Electronic Arts, Inc Associate Game Designer in Redwood City, California

Associate Game Designer (Contract)

Contract term: 3 months

We’re EA—the world’s largest video game publisher. You’re probably familiar with many of our titles—Madden, FIFA, The Sims, Need for Speed, Dead Space, Battlefield and Star Wars, to name a few. But maybe you don’t know how we’re committed to creating games for every platform—from social to mobile to console—to give our consumers that anytime, anywhere access they demand. What does that mean for you? It means more opportunities to unleash your creative genius, be inspired by those around you and ignite your path in any direction you choose.

EA Maxis is currently seeking a Designer to join the team to help work on The Sims Mobile! We are looking for an experienced and dedicated designer who thrives in a fast-paced development environment. As a designer, you’ll be an integral member of the team shaping our games to satisfy an audience of creative and strategic gamers.

As a Game Designer, you will:

  • Collaborate with the Design team

  • Write design documentation

  • Analyze playtest results and usage data from live players

  • Design and Implement Content for our players to enjoy

  • Hookup Art/Animation assets in our engine

  • Present ideas to team members and stakeholders

  • Tune pricing based on predefined economic models

  • Keep up with latest trends in mobile games


  • Experience in implementing Content for video games

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

  • Desire to work with a highly collaborative team

  • Passion for mobile games

EA 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 or veteran status. We will also consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal records in accordance with applicable law.