Automation Software Engineer - Linux
Electronic Arts Inc. is a leading global interactive entertainment software company. EA delivers games, content and online services for Internet-connected consoles, personal computers, mobile phones and tablets.
The EA Digital Platform (EADP) group is the core powering the global EA ecosystem. We provide the foundation for all of EA's incredible games and player experiences with high-level platforms like Cloud, Commerce, Data and AI, Gameplay Services, Identity and Social. By providing reusable capabilities that game teams can easily integrate into their work, we let them focus on making some of the best games in the world and creating meaningful relationships with our players. We're behind the curtain, making it all work together. Come power the future of play with us.
The Challenge Ahead:
Is to improve of Continuous Integration (CI) and Build systems for our EA Digital Platform SDK products on mobile, PC, Mac, and console platforms. You will work with software engineers from the SDK and server partner teams.
What a CI Software Engineer does within EA's Digital Platform Division at EA:
Our systems include Build & Test Automation, Continuous Integration, Metrics Reporting, and Virtual Infrastructure Management.
Reporting to a Senior Manager of Engineering, your primary responsibilities are to oversee and expand our systems, maintain an automation pipeline, and work with development teams to address build issues and improvements. You will also monitor the automation systems and respond to breakages.
The Next Great Automation Engineer also needs to have:
- A Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or Computer Engineering
- 1+ years of professional development experience with Jenkins on Linux and Windows for job creation/management.
- Experience with Groovy, Python, or other scripting languages
- Experience with Docker and virtualization
- Experience with software engineering concepts and debugging processes
- Exceptional analytical and creative problem-solving skills,
- You are a solution oriented individual.
At Electronic Arts, we exist to Inspire the World to Play. We create extraordinary new game experiences for our millions of players everywhere by bringing together talented people that combine creativity, innovation, and passion. We know that our strength lies in the diversity of our people. We immerse our employees into an inclusive culture, and provide opportunities for learning and leading that allow them to do the most impactful and rewarding work of their careers. We put our people first. We provide comprehensive benefit packages with a focus on health and wellbeing to support your needs and help you balance your career and personal life. We provide access to dynamic and collaborative work environments, opportunities to connect and contribute through our Employee Resource Groups, and support for a balanced life with paid time off and new parent leave, plus free video games and so much more! 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.