Qualifications

Are you ready to level up your career? At Light & Wonder, we are committed to making the best games in the world. We are looking for smart, passionate, and creative people to join our team and help us transform the gaming world. We are a global, industry-leading gaming technology company that embraces challenge, fosters an inclusive culture, values integrity, innovation and winning, and is committed to developing and supporting its people. As a member of our award-winning game studios, you will be creating compelling games played around the world.

If you are ready to play… come join us and let’s, make games!

Job Summary

Bring our games to life by leading the implementation and integration effort that combines art, animation, sound, and math into a finished slot game. Work in a collaborative small team environment with a group of exceptionally talented artists, animators, and game designers to provide the best gaming experience for the slot player. The ability to work quickly and efficiently as part of a team, take direction, and maintain a positive attitude under pressure is crucial.

Job Responsibilities

  • Design, code, integrate, test, and debug game software for slot machines
  • Demonstrate a strong understanding of the platform hardware, libraries, and operating system
  • Provide input on game design and scheduling as it relates to software implementation
  • Effectively communicate technical requirements to team members
  • Collaborate with software quality assurance engineers to ensure regulatory compliance and timely product release
  • Cultivate, maintain, and disseminate internal systems knowledge while providing feedback on platform and tools implementation
  • Create or update documentation related to new features, interfaces, and usage
  • Contribute to in-house development toolset and engineering support
  • Maintain up-to-date knowledge on new programming methods and technologies

Job Requirements

Experience

  • 2-5 years of professional experience in a software development team
  • 2D and 3D graphics programming experience is preferred
  • Gaming industry experience is preferred, but not required

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

  • Enjoy working in a creative environment
  • Have strong multi-tasking skills
  • Have excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to work well with others in a team environment
  • Have a high degree of comfort with software development tools such as IDEs/compilers, debuggers, profilers, and version control systems
  • Proficient in C# or C++ with a strong understanding of object-oriented design concepts
  • Familiarity with working in a Windows programming environment, including Unity and Visual Studio

Education

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or a related field or equivalent work experience required

Work Conditions

Light & Wonder and its affiliates (collectively, “L&W”) are engaged in highly regulated gaming and lottery businesses. As a result, certain L&W 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 L&W complies with its regulatory and contractual commitments, as a condition to hiring and continuing to employ its employees, L&W requires all of its employees to meet those requirements that are necessary to fulfill their individual roles. As a prerequisite to employment with L&W (to the extent permitted by law), you shall be asked to consent to L&W conducting a due diligence/background investigation on you.

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Light & Wonder
 Las Vegas, NV, United States
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