Full Time Job

Director, UX Research

Electronic Arts

Remote / Virtual 11-17-2022
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Senior (5-10 years) Experience
Job Description
We are EA-the world's largest video game publisher. You are probably familiar with many of our game franchises- Apex Legends, Star Wars Jedi, and Battlefield to name a few. But what does that mean for you? It means more opportunities to unleash your creativity, be inspired by those around you and ignite your path in any direction you choose.

You would report to the Global Director of UX Research to lead the UX Research teams supporting all EA Shooters franchises (Apex Legends, Star Wars Jedi, and Battlefield). You would ensure that research insights are being integrated by development partners to deliver outstanding experiences for the millions of EA Shooters players around the world.

Responsibilities:
• Create the overall strategy for Shooters UX Research at EA.
• Empower UX Researchers in Los Angeles, Vancouver, Seattle, and Stockholm to have maximum impact.
• Advocate for the player experience and the role of UX Research with game development partners.
• Ensure that UX Research is integrated into game development plans to ensure world class player experiences.
• Ensure that UX Research is properly staffed to meet the needs of development partners.

Qualifications:
• You have an advanced degree in experimental psychology (experimental, social, cognitive), human computer interaction, human factors, or a related field, or equivalent industry experience.
• You have 5+ years' industry experience in research design and conducting user research across platforms.
• You have 5+ years' industry experience leading research teams including research managers.

At EA, we believe that every member of the UX Research team has the opportunity to influence not only the player experience of their games but also the future of the UX Research team. Everyone on the team is encouraged to bring their true selves to every discussion.

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-gp5bbo-34-229-119-176-42 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.