Research Software Engineer - Machine Learning
Location: Stockholm, Stockholm County, Sweden
Requisition Number: 166403
Position Title: Sr Software Engineer I
SEED is a pioneering group within Electronic Arts, combining creativity with applied research. We explore, build and help determine the future of interactive entertainment.
Our mission is to provide and foster inspiring innovation for our games and our players. We do this through research, prototypes, exploration, and never-ending curiosity. We exist to educate and be great partners. We work with game teams and publish and present our research within our industry and to the public. We pursue long-term applied research viewed through a 10X lens, and are significantly impactful by presenting and delivering leading technology to game teams and technology groups inside EA.
We are looking for a Senior Research Engineer to join an expanding team in Stockholm working on applications of deep learning and related techniques for use in interactive entertainment. You will work with areas of research include game AI, human-like behavior, animation, computer graphics and vision, physics, body and shape reconstruction, generative models and content generation, and human-computer interaction. You will report into our Machine Learning Research Director.
- PhD experience in machine learning, computer science, physics or mathematics
- Knowledge and contributions to machine learning or reinforcement learning, e.g. in the form of research publications, open-source software or workplace experience.
- Interest and knowledge in working with interactive technologies and user experience (UX) research
- Good math skills including, linear algebra, probability theory, and numerical optimization
- Experience with Numpy, Tensorflow, PyTorch or similar ML toolkits
- The ability to understand and explain to others, scientific papers on state-of-the-art machine learning and computer science, and the ability to prototype and improve upon the ideas
Good to have:
- Interest in or knowledge of computer games, computer vision
- Prototype ideas in the best tool to prove out results fast
- Knowledge of Python and C++/C#
- Experience with game engines (eg.: Unity, Unreal, others)
Working at SEED
We believe that each person is unique, so we offer individual coaching and support to help you reach your full potential. We value our employees' personal lives. A good work-life balance is essential to our long-term success!
We work with EA's outstanding teams. We also encourage you to share your work through publishing, contributing to open source, and speaking at conferences.
To learn more about us check out https://seed.ea.com/
Community / Marketing Title: Research Software Engineer - Machine Learning
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: About EA At Electronic Arts, we exist to Inspire the World to Play. We create extraordinary new game experiences for our millions of players everywhere by bringing together talented people that combine creativity, innovation, and passion. We know that our strength lies in the diversity of our people. We immerse our employees into an inclusive culture, and provide opportunities for learning and leading that allow them to do the most impactful and rewarding work of their careers. We put our people first. We provide comprehensive benefit packages with a focus on health and wellbeing to support your needs and help you balance your career and personal life. We provide access to dynamic and collaborative work environments, opportunities to connect and contribute through our Employee Resource Groups, and support for a balanced life with paid time off and new parent leave, plus free video games and so much more! Electronic Arts 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. Electronic Arts also makes workplace accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities as required by applicable law.
Date Opened: 2021-06-11 11:01:08.58
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We exist to inspire the world to play. Through innovative technology and immersive storytelling, we deliver new ways of experiencing worlds of interactive entertainment for our millions of players worldwide. Our strength lies in the diversity of our people, combining creativity, innovation and passion. We fully champion inclusive culture, and provide opportunities for growing, learning, and leading that allows for the most impactful and rewarding work of our teams’ careers.
We put our people first, and we make sure they’re taken care of both in and out of the office. As we reflect on our learnings and successes from remote work, we aim to provide dynamic, collaborative and flexible work environments for our teams. Our employees connect through our Employee Resource Groups, which are actively involved in driving business decisions every step of the way. But our support doesn’t end at the workplace—we also encourage a balanced lifestyle with paid time off and new parent leave, free video games, fitness reimbursement and more.
Our goal is to provide a safe, respectful and inspiring workplace for all of our employees. Through our diversity, equity, inclusion and social responsibility programs, we’re doing the work to give everyone the space to be their full selves while giving back to our community. We’re looking for problem-solvers, game-changers, innovators, dreamers, doers—people that are ready to move the needle and build on our success. As our industry accelerates, we aren’t just keeping up—we’re staying ahead of the game.
Electronic Arts 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. Electronic Arts also makes workplace accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities as required by applicable law.