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"Dream job except for salary and company outlook"

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Former Employee - Software Engineer I in Montreal, QC (Canada)
Former Employee - Software Engineer I in Montreal, QC (Canada)
Recommends
Negative Outlook
No opinion of CEO

I worked at Electronic Arts full-time (More than 5 years)

Pros

Great team, great location and great projects!

Cons

The company is in transition and further waves of layoffs should be expected.

Advice to Management

Focus on building good IP not marketing!

Other Employee Reviews for Electronic Arts

  1. "Decent career kick-off"

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    • Senior Management
    Former Contractor - QA Tester in Madrid (Spain)
    Former Contractor - QA Tester in Madrid (Spain)
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Electronic Arts as a contractor (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Interesting work and young international colleagues, good job to kick off your career

    Cons

    short-term contracts offered during peak working periods


  2. "I sure had a lot of fun in this job despite the low career opportunities and recognition from the company as a temp."

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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Quality Assurance Tester in Madrid (Spain)
    Former Employee - Quality Assurance Tester in Madrid (Spain)
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Electronic Arts full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Nice & friendly colleagues, which made for a really nice work environment despite the Cons

    Cons

    Salary
    Low career opportunities as a temp employee
    Hardly any benefits as a temp employee (lack of recognition)

    Advice to Management

    Since the majority of the testers are temporary employees it would be nice to see that the long-term temps are compensated a bit more adequate and also receive some of the benefits and/or recognition by upper management permanents enjoy.

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