Full Time Job

Security Software Engineer - EA Sports Security

Electronic Arts

Montreal, QC 04-06-2021
  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Mid (2-5 years) Experience
Job Description

Security Software Engineer – EA Sports

The Security team within EA Sports helps make the games safe, secure and fun by partnering with development teams, analyzing large volumes of data and responding to Security incidents. As a Security Software Engineer, you will partner with game developers, data scientists, fraud analysts, and other security software engineers to address some of the most interesting game security challenges out there. You will help with researching, designing and building solutions applicable to the portfolio of EA Sports titles to prevent and detect instances of cheating, botting, and integrity tampering.

• Design, develop and execute exploits to test the game Security posture.
• Develop technical solutions to help mitigate game security vulnerabilities.
• Perform data-driven behavioral analysis and develop the required telemetry hooks, queries and processes.
• Analyze, assess, and respond to various Security threats impacting Game Security
• Perform technical security assessments, code audits and design reviews.
• Communicate Security risk to technical audience and propose pragmatic mitigation options.

Qualifications and Experience
• BS/MS degree in Computer Science or equivalent experience
• Strong skills in reversing tools like Ida Pro, Ghidra.
• You have 3 or more years of progressively complex experience in game security vulnerability testing
• Solid knowledge of C++, C#, Python, or .NET programming skills.

• Knowledge and understanding of security best practices pertaining to at least one of the following: AWS, Azure, Google Cloud
• Game Security experience, or Enterprise Security experience
• Worked on online games with virtual economy
• Solid competency with MySQL and Splunk
• One or more of the following certificates: CISSP, CEH, SSCP, CCSP

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.