BioWare

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WHAT ROLE

Headquarters Redwood Shores, CA
Size 500 to 999 Employees
Operated By Electronic Arts
Founded 1995
Type Subsidiary or Business Segment
Industry Media

BioWare develops high-quality console, PC, and online role-playing games focused on rich stories, unforgettable characters, and vast worlds to discover. Since 1995, BioWare has created some of the world's most critically acclaimed titles, including Baldur's Gate™, Neverwinter Nights™, Star Wars ™: Knights of the Old Republic™, Jade Empire™, Mass Effect™, and Dragon Age... More

Mission: Our vision is to create, deliver, and evolve the most emotionally engaging games in the world. We invite you to join us on the journey.

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BioWare's vision is to create, deliver, and evolve the most emotionally engaging games in the world.

BioWare develops high-quality console, PC, and online role-playing games focused on rich stories, unforgettable characters, and vast worlds to discover. Since 1995, BioWare has created some of the world's most critically acclaimed titles, including Baldur's Gate™, Neverwinter Nights™, Star Wars ™: Knights of the Old Republic™, Jade Empire™, Mass Effect™, and Dragon Age™. BioWare operates in Edmonton (Alberta, Canada), Montreal (Quebec, Canada), and Austin (Texas, United States). In 2008, BioWare was acquired by Electronic Arts, a leading global interactive entertainment publisher.

Currently announced projects at BioWare include the ongoing support of the Mass Effect franchise, one of the highest rated video game series of all time, Dragon Age: Inquisition, the highly anticipated sequel and next entry in the Dragon Age franchise, and Star Wars ™: The Old Republic™, a story-driven massively multiplayer online game.

Values

Quality in the Workplace

  • Advocate for work/life balance
  • Engage employees in a high-performance setting
  • Promote team-oriented work

Quality in our Products

  • Deliver the best story-driven games in the world
  • Build a trusted brand through products, events, and community

Working at BioWare

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Employees say it's “OK”   53 ratings

3.4

0% Approve of the CEO   1 ratings

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Andrew Wilson

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A surprising amount of dysfunction for an otherwise awesome company

  Former Employee in Edmonton, AB

Pros: Reasonable pay, top notch benefits, free breakfast, unique perks (fitness allowance/transit pass program). Lots of fun, well intentioned staff events and food rewards. Plenty of genuinely good and friendly people. Full Review

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Animator

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$76,500
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Designer

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$60,570
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Senior Environment Artist

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$78,047
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Accepted Offer – Reviewed May 22, 2014

Interview Details The interview process was the best I have experienced. Between the talent coordinator and the team that interviewed me I was always aware of where I was at in the process. Everyone involved was thorough, courteous and professional.Full Interview

Interview Question:
There weren't any difficult or surprise questions. Each interview had a good build up and everything asked was specific to the job at hand - there were no 'gotcha' moments or hidden agendas. Answer Question

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