Director of AI/ML, Quality Verification
Director of AI/ML, Quality Verification
Multiple Locations: Vancouver, BC, Canada • Stockholm, Sweden
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.
Our mission is to empower game teams to create high-quality experiences for all players.
We're motivated by our vision to build games in a better way. Our strategy starts with driving quality upstream and guiding game teams to shape the games we create. This approach unlocks our ability to focus on experiential quality through stable software. Expanding the power of play, we also help game teams talk to players earlier to improve on quality.
Reporting to the Head of Technology of EA's Quality Verification group, you will take ownership of the AI and ML discipline in QV, focusing on driving it forward.
Our team prides itself on building high-quality software with a culture of openness, collaboration, and psychological safety. As a leader in the central engineering team, you are expected to continue building on our cultural & technical foundations to help EA create the highest-quality games possible across our entire portfolio.
Explore the practical application of AI in the game testing domain. Look for high value opportunities to automate and enhance existing Quality Verification workflows with AI.
Create and lead a centre of excellence for AI in QV.
You will participate in internal and external events that help share knowledge and promote EA's technical brand in our industry. As such, you will be the face of EA's QV group in the AI domain.
The AI domain is dynamic and evolves at a rapid pace. You are expected to keep current with industry developments and provide technical and strategic insights to QV's leadership group.
Computer Science degree or equivalent.
At least 7 years experience with AI in a technology-focused environment.
Knowledge of and experience with modern AI systems and tools like LLMs and other generative AI as they pertain to business and technical solutions.
You can explore problems and define solutions, looking for opportunities to apply AI and build proofs of concept.
We are looking for someone who is collaborative and can create relationships with partners and domain experts from other teams around EA.
You are expected to lead a community of AI practitioners in the QV organisation.
You will work in a distributed team and are expected to work independently towards goals and deliverables.
BC Compensation and Benfeits
The base salary ranges listed below are for the defined geographic market pay zones in these locations. 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.
Base Salary Ranges
• British Columbia (depending on location e.g. Vancouver vs. Victoria):
º $134,250 - $220,050 CAN Annually
Base salary is just one part of the overall compensation at EA. We also offer a package of benefits including vacation (3 weeks per year to start), 10 days per year of sick time, paid top-up to EI/QPIP benefits up to 100% of base salary when you welcome a new child (12 weeks for maternity, and 4 weeks for parental/adoption leave), extended health/dental/vision coverage, life insurance, disability insurance, retirement plan to regular full-time employees. Certain roles may also be eligible for bonus and equity.
This role is flexible regarding location, can be fully remote or hybrid at one of EA's many worldwide locations.
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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.