Lead Fullstack Software Engineer
Multiple Locations: Seattle, Washington, United States • Redwood City, California, United States • Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada • Austin, Texas, United States
Requisition Number: 167792
Position Title: Sr Software Engineer I
Production Infrastructure & Engineering (PI&E) organization provides the essential platforms and infrastructure hosting solutions that power EA's live services. Our charter is to make EA's games and services available to all players anytime and anywhere. To do this, we focus on the high availability of infrastructure, primary services, and studio services. We aim to help developers to experiment and build new games quickly with infrastructure services on-demand and workflows that promote rapid development in the cloud. In all of this, we focus on being there for players where and when they want to play.
Reporting to the Senior Director, Infrastructure Optimization, you will work with the engineering leadership and business leaders on capacity management platforms. As the lead SWE for the Cloud & Infrastructure Optimization team under the Production Infrastructure & Engineering team at EA, you will set the technical direction for solving many technically interesting projects optimizing our infrastructure systems and cloud services. You will work across teams including SRE, data engineers, infrastructure planning team, and product manager.
- You will oversee part of products that require design, architecture, and coding.
- You are expected to inspire and train team members.
- You will work with peers across teams to develop technical stacks.
- You will lead a team to scale distributed systems, make architectural trade-offs.
- You are expected to be hands-on in software development and code review.
- 8+ years experience as a software engineer.
- 5+ years experience in Python, Go, or Java.
- 3+ years of cloud infrastructure experience (AWS/Azure/GCP).
- Experience writing unit, integration, and acceptance tests.
- Fluency in developing both object-oriented and functional code, on server and client.
- Experience partnering with product and business organizations to work towards common goals.
- 3+ years as a tech lead, or a similar combination with experience with backend infrastructure in the cloud.
- 3+ years experience with open-source databases (MySQL, Postgres, Redis, or others).
- 2+ years of experience with Kubernetes.
- Experience building, scaling, and operating complex distributed systems.
Community / Marketing Title: Lead Fullstack 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: 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: 2021-08-26 18:29:40.1
EEO Employer Verbiage:
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.