Software Engineer

406 - Operating Systems Duluth, Georgia


AGS is a full-service designer and manufacturer of gaming products for the casino floor. The Company’s roots are in the Class II, Native American market, and it has recently expanded its product lines to include top performing slot games for the Class III commercial marketplace, as well as live felt table games and mobile gaming.

The recent acquisition of Cadillac Jack®, entry into the table games market, and addition of a mobile gaming segment with the acquisition of RocketPlay, denote a dramatic expansion of AGS products. Increased slot titles and jurisdictional licenses have made AGS the second largest supplier of Class II games in the world, and its presence in Class III casinos continues to keep the pace. The diverse line of table products can help casino operators find exactly what they need for any part of the pit, and most are available to play for fun online. Last, but not least, the company aims to capture a whole new audience by offering its content through mobile gaming.

Here at AGS, we realize that a huge part of our success is attributed to the hard work and dedication of our people. We strongly believe that embracing change, empowering our employees, and building a positive team environment are of paramount importance in achieving even more success with limitless potential. 

The Software Engineer will utilize technical knowledge to write and complete software tasks and projects. This position will also Test, integrate, write, troubleshoot, and debug software applications. This position will also be responsible for critical software components and games; using company standards and applying design principals and patterns to develop robust software.

 Essential Functions 

The duties of this role include but are not limited to the following:

 

  • Utilizes technical knowledge to write and complete software tasks and projects
  • Researches new technologies and incorporates them into our products
  • Takes initiative in leading projects, delegating responsibilities, and collaborating with others
  • Tests, integrates, writes, troubleshoots, and debugs software applications
  • Provides customer support as needed
  • Responsible for the architecture and implementation of critical software components and games
  • Uses company standards and applies design principals and patterns to develop robust software
  • Works closely with other engineers to provide assistance in the areas of software architecture, coding standards, and related issues  
Experience 
  • Experience with microprocessor based real time embedded systems, video graphics, and serial and network communications protocols.
  • Two or more years of professional experience with Linux or UNIX operating systems
  • Experience with LUA, Unity3D or OpenGL are a plus
  • Experience with software methodologies
  • Gaming experience is a plus.
  • Experience with embedded software/computer/electrical engineering is a plus
  • Experience in Multi-threaded applications
  • Experience with Agile software development practices is a plus 
Skills 
  • Strong working knowledge of Software Development Lifecycle
  • Strong working knowledge of operating systems
  • Strong knowledge of tools to test software applications
  • Strong working knowledge of development/modeling tools                                        
Local candidates only are encouraged to apply. This position does not offer any relocation assistance.