IGT Associate Product Manager Intern in Las Vegas, Nevada

Associate Product Manager Intern

Location:

Las Vegas, NV, US, 89113

Requisition ID: 458

IGT is the global leader in gaming. We enable players to experience their favorite games across all channels and regulated segments, from Gaming Machines and Lotteries to Interactive and Social Gaming. With operations in more than 100 countries and a team of over 12,000 employees, we deliver world-class gaming and lottery technology.

Responsibilities

IGT recognizes that in an industry increasingly characterized by rapidly-evolving technology if a company is to remain the market leader in innovation, they must also be creative and responsive in their organizational changes.

For more than a decade, IGT’s mission has been to stay in front of the market; now is no different as they creatively transform the company from one single monolithic Product structure into a company that is, again, not only the market leader but the innovative driver of the industry.

Think you have what it takes to join the world’s largest gaming company?

IGT, an industry leader in casino-style game design and systems, is looking for an entry-level product strategy intern to join our world-class Global Product organization. The intern must be eager to develop creative problem solving and possess the drive, determination and communication skills needed to earn the trust and respect of cross-functional teams such as Engineering, Quality Assurance, Sales & Marketing.

IGT is looking for a highly-motivated, self-starter who can manage multiple projects and deadlines concurrently related to new product introduction across the Global Casino Systems solutions. This is a unique opportunity to allow you to develop long-term strategic efforts with multiple internal stakeholder groups but still stay close to the field with tactical execution in partnership with Sales, Marketing, and Engineering. You will be a part of a talented peer group who believes in close collaboration and creating a supportive environment to learn, share, and improve on all our ideas. You’ll represent the world’s leading casino gaming products, which include globally recognized licenses across the entertainment industry. To succeed, you’ll need knowledge in marketing communications, integrated marketing, branding, creative asset development and product marketing lifecycle management, as well as experience as a project manager.

The intern will train/mentor with team members to develop an understanding of the gaming industry and IGT products including all casino-style gaming machines and casino floor systems and related services. Gain an understanding of the IGT sales and client management processes to understand customer needs and promote products and services. Learn internal systems including Salesforce.com and SAP, customer information and reporting. Team with mentor to evaluate potential deals and gather competitive intelligence. Participate in customer prospecting and attend tradeshows. Other duties as assigned.

The Product Management Associate Intern will work with management to communicate the sales strategies and product direction for the company. As a member of the team, this intern will play a role in defining global product initiatives and matching products to specific customer needs. This position will be responsible to help in developing and managing certain internal communications initiatives and programs.

This highly coveted position will join our Global casino systems Product Management team and report to the Director Product Management

We are looking for a long term intern to stay engaged and grow over multiple semesters. Please apply if there is interest!

First year goals to be completed during internship:- Gain valuable hands on experience with a focus on career advancement- The goal is to learn IGT products, customers and our product Lifecyle management processes - Develop a deep understanding of the gaming industry and IGT’s various product lines - Must be willing to learn and have good understanding of IGT products, processes, dependencies and workflows- Establish relationships with internal partners and stakeholders

Qualifications

  • Must reside in Las Vegas, NV area- High School diploma required- Must be pursuing a bachelor’s or master’s degree in Business or Engineering (or related field) from a university or college and have a GPA at 3.0 or higher- Must be able to work a minimum of 20 hours up to a maximum of 32 hours per week- Must be able to stay on for two or more semesters- Must have basic knowledge of/skills in Microsoft operating systems and applications- Candidates must demonstrate good documentation skills, communication skills, good logical reasoning and analytical ability in solving complex challenges- Able to work as a team member and be a positive influence on others- Successful candidate should be a team player, self-motivated and deadline oriented- Collaborative worker- Work experiences in an office environment a plus

Preferred Qualifications - Gaming Industry knowledge is a plus

Keys to Success

• Building collaborative relationships• Decision making• Drive results• Foster innovation• Personal energy• Self-leadership

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In addition to a competive benefits package, we offer generous time-off plans, a 401(k) Savings Plan with Company contributions, tuition reimbursement, on-site fitness center and cafeteria, and free identity theft insurance to name a few.

IGT is committed to sustaining a workforce that reflects the diversity of the global customers and communities we serve, and to creating a fair and inclusive culture that enables all our employees to feel valued, respected and engaged. IGT is an equal opportunity employer. We provide equal opportunities without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, pregnancy, marital status, national origin, citizenship, covered veteran status, ancestry, age, physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, or any other legally protected status in accordance with applicable local, state, federal laws or other laws. We thank all applicants for applying; however, only those selected to interview will be contacted.

IGT (NYSE: IGT) is the global leader in gaming. For more information, please visitwww.igt.com.

Nearest Major Market:Las Vegas