Full Stack Software Engineer
Location: Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
Requisition Number: 160397
Position Title: Software Engineer II
Full-Stack Software Engineer
At our core, Electronic Arts is a game maker that connects hundreds of millions of players from around the globe to some of the world’s greatest games. The EAX team is driving the strategy and implementation of important plans for EA’s community of players to connect them to one another and to the games they love to play. These plans include: EA Access, our cross-platform subscription currently on Origin, PS4, Xbox One and soon on Steam: Origin, EA’s gaming service on PC; and a host of other consumer experiences and strategies to connect friends across platforms and within our games.
Joining EAX means joining the team shaping EA’s subscription services now spanning three major platforms; building consumer experiences that power EA’s games and promoting more personalized, socially connected, and friction-less experiences; and expanding our platforms across web, PC, mobile, the cloud and beyond so our players can get into the games they want to play and stay connected while playing. We like to say that “we see farther”, and are committed to driving innovation to meet player needs today and in the future.
committed to driving innovation to meet player needs today and in the future.
EAX is a team within EA that manages several digital distribution and subscription products including Origin and EA Access. Access allows users to purchase subscriptions and games on PC and console platforms. Users can stay connected to everything Access, take their pick of all the great games in ‘The Vault’ and play as much as they want for a low monthly, and even lower annual, subscription fee. They can put upcoming EA games to the test before the release date with exclusive Play First Trials.
EA Access Xbox hub and subscription service: www.ea.com/eaaccess
What You Will Do
You will join a 10-15 person diverse Scrum team, using your hands-on development skills in React, CSS, HTML, and JS. While working closely with our Experience Design team throughout the design and development process, you will participate in project scoping, planning and execution. As an adaptable employee, you will provide iterative value for our players, marketing and game franchise partners by building a modular and progressive web application. By using your knowledge of software engineering concepts you will help design and implement tested, reusable and modular code. With an adaptable, open and passionate attitude, you feel ownership over everything you ship.
Skills and Experience
Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or related field, or 4+ year relevant work experience
Experience with front-end build tools such as Webpack, Rollup, Grunt, Gulp, Browserify, and npm scripts
Proficiency with CSS-in-JS libraries such as Emotion, styled-components, and CSS Modules
Experience integrating with back-end REST or GraphQL APIs
Proficiency delivering feature-level technical design and documentation
Experience working with web performance profiling and debugging tools
Hands-on experience with performance measurement, analysis, and optimization
Experience with TechOps / infrastructure systems - Amazon Web Services, Chef and Jenkins
Experience with SEO
Experience working in a diverse Scrum team
Experience using Git and related tools like GitLab, GitHub, Bitbucket
Experience using ES2015
Typescript, server-side languages and run times such as using Node.js, PHP, Java, Ruby, or Python, UI/UX
Continuous Integration and Test-Driven Development, and experience working with a team in implementing these principals
Debugging and fixing web performance bottlenecks in our application
Experience mentoring peers, and delivering technical presentations
Perks and Benefits
Our perks and benefits include: a great compensation package and bonus, comprehensive health, dental and benefit offerings, free breakfast and lunch, work from home flexibility, transit and cycle to work reimbursement, employee discounts with many local and online retailers, excellent on-campus facilities include gym, soccer, volleyball, yoga, nutritionist, dry-cleaning, massage, haircuts, and free and discounted video games, tuition reimbursement for post-secondary education, maternity and paternity plans and an employee referral bonus program.
Community / Marketing Title: Full Stack Software Engineer
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. EA also makes workplace accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities as required by applicable law.
Date Opened: 2020-03-17 22:57:21.783
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, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. EA also makes workplace accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities as required by applicable law.