Temporary Software Technician

Company Name:
WMS Gaming Inc.
Temporary Software Technician
Job ID #:2771 Location:Cedar Falls, IA
Functional Area:Software Engineering Department:00479 Social Gaming PD Iowa
Position Type:Temporary Education Required:Associates Degree
Experience Required:Less than 1 year Relocation Provided:
Position Description
Job Summary:
Are you ready to work for one of the top mobile and casual game developers in the US?Williams Interactivewants innovative, passionate individuals to join our expanding social, casual and mobile(SoCaMo(TM))team. With its international hitJackpot Party Casino Slots, Williams Interactive has taken the social casino world by storm, holding a Top 5 position in the US for top-grossing casino apps in all mobile platforms to go along with the company''s huge success on the Facebook platform. Williams Interactive leverages the exceptional content of WMS Gaming''s vast catalog of successful land-based slot titles and creates interactive experiences unrivaled in the social and mobile space. Take the next step in your career and join the Williams Interactive team!
As a Temporary Software Engineer with Williams Interactive you will assist in the design, implementation and maintenance of exciting next generation gaming software products. Work with other team members in a fast-paced iterative development environment, integrating new and innovative game mechanics and technologies into our game platforms. This position requires creativity, initiative and passion. This position is not to exceed 6 months.
Essential Job Functions:
Develop an understanding of solid-coding techniques and the ability to manage the overall integrity of a code-base including portability, extensibility and testability
Assist in the development of games and applications to prototype new game platform features
Engineer new code, and work with/enhance an existing code base
Develop an understanding of how to integrate 3rd party APIs
Develop the ability to write clear, well-commented code
Learn how to verify that completed code performs as expected and that features are fully implemented and tested
Position Requirements
Education:Some college coursework in computer science, information technology or related field
Required Experience:Entry Level
Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities:
Actionscript, C++, C# or PHP
Knowledge of the Unity Graphics GUI
Proficient in C++ and/or C#.
Object Oriented programming skills is a plus
Understanding of basic database operations and SQL would also be preferred but not required.
Experience with OGRE, Unity 3D, or other 3D engines, 3D math, and Cg shaders is also preferred.
Experience with C/C++/C#, functional, and good understanding of and code portability
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
Scaling experience
Ability to prioritize tasks
Casual games development experience is preferred
Flash Programming
Solid math skills, linear algebra, trig, etc
WMS is a gaming company. Any of our employees may be required to obtain a gaming license within one or all of the gaming jurisdictions that WMS conducts business. If you are requested by WMS to obtain a gaming license, your continued employment with WMS may be contingent on your ability to obtain that gaming license.
This job description should not be interpreted as all-inclusive; it is intended to identify major responsibilities and requirements of the job. The incumbent may be requested to perform other job-related tasks and responsibilities than those stated above. WMS encourages diversity and is an equal opportunity employer.
We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against applicants due to race, ethnicity, gender, veteran status, or on the basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.

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