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Game Mathematician II

Date: Nov 16, 2018

Location: Moncton, NB, CA

Company: IGT

Req #: 58653

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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.

The SPIELO brand within IGT  represents a complete range of end-to-end gaming products for diverse gaming segments, including distributed government-sponsored markets, commercial casino markets, and Amusement With Prize (AWP) markets.

 

OVERALL OBJECTIVE AND PURPOSE

                                     

The successful candidate will be a key participant in the game development process and contributes by designing and building pay tables for all new and modified games. The mathematicians also provides expertise with all mathematical calculations and testing for game development.

 

PRINCIPAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

 

  • Collaborates with gaming teams in building high performing games. 
  • Participate in team troubleshooting sessions to develop new genre games, never seen before in the industry.
  • Designs and builds paytables from game specifications provided by Game Designers and calculates the value of probability and mathematical equations.
  • Works with the Game Designers to develop gaming reel strips and is responsible for the sign off of all mathematical equations and market requirements for final paytables and reels.
  • Designs and codes simulation programs for all new and modified games in C/C++.  Runs simulation programs and document the simulation results.

 

This description is a summary of principal duties and responsibilities and is not intended to include all duties which may be assigned.

 

REQUIREMENTS

 

  • Undergraduate Degree combined with Master's degree in Mathematics, Physics, Statistics or Engineering.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills in English (French is an asset).
  • Proficient with programming language C and/or C++.
  • Advanced proficiency with Excel and database management software.
  • Proven ability to analysis complex concepts.
  • High degree of creativity and innovation.
  • Gaming experience is considered an asset.
  • Knowledge of Python is considered an asset.

 

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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, marital or family status, and any other personal attributes protected by federal, provincial or other laws. We thank all applicants for applying; however, only those selected to interview will be contacted.

IGT (NYSE: IGT) is the global leader in gaming.  For more information, please visit www.igt.com.


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