Assistant Game Designer - FIFA - Temporary

About the Employer

We are EA Sports

EA SPORTS is one of the leading sports entertainment brands in the world, with top-selling videogame franchises, award-winning interactive technology, fan programs, and cross-platform digital experiences. EA SPORTS creates connected experiences that ignite the emotion of sports through industry-leading sports video games, including Madden NFL football, FIFA Soccer, NHL® hockey, NBA LIVE basketball, and EA SPORTS UFC.

The Challenge Ahead:

As an Assistant Game Designer on FIFA Ultimate team, you will report to the Creative Director and work within the design team to deliver features, tuning and balancing, and content creation for FIFA Ultimate Team.

What you will do as a Assistant Game Designer:

  • Execute on the vision for the product through the design and implementation of game mode content including new ways to play, progression, economy, and reward systems
  • Contribute in the creation of engaging mechanics through iterative prototyping while maintaining EA SPORTS’ high standard of quality
  • Evolve design decisions based on regular play testing and audience feedback
  • Communicate game design and design rationale with the members of the team
  • Receive and provide critiques in a constructive manner with suggestions and solutions for improvement
  • Integrate learnings from quantitative data and A/B test results and constantly strive to improve the design
  • Remain current on industry trends including new game genres, new game design methods and new platforms

We are looking for:

  • Experience in game development is an asset
  • An ability to critically think, set goals and measure progression against those goals
  • Willingness to learn and grow with an ability to quickly adapt when presented with change
  • Creatively and organizationally experienced with ability to write, communicate and maintain detailed design documentation throughout the game life cycle
  • Able to conceptualize and implement game concepts using multiple tools and technologies
  • Bachelor’s degree preferred but not required

Nice to have:

  • Passion and experience in motion graphics and UI animation.
  • Passion for making and playing games.

What’s in it for you? Glad you asked!

We love to brag about our great perks like comprehensive health and benefit packages and, of course, free video games. And since we realize it takes outstanding people to make outstanding games, we offer great benefits and compensation packages and a culture that values creativity and individuality.

Are you ready to join the game?

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.

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. We will also consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal records in accordance with applicable law. EA also makes workplace accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities as required by applicable law.