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We enable EA teams to build better games faster by building a framework around meta game systems that allows for high reusability, rapid development, and scalability. We enable best-in-class data solutions to give groups at all levels visibility and insight into games' performance and opportunities.

To build this framework, we are looking for a Full Stack Software Engineer to join an experienced team of developers on a remote working basis. If you have experience with building services through modern techniques connecting multiple services together we want to hear from you. Reporting to a Technical Director, you will work with multiple developers to bring the next game services to life. Many of our software engineers are "polyglots" and excel in multiple environments.

As a Full Stack Software Engineer you will:

  • Develop responsive, resilient, massively scalable, and globally available services that support millions of players

  • Creatively blend security best practices and original techniques to keep user data secure and prevent cheating

  • Apply and improve service deployment and troubleshooting strategies that maximise uptime

  • Guide design and implementation of APIs and protocols that are consistent, formalised, and testable

  • Demonstrate excellent debugging skills under iteratively changing requirements during development

  • Author and review technical design documents and API specifications detailing software requirements

  • Maintain a suite of automated tests that validate the correctness of backend services

  • Collaborate and review code written by peers and game teams

  • Provide technical support to game team developers/partners using our services

Qualifications

Please note that you do not need to qualify for all requirements to be considered. We encourage you to apply if you can meet most of the requirements and are comfortable opening a dialogue to be considered

  • Bachelor/Master's degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or related field.

  • 5+ years of job experience in a hands-on coding role

  • Experience with client/server architecture

  • Experience with multiple programming languages (TypeScript, JavaScript, C#)

  • Experience building RESTful web services

  • Experience with cloud providers (GCP, AWS, Azure)

  • Operate with autonomy and provide solutions to issues

Pluses

  • Worked in the games industry before

  • Shipped and supported scalable web services hosted in the cloud

  • Experience with Java/Kotlin or C++

  • Experience working with modern Front End frameworks (React, Angular)

  • Experience with version control (Git, Perforce)

  • Experience with a relational database such as Spanner, MySQL, PostgreSQL, or Oracle

  • Desire to teach and learn from your peers

About Electronic Arts

Everything we do is designed to inspire the world to play. Through our cutting-edge games, innovative services, and powerful technologies, we bring worlds with infinite possibilities to millions of players and fans around the globe.

Weโ€™re looking for collaborative and inclusive people with diverse perspectives who will enrich our culture and challenge us. We take a holistic approach with our benefits program, focusing on physical, emotional, financial, career, and community wellness to support our people through every chapter of life. We provide comprehensive benefit packages and support for a balanced life with paid time off and new parent leave, plus free games and so much more. Our goal is to provide a safe and respectful workplace that empowers you to thrive in both work and life.

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. We will also consider employment qualified applicants with criminal records in accordance with applicable law. EA also makes workplace accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities as required by applicable law.