Full Time Job

Development Director

Electronic Arts

Vancouver, BC 11-06-2021
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Senior (5-10 years) Experience
Job Description
Development Technology & Solutions

Development Technology & Solutions is a partner of EA Studios. They span four continents, bringing together diverse individuals passionate about their craft from across the globe. They partner in every development phase while improving their expertise to create greater experiences for players. DTS participates in creating some of the most beloved games and supports ongoing live services. Through cutting-edge technology, data-driven insights, and state-of-the-art practices, they drive quality and directly impact players. They are a learning organization, sharing collaboratively and exploring innovative ways to solve challenges in creating amazing games for millions of players worldwide.

A Development Director in analytics manages people, budget, and the delivery of our key product – data insights. DD's are the keepers of the project schedule; they manage the team through the project cycle ensuring quality delivery, and collaboration. DDs partner with stakeholders to ensure that they are managing the project on time, top quality, and within budget.

We are looking for a Data Analytics DD to join our growing team of data experts and manage the processes and people responsible for accurate data collection, processing, modelling, and analysis. You will work with QV and Development Stakeholders to provide sound data reports and analysis that help ensure quality games. You will report to the a Development Director.


Team Leadership:
• Build and evolve the team; identify resourcing needs, foster a work environment that enables employees to reach their potential
• Organize and help the team to remain focused and on track, address conflicts or bottlenecks; provide project and goals context; established mindset for continuous improvement
• Communicate with the project team and partners; connect daily tasks to organization goals; support our shared vision
• People management of direct reports; support growth plans, and learning goals

Project Management:
• Establish an overall project schedule based on the individual task estimates
• Determine the resource requirements to meet the task requirements
• Establish a project budget, determine task dependencies, and assign tasks to team resources
• Develop and implement quality controls and departmental standards to ensure quality standards, organizational expectations, and regulatory requirements.
• Report and document progress; communicate with the team and partners

• Minimum of 5 years project management or team leadership experience.
• 5+ years of experience in various project management methodologies; ideally Scrum Master Certified
• 5+ years of experience with planning and managing numerous processes, people, and projects simultaneously.
• 3+ years of experience using data to contribute to product quality and project efficiency

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-dyoq73-54-227-97-219-42 in your application.

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.