Senior Software Engineer - Frostbite Animation & Cinematics
Multiple Locations: Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada • Orlando, Florida, United States • Austin, Texas, United States • Seattle, Washington, United States
Requisition Number: 168650
Position Title: Sr Software Engineer I
Senior Software Engineer – Frostbite Animation and Cinematics
Frostbite is EA's state-of-the-art multi-platform game development engine. Our global team empowers game creators to shape the future of gaming by developing creative engine features and outstanding tools. We are honored to have thousands of game developers all over the world using Frostbite to create some of the most amazing games and player experiences in the industry.
As a Senior Software Engineer, you will be a leader on the Animation and Cinematics team, reporting to the Senior Engineering Manager. You will solve challenging animation problems. And you will work with other Frostbite technical leaders in solving challenges across teams
- You will design a new character authoring system using the Entity Component System architecture
- You will help design a new scene editor used for authoring game contents
- You will implement highly performant runtime code
- You will contribute to the architecture and design discussions on projects our team works on
- You will solve tough animation challenges
- You will help grow the team and mentor/manage junior engineers
- Passion for solving challenging animation system problems
- Experience with complex codebase
- 7+ years of professional experience including C++ and C# tool development
- Strong foundation in animation concepts
- Strong foundation in software architecture design
- Knowledge or experience in game engine development
- Experience developing real-time animation
- Passion for video games
- People management experience
Why join us?
- Tackle strategic technology problems with an impact across all of EA.
- Work on leading edge technology and create high-quality solutions.
- Work with multiple game teams across multiple genres.
- Work with industry leaders and other top-tier people.
- Good work/life balance.
Community / Marketing Title: Senior Software Engineer - Frostbite Animation & Cinematics
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: 2021-09-29 07:18:33.837
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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.
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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.