Lead Level Designer

Posted on 5/3/2024

Epic Games

Epic Games

5,001-10,000 employees

Develops 3D engine technology and digital platforms

Industrial & Manufacturing
Consumer Software
Real Estate

Senior, Expert

Morrisville, NC, USA

  • Minimum 7+ years of experience shipping multiple titles as a level designer
  • 2+ years of experience in a lead-level designer role, with demonstrated ability to manage or lead a team effectively
  • Experience using a level editor (UE5, or similar)
  • Direct involvement with prop placement, lighting, mood/atmosphere, and design markup
  • Experience working closely and communicating with artists
  • Demonstrated ability to improvise and creatively solve problems
  • Lead the vision and outcome of POIs and levels that focus on building and compelling gameplay spaces
  • Lead, develop, and grow the design team, enabling designers to achieve their career goals and best outcomes while also increasing the capabilities of the team
  • Roll up your sleeves and dive into some IC work when needed and lead by example to set the quality bar for design
  • Actively participate in big-picture decisions and ensure the design team focuses on the right elements to achieve superior results
  • Work closely with production to identify, prioritize, assign, and evaluate design work

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