Job Title:   Mathematician II
01 / 08 / 2014
304842
Moncton
NB
CANADA
Canada

GTECH S.p.A. is a leading commercial operator and provider of technology in regulated worldwide gaming markets. It delivers best-in-class products and services, with a commitment to the highest levels of integrity, responsibility and shareholder value creation. GTECH S.p.A. operates in all continents and it employs over 8.500 individuals worldwide in 52 countries. Its offices are present in 46 countries with customers in 119 States. For more information, please visit our website at www.gtechlottery.com.

JOB DESCRIPTION:
GTECH provides a comprehensive suite of gaming products, including machine gaming, systems, interactive, sports betting, and lotteries. It designs, manufactures and distributes top-performing games, cabinets, central systems and associated software to legal gaming markets around the world through its SPIELO product brand. The SPIELO brand 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. For information about SPIELO products, visit www.spielo.com.

OVERALL OBJECTIVE AND PURPOSE
 
This position participates as a game team member and designs and builds paytables from game specifications for all new and modified games and provides all mathematical calculations and testing for game development.
 
PRINCIPLE DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
  • Participates with game teams in building B+ or better games.  Participates in team brainstorming sessions to develop new genre games, never seen before in the industry.  Participates in deciding the content and timing of new software releases and provides accurate time estimates for the development of game paytables.
  • Designs and builds paytables from game specifications provided by Game Designers for all new and modified games using Excel. Calculates the value of probability and mathematical equations for new and modified games.
  • Works with the Game Designers to develop reel strips.  Approves 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

JOB REQUIREMENTS
REQUIREMENTS
  • Master's degree in Mathematics, Physics or Statistics.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills in English (French is an asset)
  • Very good knowledge of C and/or C++.
  • Knowledge of Python is considered an asset.
  • Advanced proficiency with Excel and database management software.
  • Familiar with Microsoft Office.
  • High degree of creativity, innovation, and analytical ability.
  • Gaming experience is considered an asset.
 
We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.
 
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