WHAT MAKES US EPIC?

At the core of Epic’s success are talented, passionate people. Epic prides itself on creating a collaborative, welcoming, and creative environment. Whether it’s building award-winning games or crafting engine technology that enables others to make visually stunning interactive experiences, we’re always innovating.

Being Epic means being a part of a team that continually strives to do right by our community and users. We’re constantly innovating to raise the bar of engine and game development.

ENGINEERING - ENGINE

What We Do

Unreal-powered projects have been on the bleeding edge of real-time entertainment for over 20 years. Our team of engineering experts are always innovating to improve the tools and technology that empower content developers worldwide.

What You'll Do

We’re looking for a generalist Tools Programmer passionate about working on a world-class AAA game engine partnering not only with the traditional games industry but also the aviation, automotive, architecture, film/vfx/broadcast TV industries and more. In this position, you will be able to design and implement robust frameworks, tools and features in the engine to fulfill the needs of our customers. If you're an experienced engineer looking for an opportunity to grow and contribute to our engine and feature development in order to expand beyond the games industry, we want to talk to you.

In This Role You Will

  • Participate in the definition and planning of future work
  • Design and implement frameworks, tools and features in the engine and its editor 
  • Continuously make improvements to existing frameworks, tools and features
  • Analyze and fix problems reported by customers and other internal teams
  • Collaborate with other function teams, QA, Tech Specialists, to always deliver the best product to our customers
  • Support external customers by answering their requests and questions

What We're Looking For

  • Excellent C++ skills
  • Experience writing tools that improve the user experience of the consumer of the tool or that add some obvious value to game development or similar field
  • Well versed in software engineering principles
  • Experience writing UIs with a toolkit such as WPF, QT, Slate (UE4 UI system)
  • Familiarity with an existing game engine with an understanding of game engine and editor concepts
  • Familiarity with multiple platforms and/or Unreal Engine 4 is a plus
  • Experience developing in a large codebase; ideally experience designing and implementing a tool from the ground up
  • Demonstrated ability to communicate fluently in English (written and verbal)
  • Someone who is user-focused, passionate, scrappy, solutions-focused, and innovative. These traits equal success at Epic and influence everything we do.

PLEASE NOTE: This position is open in multiple locations across North America including:
Cary, NC
Los Angeles, CA
Bellevue, WA
Toronto, ON
Larkspur, CA

ABOUT US

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.

Like what you hear? Come be a part of something Epic!

Epic Games deeply values diverse teams and an inclusive work culture, and we are proud to be an Equal Opportunity employer. Learn more about our Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) Policy here.

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