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EA was founded 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 favorites 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.

Job Description (Contract)

EA’s Origin team is currently searching for an experienced writer and editor to work on a wide range of projects. You’ll be joining a fast-paced team that is striving to build a first-class digital commerce platform and nurture a growing gaming community, all while maintaining the Origin.com and EA.com websites.

As a go-to writer for EA.com and Origin, you should be able to:

Write clear, compelling headlines

Make the most of short character counts

Work with designers and engineers to craft copy for applications, user flows, and FAQs

Write comfortably in a variety of tones (corporate, casual, instructional, etc.)

Understand and contribute to our evolving style guides

Navigate complex marketing plans and projects

Stay in-step with shifting deadlines and messages

Distill complex ideas into simple and straightforward communications

Handle sensitive topics with care and precision

Position Requirements

Bachelor’s Degree and 2+ years experience in UX or marketing writing

Excellent written and verbal communication skills

A love for precision and a passion for proper grammar

A more than passing familiarity with the Chicago Manual of Style

Ability to manage multiple projects and work directly with cross-functional teams

Proven experience writing user interface copy

Knowledge of basic HTML

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