Temporary Job

Game Designer

Electronic Arts

Vancouver, BC 08-31-2021
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  • Paid
  • Temporary
  • Entry (0-2 years) Experience
Job Description

Game Designer - 18 Month Temporary

Who Are We?

At EA, we excel at outrageous thinking. It's the FUEL that inspires the best games in the world. But it's not just about amazing your peers – it's about amazing yourself. Take risks. Work with amazing people and dare to dream big. Together, we can change the way millions play every day.

We are the EA Sports Mobile Team, a division of EA creating high-quality mobile games and focusing on delivering high-quality, immersive experiences created to fit the lifestyle of mobile gamers. EA Sports Mobile operates in Vancouver, British Columbia, Orlando, Florida, and Bucharest, Romania.

Your Impact at EA:

At EA, Game Designers are champions of the product. As a Game Designer, you'll be an important member of the team, shaping our games to satisfy both hardcore and casual players, driving commercial success on a free-to-play business model.

Responsibilities
• Play the game and become an expert on the game.
• Work with all disciplines – engineering, art, QA. – to implement features, systems, and content to a high standard of quality.
• Create and tune content to create an accessible yet deep experience for players.
• Create IP-correct characters, events, and mechanics.
• Develop ideas for content, game-play, and progression systems throughout the player lifecycle.
• Partner with other disciplines to ensure your content and features are delivered to the highest quality.
• Work within existing systems and expand on them, including integrating feedback from user experience testing.
• Take part in all play-tests, communicate with beta testers, and iterate based on feedback.
• Create design templates.
• Guide change through research and live data.
• Prototype design ideas in-game and iterate through play-testing.
Qualifications
• Have 1+ years of game design experience.
• Are an active player of mobile games.
• Experience working on a mobile F2P game or other similar live game.
• Remain current on industry trends including new game genres, new game design methods, and emerging platforms.
• Unity, Perforce, and scripting experience.
• Proficiency with, wikis (e.g., Confluence), and wire-framing (e.g., Balsamiq, Adobe XD) advantageous.

Please provide a portfolio including game design documentation and other examples of your design work.

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-rvkyv0-3-230-144-31-42 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.