Icon hamburger
US
What job do you want?
Apply to this job.
Think you're the perfect candidate?
Apply Now
Thumsup

You’re being taken to an external site to apply.

Enter your email below to receive job recommendations for similar positions.
Default5

Senior Software Engineer (Server)

Scientific Games Austin Full-Time
Apply Now
Essential Job Functions:
•Work with a team in an Agile environment to design and implement game features and core functionality in PHP
•Create and maintain tables in MySQL and documents in Couchbase
•Perform and assist in testing and debugging efforts
•Monitor game performance and error logs
•Use Git on a daily basis to manage source code
•Perform code review for fellow engineers
•Design, implement, and maintain tools for game administration
•Research and utilize third party APIs (Facebook, Upsight, etc)
•Occasional light front end web work with HTML, CSS, and Javascript
•Mentor junior engineers and assit them with feature development and debugging
•Identify and refactor problematic areas of codebase
•Create scripts and tools to improve workflows for both backend and other teams
•Participate in on-site interviews with engineering candidates
Qualifications:  

Education:  
•Bachelor’s Degree in Information Systems, Computer Science, Math, Statistics or relevant area or equivalent experience

Required Experience:
•3+ years of software development experience
•Experience writing and debugging in a dynamically typed language (PHP, Ruby, Python)
•Professional experience working with MySQL or another RDBMS
•Professional experience with modern version control systems like Git and Mercurial
•Strong communication skills

Preferred Experience:
•Social game development
Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities:
•Experience with statically typed languages like C++, Java, or C#
•Experience with LAMP (Linux, Apache, PHP, MySQL)
•Experience working from the command line and using common utilities (grep, tail, etc)
•Experience with NoSQL databases (Couchbase, Memcached, Redis, MongoDB, etc)
•Professional experience working in an Agile/Scrum/XP environment 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 shall 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.SG is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate against applicants due to race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class. If you’d like more information about your equal employment opportunity rights as an applicant under the law, please click here URL blocked - click to apply

Recommended skills

Lamp (Software Bundle)
Java (Programming Language)
Hyper Text Markup Language (Html)
Php (Scripting Language)
Information Security
Java Script (Programming Language)

Location

CareerBuilder Estimated Salary

Based on Job Title, Location and Skills
$120K
Below Avg. Average Above Avg.

Career Path

See the next step in your career
Senior Software Engineer (Server)
Estimated Salary: $100K
Apply to this job.
Think you're the perfect candidate?
Apply Now

Help us improve CareerBuilder by providing feedback about this job: Report this job

Report this Job

Once a job has been reported, we will investigate it further. If you require a response, submit your question or concern to our Trust and Site Security Team

Job ID: IRC22043

CAREERBUILDER TIP

For your privacy and protection, when applying to a job online, never give your social security number to a prospective employer, provide credit card or bank account information, or perform any sort of monetary transaction. Learn more.

By applying to a job using CareerBuilder you are agreeing to comply with and be subject to the CareerBuilder Terms and Conditions for use of our website. To use our website, you must agree with the Terms and Conditions and both meet and comply with their provisions.