EA SPORTS is one of the leading sports entertainment brands in the world, with top-selling video game 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.
Role: Director of DevOps – EA SPORTS
The Dev Ops team is looking for a talented Operations leader to join our globally distributed world-class operations team. The team is accountable for the planning, tracking, and escalations of online services management and delivery for all of the EA SPORTS products. Not only do we manage the online services for some of the most successful games in the industry, but we also develop and support tools and technologies for the game teams to enhance and optimize online game development. The Dev Ops team works closely with the SPORTS game teams such as FIFA and Madden to understand their online services needs, and translates those business needs into technical requirements.
We’re looking for candidates with experience in managing high performance operations teams and leading large scale projects, with high energy, dedication, and passion for technology.
Reporting to the VP, Head of Technology – EA SPORTS, this role is accountable for leading and managing the globally distributed team’s operations. The successful candidate will partner with the Technical Director of Operations to manage the development and live operations for our products and oversee projects with excellent results. He or she should have demonstrated ability to work effectively with large-scale systems and possess proven ability to multitask and prioritize. The successful candidate will excel in partnership management and diplomacy, as they will interface with leaders throughout the organization including VP level and above. This position requires excellent troubleshooting skills, strong attention to detail, with strong focus on uptime and predictability.
You will be directly responsible for the work, output, and growth of this organization which operates 24/7 with teams in Vancouver, Orlando, Austin, Bucharest, and Seoul.
Experience in Technical Operations:
The successful candidate will have:
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