Game Modes Software Engineer - FIFA

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:

The Game Modes Engineer is involved in the whole creation process from architecture design, implementation, debugging, and tuning on multiple platforms and devices, working on complex problems with Designers, Artists and other Engineers in the Game Modes, Online, and UI domains. You will report to the team's manager and work with your peers on developing the game's foundation layer.

What you will do as a Game Modes Engineer:

  • Develop technical solutions for game features, including career modes.
  • Work with a proprietary engine to develop stable, efficient, and shareable code.
  • Work with people on a large team both locally and remotely.

We are looking for:

  • 3+ years experience with C++ programmer, with solid problem-solving skills and attention to detail.
  • Knowledge of solid design principles, design patterns, and STL.
  • Knowledge of object-oriented programming concepts, software engineering practices.
  • Experience with client/server and multi-threaded architectures.

Nice to have:

  • Experience with Visual Studio and deep knowledge of the debugging tools.
  • Experience with source control systems.
  • Experience with scripting languages (Python, Lua) and interpreted languages. (C#)
  • Experience with 3rd party APIs.
  • Knowledge of modern database technologies.

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.