Full-Time

Senior Systems Designer

Ranked, Fortnite

Posted on 6/10/2024

Epic Games

Epic Games

5,001-10,000 employees

Develops 3D engine technology and digital platforms

Industrial & Manufacturing
Consumer Software
Real Estate
Education
Gaming

Senior

Montreal, QC, Canada

Requirements
  • 5+ years of experience designing game systems with an emphasis on progression
  • 2+ years of experience shipping updates and new features to players on a regular cadence or similar experiences that have transferable years of experience
  • A broad, cross-disciplinary skill set
  • A genuine passion for the nuts and bolts of a well-oiled system
  • Demonstrated talent for empathizing with players and a deep understanding of player motivations
  • Strong interest in ranked and competitive play in BR and other multiplayer games
  • Solution-oriented problem solver who can react quickly to changing project needs and drive to decisions
Responsibilities
  • Be the go-to person for teammates to rely upon as a subject matter expert and owner for progression, matchmaking, and related features
  • Drive the design of the Competitive space with an emphasis on systems that value players’ investment in skilled Battle Royale play
  • Monitor and maintain ranked play in Build and Zero Build modes across all regions
  • Invent additional vectors for showcasing accomplishments among players of different skill levels, regions, and friend groups
  • Create clear and concise designs and champion them to stakeholders across the organization effectively
  • Lead by example to set the quality bar for design
  • Actively participate in big-picture decisions and ensure the design team focuses on the correct elements to achieve superior results
  • Attend playtests and play live to provide feedback and identify practical solutions to problems

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