Senior Backend Programmer
Posted on 2/7/2024
INACTIVE
Epic Games

5,001-10,000 employees

Video game developer (makers of Fortnight)
Company Overview
Epic is a leading interactive entertainment company and provider of 3D engine technology. Epic operates Fortnite, one of the world’s largest games with over 350 million accounts. Epic also develops Unreal Engine, which powers the world’s leading games and is also adopted across industries such as film and television, architecture, automotive, manufacturing, and simulation. Through Unreal Engine, Epic Games Store, and Epic Online Services, Epic provides an end-to-end digital ecosystem for developers and creators to build, distribute, and operate games and other content.
Industrial & Manufacturing
Consumer Software
Real Estate
Education
Gaming

Company Stage

N/A

Total Funding

$16.9B

Founded

1991

Headquarters

Cary, North Carolina

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

-8%

1 year growth

0%

2 year growth

35%
Locations
Vancouver, BC, Canada
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
NoSQL
Java
AWS
REST APIs
Linux/Unix
CategoriesNew
Software Engineering
Requirements
  • 5+ years of experience in building online service or web systems
  • Deep knowledge of the object-oriented language (Java required), design and design patterns
  • Deep knowledge of restful API design and implementation
  • Deep knowledge of database systems both relational and NoSQL database
  • Experience of utilizing cache, messaging, async processing, etc. in online services
  • Experience with cloud technologies, preferably AWS cloud services
  • Experience with Unix flavored O/S
  • Experience in building ECommerce / Publishing system is a plus
Responsibilities
  • Define, deliver, and continuously improve SLAs for online services environment - system health and monitoring, reporting and response, and on call resolution
  • Maintain code quality internally and from outsourced partners
  • Communicate technical risks within and across the group
  • Handle various real-time issues on online services and platform
  • Provide input into the product road map, including milestone schedules and deliverables
  • Follow industry trends and maintain a strong interest in cutting edge technology
  • Be responsible for the successful delivery of various projects and products end to end
Desired Qualifications
  • Experience in building ECommerce / Publishing system