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Mike Bassett

Mike Bassett

Senior Director of Engineering at Electronic Arts (EA)

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Hello 👋
My next available slot is

  • Friday 10th Dec2:00 PM (GMT)

Senior business leader with a strong engineering background. Sixteen years in the games industry, building and leading high calibre engineering teams to reliably deliver applications and libraries that have an incredible impact on Electronic Arts games. Passionate about establishing and developing a culture to ensure the sustainable confluence of innovation, quality, healthy teams and excellent customer experience. I have been very fortunate to collaborate with great executive stakeholders, engineers, product and project leaders. I believe that alignment is key to success, starting with the vision, translating this into goals, priorities and ultimately, the work. I bring an open and transparent communications style, enthusiasm and commitment for results. My leadership style is to build relationships, help others maintain perspective, and demonstrate and demand integrity and focus. I believe in coaching and growing my reports, and collaborating with my peers to ensure everyone wins together. Activities I love, Technical team management, technical project management, people leadership and management, achieving results through others, conflict resolution, negotiation, establishing a vision, goals and priorities and driving for success in environments with high levels of ambiguity and paradox.

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16 Years


Manager of Managers


Electronics & Semiconductors

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