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Director – Policy

Trust & Safety

Posted on 6/28/2024

Epic Games

Epic Games

5,001-10,000 employees

Develops 3D engine technology and digital platforms

Industrial & Manufacturing
Consumer Software
Real Estate

Compensation Overview

$209.8k - $307.7kAnnually

+ Discretionary Incentive Programs


Washington, USA + 2 more

Risk & Compliance
Legal & Compliance
Required Skills
Public Policy
  • 10+ years of experience working in Trust & Safety, with the majority of that experience in Policy roles
  • Experience developing policy for products with user-generated content and 100M+ users; experience in gaming a plus
  • Self-motivated and able to independently drive results
  • Excellent problem-solving and decision-making abilities, especially in high-pressure situations, while demonstrating composure and flexibility
  • Strong bias for action and always driving improvements and optimization in teams, tools, processes, and policies
  • Great team leader who hires and develops the best
  • Able to work in a dynamic environment and successfully manage multiple concurrent projects
  • Prioritize high-priority escalations or consultations, making sound, reasoned judgments even in high-visibility or urgent situations, and maintaining consistent and concise communication with relevant stakeholders
  • Solve complex, nuanced policy challenges using research, industry standards, prior industry experience, and/or data where relevant
  • Stay up-to-date on current and emerging policy trends, resources, and mitigations, especially within the gaming industry
  • Collaborate closely with colleagues in trust and safety, legal, public policy, product, and engineering to gather and consolidate insights, input, and expertise into policy development or policy enforcement decisions. Partner with enablement to scale policies across the ecosystem
  • Respectfully share opinions in a manner that respects past decisions and allows for new perspectives, and is inclusive of diverse viewpoints
  • Become a trusted partner for Epic product teams and be an internal expert for products across our ecosystem, such as individual games or specific policies
  • Engage in a collaborative, supportive, and fun work environment that values open and direct communication and knowledge sharing
  • Hire a team and build out the Policy function

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


Total Funding



Cary, North Carolina



Growth & Insights

6 month growth


1 year growth


2 year growth



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