Program Manager - Infrastructure Services

Electronic Arts Redwood City , CA 94063

Posted 3 months ago

Requisition Number:152100

Position Title:Program Manager

External Description:

We are EA and we exist to inspire the world to play. We're looking for all the best kinds of people to make great experiences for our players. Who are the best kinds of people? They're different. They challenge the status quo. They want a job that inspires them, while giving them room to enjoy their lives. And we want to give them that.

We believe each of our employees deserve to come to work as their full and complete selves. We support diversity and inclusion by providing equal benefits and opportunities to all employees. These benefits support your needs and make it easier to balance your career and personal life. We mean things like maternity and paternity leave, employee assistance programs, childcare resources, flexible schedules, mother's rooms, affordable fitness programs, and more.

We are seeking to hire an experienced Senior Infrastructure Services Project Manager. This person will join a global team of Program & Project Managers who focus on delivering technology solutions that support EA's business. Our domain spreads across Network and WIFI, Virtualization, Data Center, Compute, Data & Storage, Automation, and Security Services. As well, we support delivery of Public Cloud services related to SaaS, IaaS, and PaaS.

What we are looking for in a Senior Project Manager:

  • Proactively engage sponsors and technical delivery leadership to ensure commitments remain stable and risks mitigated

  • Work with stakeholder groups/business partners to build out detailed project plans

  • Clearly define trade-offs and drive project objectives through organizational constraints

  • A "Play-as-One" attitude

  • Proactively communication to convey progress, influence needed decisions, and convey concepts across teams and stakeholders

  • Lead with empathy to drive understanding of individuals thinking patterns and perspectives

  • Manage scope and related change management processes

  • Set and manage user/customer expectations throughout the project lifecycle

  • Proactively manage issues and risks to resolution

  • Manage the knowledge transfer from project team to support teams and ensure solutions are stable and supportable

  • Conduct project post-mortem reviews and project closure

  • Build great working relationships within the EA user community

  • Understand our business partners and how to engage the broader community to attain common goals

  • Understand our domain area to manage programs more effectively

  • Use a positive approach to get collaborative work done

  • Measure delivery against business requirements

Requirements:

  • Bachelor's degree preferred

  • Strong project management and implementation experience (Initiation through transition)

  • Proven hands-on experience managing delivery of infrastructure related initiatives

  • Track record of planning and delivering cost effective results

  • Proven project management skills with the ability to multi-task, delegate, and prioritize tasks

  • Proven ability to evaluate and manage risk

  • Excellent communication, presentation, interpersonal, conflict resolution, and customer service skills

  • Ability to manage and adhere to plans, budgets, and variances within the IT function

  • Ability to balance the pressures of a fast-paced project environment with the need for a fun, productive group and environment

  • Flexible and adaptable to changing business models and organization structures

  • Experience with varying methodologies, e.g. Agile, Waterfall, Dev Ops

  • Demonstrate high integrity in dealing with sensitive information

  • Apply critical thinking to tackle complex challenges and ambiguous conditions

  • Travel when required

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Company Profile:

Electronic Arts Inc. is a leading global interactive entertainment software company. EA delivers games, content and online services for Internet-connected consoles, personal computers, mobile phones and tablets.

EEOText: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, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. We will also consider for 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.

Date Opened:2018-08-21 18:32:37.917

EEO Employer Verbiage:

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.

Location:Redwood City

Location_formattedLocationLong:Redwood City, California US


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Program Manager - Infrastructure Services

Electronic Arts