FC Mobile Shanghai Studio is devoted to the development and operation of a high-quality mobile game with top sports IP as a global team. The team also continuously delivers fantastic game experience to global users. The quest for creativity, respect for autonomy, and emphasis on collaboration are at the heart of our company culture, which enables us to work in a rapid and efficient manner to ensure the release and operation of high-quality products worldwide.

As a team, we are passionate, innovative, and open to possibilities. We learn from past experiences and keep moving forward. We value the synergy between teams and believe that a relaxing working atmosphere can yield better results, therefore, we promote and endeavor to maintain a healthy work-life balance.

In pursuit of excellence, we strive to play a key role in the development of the mobile game industry.

As a software engineer, you are an essential part of the game creation process and are involved in the feature design and implementation of the game and live service. You will report to a Sr Software Engineer.

Job location: You will work in Shanghai.


  • Maintain existing server-side code to ensure its robustness

  • Address complex server-related technical issues, ensuring minimal downtime and interruption to services

  • Oversee the server-side security and develop tools to ensure the healthy operation of the server and fight against cheating behaviors

  • Manage projects/tasks related to server architecture/feature implementation, including planning, coordination, and documentation, and demonstrate commitment to delivery, under the guidance of technical directors

  • Collaborate with team members, stakeholders, operational teams and external partners

  • Demonstrate influence via conversations and teamwork, and provide guidance to junior team members


  • At least 8 years' experience in game server development

  • Proficiency in at least one of Java, C or C++

  • Knowledge of common networking protocols (e.g. TCP, UDP, HTTP and Webstock)

  • Knowledge of relational databases (e.g. MySQL or Postgres), NoSQL databases (e.g. MongoDB and DynamoDB), and in-memory data structure store (e.g. Redis)

  • Knowledge of container and serverless technologies (Docker, Kubernetes, AWS ECS)

  • Experience in server-side anti-cheating or related areas

  • Experience in development for the Linux platform

  • Experience in development for at least one shipped large online mobile game

  • Experience in the Agile/Scrum methodology

  • Experience in version control software such as Perforce and Git

  • Familiarity with the object-oriented programming model and design patterns

  • Excellent debugging capabilities

  • Solid conversational skills with both technical and non-technical personnel

  • Proficiency in both spoken and written English

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.

We’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.