ENTERTAINING IS OUR PASSION
EA was founded over 25 years ago by individuals with a deep passion for making games. Many things have changed over the years as the gaming industry—and the company—has expanded immensely, but we are still driven by the same passion for developing, publishing, and distributing the world’s best games. Our history has been one of great success, and our future looks even brighter. Gaming has come a long way from Pac-Man & Space Invaders to modern EA Favourites like Burnout, Battlefield, Mercenaries, Dead Space, Spore, FIFA, Madden, Need for Speed and the world’s most successful game franchise, The Sims. Fuelled by our talented staff at locations right across the Globe we are united in our passion to continue shaping the future of interactive entertainment. Together we can make a difference.
Electronic Arts is seeking a talented Visual Designer to work with Online team in creating a groundbreaking direct-to-consumer game channel.
Our ideal candidate is knowledgeable about user experience and passionate about creating elegant design solutions. We seek a designer with super clean design chops, strong comprehension of usability and UI best practices, impeccable taste, thorough attention to detail, and an ability to clearly and completely articulate visual design solutions. You are obsessed with design, able to professionally respond to feedback, and you thrive in a highly collaborative and iterative product environment.
The position entails:
Visual/graphic design across multiple online products, including banner ads, landing pages, application UI, Web UI, and email campaigns
Working neatly within established design guidelines
Creating promotional and other marketing/sales-focused graphics
Heavy lifting” – accurate and quick graphic production and batch processing
Managing multiple concurrent design tracks
Bachelor’s degree in Design, with 2+ years professional design practice, or equivalent experience
A stellar portfolio
Impeccable sensitivity to color theory, typography, priority and balance
Fluent knowledge of Photoshop, Illustrator, and other tools
Comprehension of usability and user experience design practices
Leadership skills – the ability to work with Creative Directors and mentor Junior Designers
Demonstrable examples of e-commerce and web application work
Strong working knowledge of HTML and CSS
Ability to work faithfully to existing visual style guidelines when necessary
Up-to-date knowledge of online product trends and best practices
Excellent communication and teamwork skills
Passion for gaming is a big plus
Please include a link to your online portfolio.
This is a full-time contract position based in Redwood Shores, CA.