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"A Great Company with a Bad Rap"

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Former Employee - Senior Product Manager in Seattle, WA
Former Employee - Senior Product Manager in Seattle, WA
Recommends
Positive Outlook
No opinion of CEO

I worked at Electronic Arts full-time (More than 3 years)

Pros

Lots of opportunity
Great vision for future tech & platforms
Good executive communication

Cons

Subject to public scrutiny and shareholder pressure
Poor reputation with consumers (not necessarily earned

Advice to Management

Despite the recent change of CEO, the former direction was strong and allowed for EA to capitalize on the differences between EA and other key competitors. Keep up the good work focusing on platform, happy developers, and great games.

Other Employee Reviews for Electronic Arts

  1. "Smart people trying hard to do the right thing, but playing catch-up and always re-organizing"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Electronic Arts full-time

    Pros

    Intelligent people, cordial atmosphere, fun products with great IP, value good employees

    Cons

    Consistently re-organizing, slow-moving, struggling to innovate meaningfully


  2. "Paid the bills"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Electronic Arts full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Discounts on games & little pressure to accomplish anything. Easy to impress management.

    Cons

    Little incentive to do your best work, office politics.

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