses.   As a result, certain SG employees may, among other things, be required to obtain a gaming or other license(s), undergo background investigations or security checks, or meet certain standards dictated by law, regulation or contracts.   In order to ensure SG complies with its regulatory and contractual commitments, as a condition to hiring and continuing to employ its employees, SG requires all of its employees to meet those requirements that are necessary to fulfill their individual roles.  As a prerequisite to employment with SG (to the extent permitted by law), you may be asked to consent to SG conducting a due diligence/background investigation on you.

This job description should not be interpreted as all-inclusive; it is intended to identify major responsibilities and requirements of the job. The employee in this position may be requested to perform other job-related tasks and responsibilities than those stated above.  

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