Frostbite is EA's state-of-the-art multi-platform game development engine. Our global team develops creative engine features and cutting-edge tools that let our game makers create stunning games. We're honored to have thousands of game developers worldwide using Frostbite as they create some of the industry's best-known titles and amazing player experiences. Join us as we help shape the future of gaming with Frostbite.

Why join the Frostbite Team?

As a systems engineer on Frostbite you will work on technologies that are the fundamental building blocks of the Frostbite engine. You will report directly to the Engineering Manager, interacting daily with many of the most experienced engineers and game developers in the company to help solve our most engaging problems, contribute to long term strategic goals and you will be part of a team pushing our technologies forward.


  • Design and implement complex systems used by thousands of game developers across EA

  • Work with the wider Frostbite team and game studios to ensure Frostbite meets the technical and workflow requirements for future games

  • Support game teams and other Frostbite teams in their use of Frostbite's core technologies

  • Collaborate closely with international teams on roadmaps and feature development

Qualifications & Competencies

  • High level of proficiency with C++

  • Strong written communication skills

  • Multithreaded programming and debugging experience

  • Profiling and optimisation experience

  • Experience working in Agile environments

  • 6+ years of professional software development experience


  • Experience in game engine or games development

  • Experience with Perforce source control

  • Experience with low-level memory management

  • Experience building developer tooling

  • Experience programming in C# or WPF

  • Experience in rendering or graphics programming

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.