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Development Manager

Location: Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada

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Requisition Number: 168135

Position Title: DM

External Description:

EA Create is a collective of content production teams partnering with EA Studios game teams to bring outstanding visuals, audio and technology to life.  Our teams comprise of artists, engineers, technicians, designers and development directors.  Worldwide, we combine our teams to form a global group of extraordinary individuals fueled by imagination and a unified passion for creating amazing visuals, sound and experiences.  We are a diverse team, unified through collaboration, culture and craft.

Create: Rigging

The Rigging team creates systems to support character and vehicle animation by developing body and facial rigging systems, animation interfaces and by supporting animators with technical setup and production.

Role and responsibilities:

The role of an Associate Development Manager is dynamic and multi-faceted. It requires great customer service, a solid ability to prioritize tasks, balance multiple deadlines, and excel while working with many internal clients. Reporting to the Development Director, you will work in close collaboration with the Development Directors and EA Create: Rigging Management, in addition to supporting other EA Create Rigging Department team members and all EA Create clientele. You will help manage scope and budget for individual projects, working with Rigging POC's/development teams to ensure all needs are met to deliver on time and on budget, and help in managing the daily operations of the EA Create team.

  • Assist in managing multiple projects across the EA Create organization
  • Communicate with team and team partners to ensure understanding and support
  • Help manage EA Create capacity plan; project scoping and planning; and change requests
  • Ensure projects are within spending limits for time and resources
  • Track and assess issues by working with other DM/DD's in department
  • Prioritize and resolve issues through creative problem solving skills; recognizing and balancing priorities of eliminating the root causes of problems
  • Demonstrate/display good customer service and instill that customer satisfaction matters
  • On board new EA Create team members
  • Champion adherence to EA Create operational protocol
  • Help make process improvements and connecting the EA Create team
  • Help refine tracking processes

Requirements

  • Experience in Project Coordination in a creative industry (games, VFX or Animation)
  • Experience with Shotgrid (formerly shotgun) and Jira
  • Ability to work with artists and an understanding of the creative process and its impact on our needs
  • Organised and calm under pressure

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Community / Marketing Title: Development Manager

Company Profile:

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: 2021-09-01 19:03:28.527

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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 maternity and paternity 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.

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