Sr. Engineering Manager - Platform Technology



Software Engineering, IT, Other Engineering
Vancouver, BC, Canada
Posted on Friday, August 4, 2023

Sr. Engineering Manager - Platform Technology

Location: Vancouver, BC, Canada


Requisition Number:179569
Can this position be remote?: No

We are a global team of creators, storytellers, technologists, experience originators, innovators and so much more. We believe amazing games and experiences start with teams as diverse as the players and communities we serve. At Electronic Arts, the only limit is your imagination.

The EA Digital Platform (EADP) organization powers the global EA ecosystem. We provide the foundation for all of EA’s incredible games and player experiences with high-level platforms like Cloud, Commerce, Data and AI, Gameplay Services, Identity and Social. By providing reusable capabilities that game teams can easily integrate into their work, we let them focus on making some of the best games in the world and creating meaningful relationships with our players. We’re behind the curtain, making it all work together.

As a Senior Engineer Manager, you will report to the Senior Director of Customer Platform & Enablement.


  • You will lead a team of 5+ software developers through the launch of a new product.
  • You will build professional development goals for your team, provide coaching and growth opportunities.
  • You will ensure excellence in the development of a platform wide configuration service to general availability.
  • You will ensure customer satisfaction through proactive and frequent touchpoints.
  • You will co-develop technical direction with cross functional teams.
  • You will socialize development status; roadmaps; risks, misses, and achievements with the broader team and stakeholders.


  • 5+ years of experience organizing and leading a technical project through the challenges and headwinds of a cloud-based product launch.
  • Experience building functional applications using data-oriented programming methodologies.
  • Experience leading a team of engineers, demonstrating success through their advancement and promotion.
  • Experience collaborating with Product/Program Managers to build quarterly and annual plans.
  • Experience presenting to executives, reporting and gathering feedback.


The base salary ranges listed below are for the defined geographic market pay zones in these states. If you reside outside of these locations, a recruiter will advise on the base salary range and benefits for your specific location.

EA has listed the base salary ranges it in good faith expects to pay applicants for this role in the locations listed, as of the time of this posting. Salary offered will be determined based on numerous relevant business and candidate factors including, for example, education, qualifications, certifications, experience, skills, geographic location, and business or organizational needs.

About Electronic Arts

Everything we do is designed to inspire the world to play. Through our cutting-edge games, innovative services, and powerful technologies, we bring worlds with infinite possibilities to millions of players and fans around the globe.

We’re looking for collaborative and inclusive people with diverse perspectives who will enrich our culture and challenge us. We take a holistic approach with our benefits program, focusing on physical, emotional, financial, career, and community wellness to support our people through every chapter of life. We provide comprehensive benefit packages and support for a balanced life with paid time off and new parent leave, plus free games and so much more. Our goal is to provide a safe and respectful workplace that empowers you to thrive in both work and life.

Electronic Arts is an equal opportunity employer. All employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, national origin, ancestry, sex, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, age, genetic information, religion, disability, medical condition, pregnancy, marital status, family status, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. We will also consider employment qualified applicants with criminal records in accordance with applicable law. EA also makes workplace accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities as required by applicable law.