Requisition Number: 150468
Position Title: Sr Data Scientist
We are EA
And we make games – how cool is that? In fact, we entertain millions of people across the globe with the most amazing and immersive interactive software in the industry. But making games is hard work. That’s why we employ the most creative, passionate people in the industry.
The Challenge Ahead
The EA Digital Platform Intelligent Systems Group is responsible for providing unified AI resources across all franchises within Electronic Arts. Our group develops AI and data-driven solutions to game team problems. From data modeling to agent building, we utilize a modern, cloud-based tech stack with best-in-class tools to provide solutions and platforms empowering the future state of game development, marketing, sales, and player experience. We’re currently looking for an AI Scientist to join our team!
What an AI Scientist does at EA
- Analyze and extract key insights from EA’s rich store of data to empower intelligent agents within the EA ecosystem
- Create scalable solutions for problems in the gaming domain
- Design, develop and evaluate highly innovative AI applications for marketing, customer service, economy management, and behavioral modeling
- Work closely with the core development teams to deploy intelligent agents seamlessly as part of production systems
- Establish scalable, efficient, automated processes for enterprise-level management of intelligent agent solutions
- Research and implement novel AI approaches for new business problems.
The next great EA AI Scientist should have
- in Computer Science, or related field, with a focus on intelligent agents or other topics related to the game genre
- Track record of having developed novel AI algorithms, major journal publications a plus
- Hands-on experience in building intelligent systems that solve real problems
- Strong problem-solving ability
- Strong programming skills (object-oriented and functional paradigms)
- Experience with large-scale distributed programming paradigms – experience with the Hadoop stack(HDFS/MR/Pig/Hive) a plus
- Experience with analytic tools such as Spark, R, SAS, Matlab or SPSS, a plus
- Experience with SQL and MPP databases
- Excellent written and verbal communication and skills
What’s in it for you? Glad you asked!
We love to brag about our great perks like comprehensive health and benefits packages, tuition reimbursement, and 401k with company match and, of course, free video games. And since we realize it takes world-class people to make world-class games, we offer competitive compensation packages and a culture that thrives on creativity and individuality. At EA, we live the “work hard/play hard” credo every day.
Community / Marketing Title: AI Scientist
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.
EEOText: EA 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 for 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.
Date Opened: 2018-06-05 18:24:44.017
EEO Employer Verbiage:
EA 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 or veteran status. We will also consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal records in accordance with applicable law.
Location: Redwood City
Location_formattedLocationLong: Redwood City, California US