Network Engineer - FIFA
Location: Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
Requisition Number: 159919
Position Title: Software Engineer III
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. That’s why we employ the most creative, passionate people in the industry.
Have you ever experienced the thrill of a last-minute goal that carries your team to victory in front of millions of people? Working here is kinda like that!
The Challenge Ahead:
The FIFA team is looking for a network engineer to help us build great online gaming experiences for our fans all over the world. You will bring expert knowledge in assessing issues that help our players and put a solid network foundation in place so that our players receive an amazing experience whenever they play our games online. The network engineer will work with other game development areas, our producers and designers. The main goal will be to design, implement and maintain online technologies and networks that will be the backbone of our player’s online game play experience. You will also need to manage and optimize network performance and help troubleshoot challenging issues with network connectivity for some of the most passionate and demanding fans in the video game industry.
We’re looking for someone who knows the difference between jitter and latency without needing to look them up! You will report to the Operations Development Director and Technical Lead to estimate, build projects and provide excellent results. Above all, we’re looking for a network engineer who is excited to use their talent and experience to build a great online experience for all our players no matter where they are located.
What this Network Engineer will do at EA:
- Knowledge on network monitoring techniques and challenges, through the whole OSI model
- Professional experience in network programming, preferably in real-time stateful networking systems
- Deep knowledge of different network solutions and technologies (Routing, BGP, OSPF, DNS, DHCP, Firewall, Load Balancer, VPN, TCP/IP,UDP, Cisco, and Juniper)
- Knowledgeable in scalability techniques beyond simple master-experience of working on large and global-wide Data Center Projects
The next great Network Engineer also needs:
- 1+ years of experience with scripting languages (Perl, Python)
- Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related field, or equivalent training and professional experience
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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: 2020-02-20 16:41:11.407
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.