IGT Systems Engineer in Las Vegas, Nevada
Las Vegas, NV, US, 89113
Requisition ID: 278
IGT is the global leader in gaming. We enable players to experience their favorite games across all channels and regulated segments, from Gaming Machines and Lotteries to Interactive and Social Gaming. With operations in more than 100 countries and a team of over 12,000 employees, we deliver world-class gaming and lottery technology.
Position SummarySystems Engineers who are part of our Systems Integration team travel around the US, and in some cases around the world, working as the hands on systems integrator, of IGT’s propriety systems, at our client sites. Their technical library is vast across a platform that will involve the deployment of Windows Servers, SQL Servers, VMware, Networking in a shared storage environment. If you thrive on having your hands in a little bit of everything, traveling all over, going from project to project our ingenious integration team wants you to get into the game.
This position can be based in Las Vegas or Reno NV.
First Year GoalsYour involvement as a System Engineer will allow you to gain the latest knowledge keeping your technology skillset fresh and current. After the first year, you will have gained the necessary skill set required to perform Support SE functions and possibly Primary SE functions. • The Primary SE role is assigned to you from the Project Manager for each project. The role of the Primary SE is to coordinate and manage all SE tasks for the project.• The Support SE role assists and is sometimes assigned tasks by the Primary SE. You and your supervisor will identify what your passion is and make sure a development plan is created that helps you grow in your passion area.• Shadow and then Support assigned IGT domestic systems installations, and upgrades of IGT’s twenty plus Gaming Systems software applications.• Utilize the latest technology of operating systems, relational databases, and network infrastructures as it relates to installations and upgrades and virtualization ensuring you and IGT remain the leader in the industry contributing to IGT’s bottom line.• Put your superior troubleshooting skills in play solving field problems with upgrades and new installations helping the Systems Integration team triumph with 100% client satisfaction.
• Bachelor’s degree; or equivalent combination of education and experience• Minimum 3 years of experience with systems installation / maintenance/ upgrades / network security/ network technologies • SQL deployment / administration• Ability to travel on average 50% but up to 70% (frequent and extended for 2-3 weeks at a time)
Preferred Qualifications• Install, configure, administer and troubleshoot Windows 2003/2008R2, SQL 2005/2008R2 deployment/administration, • network infrastructure (Brocade, Cisco, Dell, HP, Juniper, SonicWall), load balancers (A10, F5), design, server clustering, virtual infrastructure (VMware, HyperV) and Storage Area Networks (NETAPP) configuration and administration• Experience in CMDB, ITIL practices or hardware/software set-up and installation• Experience with setting up network design and implementation• Certifications in Microsoft, VMware, Networking and Storage Area Networks are a plus• SQL Scripting as well as PowerShell/VBS/C# scripting
Keys to Success
• Building collaborative relationships• Decision making• Drive results• Foster innovation• Personal energy• Self-leadership
In addition to a competive benefits package, we offer generous time-off plans, a 401(k) Savings Plan with Company contributions, tuition reimbursement, on-site fitness center and cafeteria, and free identity theft insurance to name a few.
IGT is committed to sustaining a workforce that reflects the diversity of the global customers and communities we serve, and to 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 race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, pregnancy, marital status, national origin, citizenship, covered veteran status, ancestry, age, physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, or any other legally protected status in accordance with applicable local, state, federal laws 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 visitwww.igt.com.
Nearest Major Market:Las Vegas