Job Details

Location

Australia

Electronic Arts

Tools and Tech Software Engineer

Electronic Arts’ Firemonkeys Studio in Melbourne is regarded throughout the industry as a leader in delivering high-quality, engaging games on iOS and Android. We release new meaningful updates on a regular basis for our live mobile games such as Real Racing 3, The Sims FreePlay, Need for Speed, and The Sims Mobile

We are looking for dedicated Software Engineers/Programmers to join us in developing AAA mobile games. You will work with other creative developers and report to a lead engineer. We have multiple roles available for this position!

Key Responsibilities

  • Programming game engines and development tools using C++/C#

Programming within all areas of game development, including:

  • Tools
  • Math and 3D graphics
  • Game engines
  • Special effects
  • Integrating external SDKs
  • Testing and Automation

Qualifications

  • 8 or more years of experience in Software Engineering
  • C++ skills are a must-have for this role
  • You will have worked with and extended existing code
  • Write and maintain robust, extensible, testable code for use by multiple clients
  • BS in Computer Science or equivalent work/portfolio experience
  • Programming experience in the games industry will be highly valued

What’s in it for you?

We want EA to be the ultimate destination to make great content and experiences. Everything we’re doing here is about creating a culture, environment, and company where you can do the best work of your career – so there’s that. There’s also:

  • A health allowance, to cover the cost of private health insurance for you and your family
  • Life and salary continuance insurance
  • An employee assistance program, including coaching and therapy sessions to support your wellbeing
  • An inclusive parental leave policy that supports all parents and carers
  • 17.5% annual leave loading – yes, we’ll pay you extra to take a break!
  • Bonus end of year leave days – time off between Christmas and New Years, no annual leave necessary
  • Volunteer leave and charitable donation matching
  • A fitness reimbursement program – $$ to go towards your fitness expenses (memberships and at home equipment)
  • Free EA games, of course!