Senior Experience Designer (UX) - Frostbite



Vancouver, BC, Canada
Posted on Thursday, August 17, 2023

Senior Experience Designer (UX) - Frostbite

Multiple Locations: Vancouver, BC, Canada • Toronto, ON, Canada • British Columbia, Canada • Ontario, Canada


Requisition Number:179731
Can this position be remote?: Yes

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.

Frostbite is EA’s state-of-the-art multi-platform game development engine. Our global team develops creative engine features and cutting-edge tools that let our game makers create stunning games. We’re honored to have thousands of game developers worldwide using Frostbite as they create some of the industry’s best-known titles and amazing player experiences. Join us as we help shape the future of gaming with Frostbite.


  • Collaborate with product managers to clarify requirements and ensure they are aligned with the product vision and objectives

  • Gather and analyze user needs and goals using both generative and evaluative research methods (user interviews, user surveys, card sorting, usability testing etc.)

  • Translate findings into tangible workflows and designs using standard UX tools (journeys, wireframes, interaction and interface design, information architecture, prototypes), working both independently and collaboratively with fellow UX team members, technical artists, product owners and software engineers

  • Test and iteratively refine designs to create efficient, accessible and engaging game-creation experiences for content creators on game teams

  • Mentor junior UX designers on the team in best practices within the user experience and design industry

  • Work and communicate with cross-discipline product teams that are geographically distributed across the globe

  • Report to the Senior Manager of Experience Design

Required Qualifications

  • You will have a portfolio that contains multiple case studies, highlighting your outstanding visual and interaction design skills, technical expertise, and the ability to think holistically

  • You will have 5+ years of experience designing for complex, data-rich applications such as creative tools, game engines or productivity software

  • You will have experience presenting complex concepts to different audiences (Product Managers, team members, engineers, game studio partners, etc.) and the ability to tailor the presentation to suit the audience

  • You will have experience establishing and improving UX processes and ways of working with cross-discipline teams

  • You will be comfortable working in complex organizations and have experience educating and promoting UX principles and best practices to partners and colleagues

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.