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Software Engineer C++


EA Melbourne


Melbourne, Australia


Programming and Development




Not Selected

Permanent | Full Time


We are EA and we make games – how cool is that? In fact, we entertain millions of people across the globe with the most amazing and immersive interactive software in the industry. That’s why we employ the most creative, passionate people in the industry

The Studio

Electronic Arts’ Firemonkeys Studio in Melbourne, Australia is regarded throughout the industry as a leading mobile game studio. We release new meaningful updates for games such as Real Racing 3, The Sims FreePlay, Need for Speed, and The Sims Mobile.

The Role

We’re looking for talented and dedicated Software Engineers to join our game teams across the Firemonkeys Studio in developing our AAA mobile games. This is a senior level role within the engineering team where you’ll get the chance to mentor junior developers in your specific game team and help drive forwards the success of the studio! If you’re an experienced Software Engineer with 7-9+ years of experience in gaming and are advanced in C++ programming, we’d love to hear from you.

Key Responsibilities

  • Programming games using C++ and Lua
  • You'll write and implement tools for creation of mobile device applications using C#
  • Programming within all areas of game development, including:
  • Math and 3D graphics
  • Game engines
  • User interface
  • Special effects
  • SDK

Skills and Experience

  • 7-9+ years of experience in Software Engineering in the gaming industry
  • Excellent C++ skills
  • Value working with a schedule
  • Work with and extend existing code
  • BS in Computer Science or equivalent work/portfolio experience
  • Programming experience in the games industry would be advantageous

The Perks

  • Modern studio, located next to Southern Cross Station
  • Subsidised health care programme and gym allowance
  • Excellent employee benefits, bonuses and share options
  • Subsidised games and consoles, with additional games available to take home to play
  • Stocked kitchen for breakfast, lunch, fresh fruit and hot drinks
  • Friday night socials and regular team building outings

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