Software Engineer - SDK
Location: Redwood City, California, United States
Requisition Number: 156058
Position Title: Software Engineer II
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 and passionate people in the industry.
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Yup - It's the coolest job on the planet!
The Challenge Ahead:
Is to deliver new mobile client SDKs that integrate smartphone video games with networked services. This role has an opportunity to work with engineers and producers from server, game, and business teams around the world, designing, implementing, and supporting our mobile technologies.
What a Software Engineer does within EA's Digital Platform Division at EA:
As a Software Engineer, your primary responsibility will be to develop solutions to support our top mobile titles. Most of your time will be spent developing SDK APIs to support companywide initiatives across emerging mobile technologies. You will also spend time working with producers and engineers to design and implement networked game and business features. Additionally, you will provide technical assistance and resolve integration issues with game developers.
The Next Great Software Engineer also needs to have:
- A bachelor’s degree in computer science or Computer Engineering, MS preferred
- 1+ years of professional development experience programming with C/C++
- SDK/Library/middleware development experience is highly preferred
- Experience in connect application development preferred
- Command line interface expertise and git-fu is welcome
- Solid understanding of software design principles
- Principle experience with all phases of product development lifecycle, including requirements definition, specifications, development, test, product release, and sustaining engineering.
- Exceptional analytical and creative problem-solving skills, solution-oriented individual.
- Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
What's In It For YOU? Glad You Asked!
We love to brag about our great perks like comprehensive health and benefit packages, tuition reimbursement, 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 off creativity and individuality. At EA, we live the “work hard/play hard” credo every day.
Community / Marketing Title: Software Engineer - SDK
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: 2019-06-04 19:07:05.463
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.