Software Engineer II



Software Engineering
Edmonton, AB, Canada
Posted on Friday, November 10, 2023

Software Engineer II

Location: Edmonton, AB, Canada


Requisition Number:181341
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.



Being a Software Engineer at EA is more than just coding – it's about supporting and growing with your peers.

You will report to and work with a central team within EA that focuses on providing tooling for our many game teams. These tools include code line stability testing tools, large-scale play tests tools, code and tool distribution, and tooling to discover undetected defects. These are used by thousands of developers and creators daily, so quality is extremely important for our continued success.

Our growing team has developers in Vancouver, Austin, Montreal, Guildford, Bucharest and more, and we work with game teams across many more locations.


  • Build UI for Web applications that empower our content creators

  • Engage with customers to understand feature requirements and collaborate on new implementations

  • Interpret requests from your team, accounting for and call out any roadblocks or efficiencies your partners may not consider, and propose and apply your creative or technical solutions

  • Create technical documentation to ensure that products can be used and maintained by multiple teams worldwide

  • Maintain tools, integrations, and technologies to support a reliable product

  • Report regular status on assigned tasks and identify project risks


  • 2+ years of industry experience as an individual contributor

  • Bachelor's degree in a technical discipline (computer science, computer engineering or mathematics)

  • 2+ years with developing frontend web software using React and TypeScript

  • Familiarity with any source control, debuggers, and other software development tools. (e.g. Perforce, Visual Studio)


  • Understanding of build systems, continuous integration, unit tests, automated functional tests, and testing frameworks

  • Experience with test-driven development practices

  • Experience in the gaming industry

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.