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Director of Application Systems (Casino / Gaming)

Director of Application Systems (Casino / Gaming)

ID 
2017-1366
# of Openings 
1
Job Locations 
US-NY
Posted Date 
8/4/2017
Category 
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Overview

SoluStaff is currently searching for a Director of Applications Systems for its client, a casino resort located in southeastern New York State.  The candidate must have extensive experience in the casino / gaming and / or hospitality industry, preferably commercial gaming, and experience with gaming and non-gaming systems.  Experience with pre-opening is a plus.  This is a full-time position (relocation available) that offers comprehensive medical benefits and 401k plan.

Responsibilities

  • Reporting directly to the CIO, lead a team of resources including Business Analyst, Application Support and Technical Specialists
  • Lead support and/or modification of gaming and non-gaming systems; familiarity with IGT, UltiPro and Infor applications desired.
  • Develop and ensure all change management policies and procedures are adhered to with regards to auditable new development and bug fix life cycles
  • Ensures that systems meet the needs of the user community by partnering with the business owners and vendors 
  • Facilitate the prioritization of projects and requirements among competing business interests.
  • work collaboratively and communicate effectively with team members at all levels of the organization.
  • Understand interdependencies of business systems used within the organization.
  • Responsible for technology projects related to gaming and non-gaming systems and services for the organization
  • Contribute to overall strategic direction, and alignment of IT to meet the strategic, business, and customer’s (both internal and external) needs
  • Maintain relationships with systems and services partners

Qualifications

  • Bachelors or Higher degree in Information Management, Computer Science, or related fields required or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Minimum of (10) ten years’ experience in the IT industry with at least five years managing applications and systems for hotels or gaming resorts.
  • Wide range of hardware and software knowledge.
  • Proven experience with Gaming systems, POS and ERP Systems.
  • Good understanding of Network and System Security.
  • Well-developed written and verbal communication skills.
  • Ability to work flexible schedules, including nights, weekends and holidays is required..
  • Strong interpersonal, communication (written and verbal) and time management skills.
  • Proven ability to provide strategic technological input to business decisions