Position Overview:

The Game Design Mathematician is a key contributor of new game design and creator of fun and exciting math models.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Provides a detailed vision for a new game and ensures implementation of that vision from inception to completion
  • Creates and verifies mathematical calculations using spreadsheets and programming
  • Creates and maintains game documentation, pay tables, and XML deliverable files
  • Creates spreadsheets and/or tools for test lab submissions and customer-facing communications
  • Collaborates with various departments on new slot titles
  • Develops new innovative math models
  • Provides general support for field data

Qualifications:

  • BS/BA in Mathematics, Statistics, Computer Science or equivalent degree
  • Genuine interest in interactive entertainment such as gaming, games, gambling, betting
  • Understanding of combinatorics, probability theory, statistics, game theory
  • Experience with computer/mobile/card/slot game design or related experience (recreational experience is acceptable)
  • Strong Excel skills
  • Demonstrated analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Team player working with mathematicians, artists, and software engineers
  • Excellent organizational and communication skills; must be detail oriented
  • High ethical standards and integrity
  • Ability to work from the Castle Hill office in Charlottesville, VA

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Masters in Mathematics, Statistics, Computer Science or equivalent degree
  • Experience with generating mathematical formulae for games of chance
  • Strong expertise in combinatorics, probability theory, statistics, game theory
  • Experience developing game concepts and prototype game math
  • Broad knowledge of slot machines and experience in the casino gaming industry
  • Proficiency in a programing language

*** We are not offering Visa sponsorship or transfers for this position, now or in the future.

 

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