Intern - Software Engineer

Electronic Arts

Redwood City, CA 01-20-2021
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  • Internship
  • Entry (0-2 years) Experience
Job Description

Software Engineer Intern (Summer 2021)

Electronic Arts Inc. is a global interactive entertainment software company. EA delivers games, content and online services for Internet-connected consoles, personal computers, mobile phones and tablets.

EA is one of the leading entertainment brands in the world, with top-selling video game franchises, award-winning interactive technology, fan programs and cross-platform digital experiences. We create connected experiences that unite people around the world. For more information about us, including news, video, blogs, forums and game apps, please visit

Role Overview: As a Software Engineer Intern, you will oversee feature development, bug fixing, maintain existing code, and implement creative solutions for our teams' daily challenges.

Role Responsibilities:
• Develop and test our Java server-side code running on AWS Clouds
• Collaborate with games team to develop features and services
• Implement and improve our large scale distributed social services
• Develop load/stress testing scripts and infrastructure

Role Requirements:
• You are enrolled in a Bachelor's or Master's program and are slated to graduate after Summer 2021 (i.e. Fall 2021 and beyond)
• You are proficient in a programming language (Java is desired)
• You have some experience implementing a live service or working with highly scalable backend services
• You have knowledge of load testing, stress testing, and object-oriented design and implementation (Intellij, Git, Jira)
• You can test, debug, and extend the code of others competently
• You are energetic and motivated about overcoming challenges and solving problems
• You ask clarifying questions and present clear thoughts on your visions and ideas

Company Profile
Electronic Arts

Electronic Arts Inc. is a global leader in digital interactive entertainment. EA develops and delivers games, content and online services for Internet-connected consoles, mobile devices and personal computers.