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They are serious about wanting to be an Employer of Choice

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Current Employee - Senior Principal Manager in Chicago, IL
Current Employee - Senior Principal Manager in Chicago, IL

I have been working at WMS Gaming full-time (more than 3 years)

Pros

The pay is good, the hours are flexable, PTO (Vacation/Sick days) is excellent, above averge number of Holidays and a good management team.

Cons

Larger company- hard to get things done. Sometimes internal clients are difficult, have other priorities, are too bussy or just don't want to take responsibility. Difficulty and amount of work can be overwhelming at times.

Advice to ManagementAdvice

New managemnt is on board with the purchase of WMS by Scientific Games

Recommends
Neutral Outlook
Approves of CEO

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    Successful Summer Internship

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    Former Employee - Associate Intern in Chicago, IL
    Former Employee - Associate Intern in Chicago, IL

    I worked at WMS Gaming as an intern (less than an year)

    Pros

    Really cool vibe. The intern program was fantastic. There were plenty of networking events to go along with our day to day work. We also got to present on our projects at the end of the internship. I learned a lot.

    Cons

    Unclear of direction due to merger with Scientific Games

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
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    It was definitely a go, go, go experience.

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    Former Employee - Senior Networked Gaming Engineer in Chicago, IL
    Former Employee - Senior Networked Gaming Engineer in Chicago, IL

    I worked at WMS Gaming full-time (more than an year)

    Pros

    Very autonomous, little to no managerial interference
    Loose atmosphere, very laid back and friendly
    Management open to new ideas

    Cons

    For my job, it was 50% travel
    Since they're a manufacturing company, they're directly affected by any economic downturns

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Spend money wisely and take advantage of all opportunities to save money.
    Help the regulatory agencies to embrace new technologies (i.e. virtualization)
    Always keep innovating and keep the engineers at the forefront of new innovations.

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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