Software Engineer - Frostbite (Integrations Team)

Location: Orlando, Florida US

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Requisition Number: 153386

Position Title: Software Engineer I

External Description:

At EA, we exist to Inspire the World to Play. We create amazing experiences for our players everywhere and we consider our players’ experiences first in everything we do.  Creating transformational experiences requires constant innovation and brilliant, passionate people. We are developing extraordinary new game experiences by bringing together great people that combine creativity, technology, and expertise to deliver new ways to play. EA is driving the next revolution in games. Join us! 

We are Frostbite

Frostbite is EA’s state-of-the-art, multi-platform game development engine. We empower creators to shape the future of gaming and we achieve this by developing leading-edge engine features and world class tools. Our talented team from across the globe  is dedicated to building innovative technology and working closely with each other to ship amazing games. Frostbite powers some of the most stunning games in the industry along with deep player experiences.

This person leads the team who helps the game studios in Europe to integrate new versions of the Frostbite engine and to support tooling around integrations. You’ll partner with other leaders in the integration team to drive improvements and share knowledge between the different global groups that we have.

Key Responsibilities

The main responsibility is to assist, support and/or partner with game teams using Frostbite to do integration work, which includes (but not limited to) the following:

  • managing integration projects / insuring smooth delivery of engine to game team
  • monitoring and updating metrics to help with risk mitigations
  • identifying integration toolchain opportunities and developing solutions
  • identifying and communicating root causes of divergence
  • keeping game teams informed with respect to new engine changes, and how they can reduce the cost of integrations
  • build and maintain positive relationships between Frostbite and game teams

Required Skills and Experience

  • solid understanding of version control concepts and good practices
  • 1-3 years of C++ development experience
  • experience with debugging large scale systems
  • excellent oral and written communication skills

It would also be nice if you have

  • experience with C# and Python
  • experience with web development
  • experience in working with a distributed team
  • experience using Perforce
  • experience working with large scale game engines (Unreal, Unity, Frostbite, etc.) is preferred
  • experience in software development for Xbox 1 and PS4

What else is in it for you? Glad you asked!

We love to brag about our great perks like comprehensive health and benefit packages. And since we realize it takes world-class people to make world-class games, we offer competitive compensation packages and a culture that thrives off creativity and individuality. At EA, we live the “work hard/play hard” credo every day.  

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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.

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Date Opened: 2018-10-29 19:27:59.79

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