Engineering

Tools Programmer, Editor Team

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 at Epic

 

What we do

Unreal projects have been leading the pack of real-time entertainment with our constantly growing team of engineering experts.  We’re always improving on the tools and technology that empower content developers worldwide.

What you’ll do

As a part of the Fortnite Editor team you’ll adapt and expand Unreal Editor functionality to solve issues and add functionality in support of a new toolset aimed at bringing the power of the Unreal Engine and Editor to our community of Fortnite creators. 

 

In this role, you will

  • Design and implement tools and engine features for Unreal Engine and Fortnite.
  • Improve the game development pipeline and add exciting new features to the engine.
  • Design and implement user interfaces for tools and pipelines in the Editor.
  • Analyze and fix common problems in a game engine such as load times, memory usage, and performance problems.
  • Support and improve game development for Fortnite working the game team and creative groups to solve unique issues.
  • Track down and fix issues in systems and tools.

 

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 and developing  large codebase
  • Experience writing UIs with a toolkit such as WPF, QT, Slate (UE UI system)
  • Familiarity with an existing game engine and understanding of editor concepts
  • Someone who is user-focused, passionate, scrappy, solutions-focused, and innovative. These traits equal success at Epic and influence everything we do.

 

ABOUT US

Epic Games spans across 12 countries with 32 studios and 1,800+ 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.