Experience Designers (Expression of Interest)

About the Employer

We are EA and we make games – how cool is that? In fact, we entertain millions of people across the globe with the most amazing and immersive interactive software in the industry.

The Studio

Electronic Arts’ Firemonkeys Studio in Melbourne, Australia is highly regarded throughout the industry as a leading mobile game studio. We release new meaningful updates on a regular basis for games such as Real Racing 3, Need for Speed, The Sims FreePlay, and The Sims Mobile.

The Role

We’re looking for talented Experience Designers who have the desire to thrive in a live service environment. In our diverse roles, you will design, build, and implement our mobile games user interfaces, from initial flows and wireframes, all the way through to prototypes and final in-game layouts in addition to animations and effects.

Responsibilities

  • Create and produce artwork in accordance with the direction of the Art Lead, Designer, and Producer
  • Design and implement an aesthetically appealing, innovative and engaging user-experience
  • Work closely with designers and programmers to implement and problem solve designs
  • Work within an existing and ongoing UI design with graphical and technical limitations
  • Report status of the project to key stakeholders across studio functions including Studio Leadership, Art, Design, Engineering, and QA

Skills and Experience

  • Videogame and/or relatable UI experience within Web or Digital
  • Mobile UI experience is highly desirable
  • A strong design portfolio
  • Experience with Balsamiq, Maya, After Effects, Illustrator, Proto.io, and Photoshop
  • Ability to learn in-house UI development tools
  • A passion for video games and the entertainment industry will help!

The Perks

  • Fully remote onboarding (due to COVID)
  • Modern studio, located next to Southern Cross Station
  • Subsidized health care program and gym allowance
  • Excellent employee benefits, bonuses and share options
  • Subsidized games and consoles, with additional games available to take home to play
  • Fully stocked kitchen for breakfast, lunch, fresh fruit, and hot drinks
  • Friday night socials and regular team-building outings (online, due to COVID)

How to Apply

To apply, please click the apply now button. To learn more about a career with EA, please visit https://www.ea.com/careers.

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 or veteran status. We will also consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal records in accordance with applicable law.

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. EA also makes workplace accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities as required by applicable law.