Lead Infrastructure Engineer (Unreal Cloud Services)


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.


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. And now on the cloud too.


The mission of the Unreal Cloud Services (UCS) team is to help create the ultimate suite of content creation tools with native support for collaboration and cloud. We believe that the future of content creation is made of small, connected virtual teams coming together for projects while using tools that considerably simplify the process of creating high quality content.


We are looking for an experienced engineer to lead the Infra/Ops team. You will be responsible for leading engineers and shaping the cloud infrastructure for all UCS services (such as MetaHuman Creator and Twinmotion), so the role offers a huge opportunity to grow a function in your own vision.


  • You’re user-focused, passionate, scrappy, solutions-focused, and innovative. These traits equal success at Epic and influence everything we do. 
  • Experience managing a team of engineers
  • Microservices architecture
  • AWS (networking, compute, IAM, S3, auto-scaling, etc.) 
  • Kubernetes
  • Linux
  • Scripting and programming capabilities 
  • Experience being on-call and incident management
  • Bonus points for experience managing a remote team, Windows Server VMs in the cloud and Prometheus / Alertmanager / Grafana stack


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!

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