Electronic Arts - Tiburon is a studio division of Electronic Arts Inc. (EA).
EA is the leading developer of interactive electronic entertainment (e.g. computer and console
games like John Madden Football, The Sims, James Bond 007, Medal of Honor, and FIFA Soccer).
Revenues exceed $2.9B with over 5,000 employees in 26 different countries.
EA is pursuing four strategic objectives:
#1 Publisher on game consoles
#1 Publisher on PC platform
#1 Online entertainment provider
#1 People Company
EA Tiburon is one of Electronic Arts’ leading studios in the development of many sports
oriented titles (e.g. Madden and NCAA Football, NASCAR Racing) and action titles (e.g. NFL
I. Basic Function
The Studio CFO is responsible for the financial analysis, forecasting, budgeting and financial
planning processes. As a key member of the Studio management team, the Studio CFO must be an
agent of change, committed to optimizing profits and development resources, achieving the
Studio’s goals including ensuring on-time delivery of products, increasing product
performance, efficiently managing costs and taking all actions necessary to drive the
achievement of the Studio’s and the Company’s overall performance objectives.
II. Responsibilities and Duties
• Development of financial and operational analysis process with regard to profitability of
the businesses, including; expense analysis, product line reporting, new product
opportunities, optimization of development resources, etc.
• Direct the forecasting, budgeting and Financial Planning Process (in support of overall
Strategic Planning Process).
• Process owner for Capital Budgeting process within the Studio. Responsible for the related
process, policies and procedures, in conjunction with Corporate initiatives.
A. BS/BA/BBA (Finance or Accounting) with MBA and/or CPA (MBA preferred).
B. Strong financial skills coupled with sound business judgment. Extensive financial analysis
(including financial modelling expertise), forecasting, budgeting and planning experience.
C. Commercially minded and engaged in the business; a proactive business partner.
D. Change agent: creativity coupled with skill in implementing new ideas and process
improvements in a complex and growing organization.
E. Personal qualities to effectively achieve desired results: professional presence,
intelligence, self-confidence and ability to interact with senior management. Proven ability
to establish and build relationships across an organization.
F. Highly motivated individual with results oriented mentality.
Compensation & Benefits
At EA, we expect a lot from our employees and, in return, our employees expect a lot from EA.
Our Total Compensation program rewards and recognizes our employees in many ways. From
competitive base salaries to stock options and more, EA is continually looking for ways to
demonstrate how highly we value our committed employees. Total Compensation consists of the
• Competitive base salary
• Targeted performance bonus
• Stock options
• Employee stock purchase plan
• 401(k) with employer matching program
• Medical, dental, and vision plans
Visit our website at www.tiburon.com
Company: Electronic Arts