Software Engineer - Automation
Electronic Arts is an innovative tech company that creates incredible experiences for millions of players around the world. But what matters most is our people who inspire us, and the world, to play. As we bring new forms of entertainment to people around the world, we need innovative, collaborative, diverse and adaptable people to keep making Electronic Arts better.
Software Engineer - Automation
EA SPORTS is one of the leading sports entertainment brands in the world, with top-selling videogame franchises, award-winning interactive technology, fan programs, and cross-platform digital experiences. EA SPORTS creates connected experiences that ignite the emotion of sport through industry-leading sports videogames, including Madden NFL football, FIFA soccer, NHL® hockey, NBA LIVE basketball, and EA SPORTS UFC.
The Software Engineer - Automation role collaborates with QA and Game Development to create automated tests, support the back-end automation technologies involved in our Madden and other EA projects, and debug issues discovered through our automation efforts. You will report to the Development Director, in partnership with software engineers and program managers, and you will build and extend our automated testing coverage to help us maintain quality for the titles we release.
Join us in driving the next revolution in games!
- You will build automated tests, use existing automation and frameworks
- Participate in the technical design documentation
- Clarify how features should function to eliminate ambiguous requirements
- Work with development team(s) to build confidence in quality through automation
- You will liaise and collaborate with development and QA teams
- Provide live support; feedback, issue investigation and evaluation
- Identify, document and highlight risks, providing mitigation or contingency solutions
- Help improve the quality verification process
- BS in Computer Science/Engineering or equivalent industry experience
- 3+ years of experience with multiple testing methodologies
- Solid hands-on programming capability in C#; C++ beneficial
- A passion for collaboration
- Strong communication skills
- Debugging skills
- Experience with Jira, Confluence, Git, and Perforce
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.
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