IGT Game SDET in Reno, Nevada

Req No. 17009BR

Job Posting Title Game SDET

Location NV - Reno

Shift Day

Employment Status Full Time

Description

Do you have a passion for high-quality software? Do you enjoy breaking and taking things apart while trying to figure out what makes them work? Are you ready to put your skills to use by using some of the newest tools and technologies available?

IGT, the leading slot game manufacturer, is seeking an enthusiastic Game SDET who is ready to apply their technical expertise and experience to achieve new levels of quality assurance to game production.

As a Game SDET, you will be working as part of an integrated team with software and test engineers, as well as many other disciplines within the company to assist in delivering the highest quality gaming software to the world.

Typical day to day Game SDET tasks include:

• Work closely with the software developers and test automation engineers to identify what needs to be tested in new or existing features.

• Design, document and implement complex processes, tools, and programs using a wide variety of modern programming languages and technologies.

• Test gaming software to ensure it meets required customer, functional, and regulatory and specification requirements.

• Accurately monitor and communicate test execution results while consolidating, analyzing, and debugging them.

• Proactively research and develop software tools and automation to support test plans.

• Continuous build and auto-deployment research and development for IGT gaming machines.

• Provide estimates for assigned work and guidance in estimation to other engineers as required.

• Investigate regulatory and field issues/defects.

• Perform ad hoc, black box and white box testing.

First Year Goals

• Understand QA processes and jurisdictional requirements.

• Understand and execute test suite to identify areas for tooling and automation.

• Interface directly with development resources and monitor key projects.

• Create test hooks in parallel with feature development and execute automated tests upon check-ins.

• Understand QA processes and jurisdictional requirements.

• Understand and execute test suite to identify areas for tooling and automation.

• Interface directly with development resources and monitor key projects.

• Create test hooks in parallel with feature development and execute automated tests upon check-ins.

Required Qualifications

• Bachelor’s of Science degree in Engineering or Computer Science required or equivalent.

• 2 to 5 years of experience in software engineering product assurance.

• Programming background in C#, C/C++, VB, Java, SQL, XML, NUnit, JUnit and/or .NET for test frameworks/scripts/automated test tools.

• Software test tools and applications.

• QA processes and methodologies.

• Experience with real-time embedded microprocessor systems is a plus.

• Must have good written and verbal communication skills, be self-motivated, and work well in a team environment.

Preferred Qualifications

• Extensive casino game development & testing experience.

• Database and metrics experience.

• Strong project management skills.

Special requirements needed

Security Investigation

Must be at least 21 years of age

Able to obtain a Gaming License

Pass a background check

Keys To Success

• Drive results to achieve high-quality work results regardless of work complexity. • Build collaborative relationships both internally and externally • Decision making to identify and understand situations; identify opportunities to proactively resolve. • Personal energy to proactively address situations and adopt a positive approach; resilience in front of change and obstacles. • Self-leadership to continuously learn and develop oneself • Foster innovation


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.