Systems Installation Engineer

Location

UK: Manchester

Job Description

Intelligent Gaming is a leading developer of land-based casino management systems. This includes card room systems, reception, player tracking, table management, slot accounting, cash desk and credit control.

The IGS systems are a key part of the Playtech multi-channel solution which connects online and land-based gaming operations to a single enterprise system

Key Areas of Responsibility and Tasks

The successful candidate will be responsible for:

·       Assisting with system installations of database based applications in international casinos

·       Performing system upgrades both remotely and on-site.

·       Hands on experience with SQL

·       Providing 2nd and 3rd level support.

Person Specification

This is a hands-on role ideal for a candidate with a strong background in supporting and installing database applications. 

We are looking for a Systems Installation Engineer to help assist with system installations and upgrades in our dynamic and unique industry. You will be part of a team of engineers that demonstrate superb technical competency and report directly to the Installations Manager. You will also need to display the ability to fully execute system upgrades in a professional and efficient manner, ensuring that system downtime is minimised.  

In addition, the successful candidate should also have hands on experience working with both Microsoft SQL Server and Windows OS, from both an installation and maintenance perspective. Any experience of working with Linux and in a network environment would be desirable but not essential. The role will require time to be split between being based in our main office and working remotely in many of our worldwide customer sites.

We need someone who will learn quickly and be able to contribute right away.  We will provide full support and training but the successful candidate must show initiative and take responsibility for meeting set deadlines.

We are looking for someone who will share our passion and recognise that we don't work in a 9-5 environment.  The successful candidate will be adaptable and will be eager to contribute to our continuing growth and success.

Required Experience

Criterion

Essential

Desirable

Education/Qualifications

 

 

Degree-level qualification or equivalent commercial experience

X

 

Experience

 

 

Experience supporting and/or installing database applications

3 Years

5 Years

Microsoft SQL Server experience (2014 or above)

2 Years

5 Years

Microsoft Operating System Experience

2 Years

5 Years

SQL Query Building / Scripting Experience

2 Years

5 Years

Skills/Abilities/Knowledge

 

 

Excellent written and verbal communication

X

 

Excellent priority management

X

 

Commitment and attention to detail

X

 

Knowledge of networks and server setup

 

X

 

About Playtech

Here at Playtech, we strive to constantly innovate - adding new applications and functionality to our already impressive product suite. You will find yourself working alongside some of the most talented professionals in the industry, with all of them consistently delivering quality work to ensure our brand remains at the forefront of the gaming industry.

Playtech is a leading software provider for online gaming operators and can be positively considered as one of the pioneers of the worldwide online and land-based gaming industry. Company's business portfolio consists of the most prominent names in the business, including Bet365, William Hill, PaddyPower, Gala, Coral, Betclic, Winner, Betfair, Poker770, etc. Behind the eminent success of Playtech's products and services there are around 5,000 people located in 14 countries, the majority of whom are engaged in research and development of current and future gaming technologies. For additional information on Playtech, and the Playtech Group of companies, please visit http://www.playtech.com

This is an opportunity for you to join a fun and supportive, fast-paced team, with an emphasis and enthusiasm for technology.

We offer a competitive salary, training, health insurance, life assurance, season ticket loans, pension scheme, cycle to work scheme, subsidised gym membership and more.

We offer the very best working facilities in our office. Our working atmosphere is creative, relaxed and professional, with a lot of bright people solving a lot of interesting problems.

Playtech is an equal opportunities employer and we welcome all applicants.

Unless otherwise instructed, we will retain your details on file for 6 months in accordance with the data protection act.

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