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Gameplay Animation Programmer Internship - Fortnite

 

Epic Games is on the lookout for smart, dynamic interns to join our dev teams. When you join Epic you'll join a team that's pushing the limits of gaming and interactive. From Unreal Engine and Fortnite, to TwinMotion and the Epic Games Store, you'll contribute to the unrelenting focus on innovation, quality and community that defines us.

Epic Games Fortnite team is looking for a creative Gameplay Animation Programmer Intern to join them in 2022. This team is responsible for developing and maintaining gameplay animation features to bring the world of Fortnite to life.  The successful candidate will work with the Battle Royale team to support the intersection between animation and gameplay.

Our Interns are given challenging projects over the work term, and are provided with a meaningful experience with high expectations for performance. If you want to build something Epic, this is the opportunity for you!

 

Responsibilities: 

  • Help to create and maintain the systems that express gameplay animation using C++
  • Debug complex issues at the nexus of animation gameplay
  • Use debugging techniques to help animators diagnose issues relating to emotes, character animation, events, etc
  • Troubleshoot animation related issues and collaborate on solutions to common animation problems

 

Qualifications:

  • Evidence of C++ projects required 
  • Strong desire to work in real-time animation game systems
  • Familiarity with animation fundamentals 
  • Experience with Unreal Engine is a plus
  • Passionate about Epic Games and specifically Fortnite

 

This is a remote, paid internship for 2022 with a flexible start date. Recruitment will be ongoing until teams find an ideal match. For more information about Epic Internships, visit Epicgames.com/students.

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Epic Games spans across 12 countries with 32 studios and 3,000+ employees globally. For over 25 years, we’ve been making award-winning games and engine technology that empowers others to make visually stunning games and 3D content that bring environments to life like never before. Epic’s award-winning Unreal Engine technology not only provides game developers the ability to build high-fidelity, interactive experiences for PC, console, mobile, and VR, it is also a tool being embraced by content creators across a variety of industries such as media and entertainment, automotive, and architectural design. As we continue to build our Engine technology and develop remarkable games, we strive to build teams of world-class talent.

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