Full-Time

Backend Engineer

Posted on 5/29/2024

Epic Games

Epic Games

5,001-10,000 employees

Develops 3D engine technology and digital platforms

Industrial & Manufacturing
Consumer Software
Real Estate
Education
Gaming

Compensation Overview

$157.4k - $230.8kAnnually

+ Bonus + Equity + Relocation Assistance

Senior

Bellevue, WA, USA

Required Skills
REST APIs
Requirements
  • 4+ years of software engineering experience
  • Solid background in writing distributed systems (REST / RPC / GraphQL) in large-scale environments
  • Proven track record of operating live services
  • Experience working with a distributed team of engineers to solve large and ambiguous problems
  • Experience owning and supporting team projects and features, from technical design to development to deployment, with minimal oversight
  • Excellent communication skills
  • User-focused, friendly, pragmatic, and innovative
Responsibilities
  • Craft high-performance online services at scale focused on authentication, authorization, and account management
  • Write distributed systems to handle large-scale challenges
  • Work with public cloud infrastructure to facilitate a fast-moving ecosystem
  • Own the entire lifecycle of services, including live operations and deployment
  • Collaborate with producers, product owners, and other engineers to ship solutions
  • Provide feedback and estimates on feature development and operational tasks
  • Be accountable for the solutions built and flexible around the ambiguity of the problem space

Epic Games is a prominent provider of Unreal Engine, a widely utilized 3D engine technology with applications in gaming, film, architecture, automotive, and simulation. The company also offers Epic Online Services and Epic Games Store, establishing a comprehensive digital platform for developers and creators to produce, distribute, and manage games and other content.

Company Stage

IPO

Total Funding

$15.4B

Headquarters

Cary, North Carolina

Founded

1991

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

11%

1 year growth

1%

2 year growth

11%

Benefits

Health coverage - 100% of the premiums for both you and your dependents. Our coverage includes Medical, Dental, a Vision HRA, Long Term Disability, Life Insurance & a 401k with competitive match and profit share

Robust mental well-being programs & free therapy and coaching for employees & dependents

Unlimited PTO & sick time

Paid sabbatical