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Electronic Arts Reviews

Updated 3 Dec 2019

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3.8
69%
Recommend to a Friend
83%
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Electronic Arts CEO Andrew Wilson
Andrew Wilson
669 Ratings
Pros
  • "Great work environment and a lot to learn(in 168 reviews)

  • "Great people building a wide array of different types of gaming experiences(in 123 reviews)

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  1. "Great company"

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    Former Employee - Senior Producer Games in London, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Electronic Arts full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Generally a supportive team to work with. Well compensated and well looked after, I'd highly recommend working at EA.

    Cons

    With a global team you might get contacted outside of your local working times.

    Electronic Arts2019-11-24
  2. "Awesome company to work for."

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    Former Employee - Head of Product Management in London, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Electronic Arts full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Great culture, cool products and brands, good people.

    Cons

    always on business, very demanding.

    Electronic Arts2019-09-16
  3. "Little to no interest for their employees and customers"

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    Former Employee - QA Tester 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Electronic Arts full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    - not much to do

    Cons

    - low salary - no food offered

    Electronic Arts2019-09-12
  4. "Its in the game"

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    Current Employee - Financial Controller in Guildford, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Electronic Arts full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Awesome company where playing games is at the heart of everything that they do

    Cons

    big organisation so if you are not prepared to relocate, opportunities could be limited

    Electronic Arts2019-08-01
  5. "A tough place to work at times but an amazing amount of variety and great colleagues"

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     in Guildford, England
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Electronic Arts

    Pros

    -The people are all great, no egos and hungry to deliver amazing work -I worked on wide variety of projects and learned new skills

    Cons

    -They need to invest more in developing managers, I worked for some OK managers and some terrible ones -Pay is definitely below the London market despite being only a short commute away

    Advice to Management

    Invest more in your leaders to help people grow. Try to avoid the continual restructures as it becomes exhausting

    Electronic Arts2019-07-20
  6. "Challenging"

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    Former Employee - Sales Manager in London, England
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Electronic Arts full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Dynamic environment with great people

    Cons

    Centrally driven leaving little flexibility at a local level

    Electronic Arts2019-07-08
  7. "Bad"

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    Current Employee - Work At Home Telephone Customer Service Representative in London, England
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Electronic Arts full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    I liked how they offered free coffee to customer

    Cons

    It was horrible i faced discrimination here

    Advice to Management

    Need to work on organization

    Electronic Arts2019-05-06
  8. Helpful (2)

    "Great people, but too many redundancies."

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at Electronic Arts full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Great people to work with (on a non-senior level)

    Cons

    SO many redundancies, too often.

    Electronic Arts2019-04-08
  9. Helpful (1)

    "Awesome"

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    Former Employee - Senior Software Engineer in London, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I worked at Electronic Arts full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    gr8 atmosphere superb talent awesome product good enviornment

    Cons

    product changes too often lack of visibility on how product performs

    Advice to Management

    continue developing the product listen to ur users

    Electronic Arts2019-03-11
  10. "Great business to work for"

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    Former Employee - Service Delivery Manager in Guildford, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Electronic Arts full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Being part of something great Team morale The ability to make change The ability to be heard

    Cons

    Feeling a little undervalued in such a big beast

    Advice to Management

    Review staff and hear their ideas often

    Electronic Arts2019-02-20
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