Administrative Assistant (1 year contract)
Frostbite is EA’s state-of-the-art multi-platform game development engine, powering games such as Battlefield, FIFA, Madden, Plants vs. Zombies, Need for Speed, Dragon Age, and Star Wars Battlefront II. In Romania, we are a software engineering group and we currently focus on artificial intelligence systems, procedural digital content creation tools, user interface systems, profiling tools and DevOps.
The Frostbite Engine group in Electronic Arts Romania is looking for an Administrative Assistant to help the leaders of the group coordinate the teams’ activities more efficiently. The role can be full time or part time, depending on the candidate. This role is a temporary position but is intended to become permanent, depending on the candidate. The role will report to the Director of Engineering.
This is an intermediate level position considered to be both dynamic and challenging. You will be acknowledged as the glue for this team! We are looking for someone who has a passion for supporting teams succeed. The position has an administrative component and requires administrative experience, but also offers opportunities for creative expression. You will be encouraged to become an essential contributor and social advocate. Your initiative and take-charge ability will serve you well as the recognized 'social ambassador' for this fun-loving group.
What you will do as administrative assistant:
Support the leaders and managers of the organization to coordinate group activities for the engineering teams, including:
Organize and coordinate logistics for team events aimed at team building and efficiency for a group with team members in hybrid and remote work setups
Collaborate with IT to track and maintain up to date the hardware and physical assets inventory of the team
Organize and coordinate site visits for visitors from outside of Romania
Collaborate with peers within EA Romania to coordinate on common events within the studio.
Collaborate with peers within the Frostbite worldwide organization to align on best practices and common actions.
Promote wellbeing activities for the team
Support leaders to keep track of team travel, entertainment and procurement expenses
Coordinate with the larger budget owners and finance partners
Manage business travel arrangements for the team members
Own and maintain team email distribution lists and credits.
Coordinate international shipping for packages meant for the team, including corporate gifts and merchandise
Collaborate with the Workplace Experience team in managing office space and seating
Manage external vendors and set-up new relationships with suppliers for goods and services needed by the team
Expected to author and present PowerPoint presentations on a need by basis.
As the need arises, manage the calendar and appointments of Frostbite Romania leaders, including meeting room reservations.
Show initiative and be proactive in identifying and addressing the team’s needs
We’re looking for:
Experience in having worked as an admin assistant for teams in mature companies
Experience in having organized team building or social events
Good command of the English language
Excellent organization and logistics skills
Ability to easily take meeting notes
Working knowledge of MS Office and the Google Office Suite
Experience in having worked with purchase orders, suppliers and with budgets
Strong understanding of and commitment to confidentiality
Creativity in keeping the team engaged through social activities
High level of autonomy and self-motivation
What’s in it for you
Work in an environment with a flexible schedule and a great culture
Make friends among smart and fun people
Grow your professional network and skills in working in a multinational environment
Comprehensive health and benefit packages
Of course, free video games.
And since we realize it takes outstanding people to make outstanding games, we offer great compensation and benefits packages and a culture that values creativity and individuality.
Who WE are
We are EA Romania … and we make games – how thrilling is that? In fact, we entertain millions of people across the globe with the most amazing and immersive interactive software in the industry.
Are you ready to join the game?
About EA We exist to inspire the world to play. Through innovative technology and immersive storytelling, we deliver new ways of experiencing worlds of interactive entertainment for our millions of players worldwide. Our strength lies in the diversity of our people, combining creativity, innovation and passion. We fully champion inclusive culture, and provide opportunities for growing, learning, and leading that allows for the most impactful and rewarding work of our teams’ careers. We put our people first, and we make sure they’re taken care of both in and out of the office. As we reflect on our learnings and successes from remote work, we aim to provide dynamic, collaborative and flexible work environments for our teams. Our employees connect through our Employee Resource Groups, which are actively involved in driving business decisions every step of the way. But our support doesn’t end at the workplace—we also encourage a balanced lifestyle with paid time off and new parent leave, free video games, fitness reimbursement and more. Our goal is to provide a safe, respectful and inspiring workplace for all of our employees. Through our diversity, equity, inclusion and social responsibility programs, we’re doing the work to give everyone the space to be their full selves while giving back to our community. We’re looking for problem-solvers, game-changers, innovators, dreamers, doers—people that are ready to move the needle and build on our success. As our industry accelerates, we aren’t just keeping up—we’re staying ahead of the game. Electronic Arts is an equal opportunity employer. All employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, national origin, ancestry, sex, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, age, genetic information, religion, disability, medical condition, pregnancy, marital status, family status, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Electronic Arts also makes workplace accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities as required by applicable law.