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Desktop Platform Engineer
Posted on 10/31/2022
Los Angeles, CA, USA
Experience Level
  • Experience shipping a AAA game
  • Strong programming background and C++ knowledge
  • Experience with OS level systems on Windows, Mac or Linux
  • Proficiency in one or more areas: graphics, DirectX, profiling, drivers, optimization
  • Improve the live Fortnite experience on Desktop platforms by debugging crashes and bugs
  • Implement and improve various low-level systems that interface with platform APIs, i.e. graphics APIs, memory allocators (physical and virtual), file systems, input systems, etc
  • Analyze and continuously strive to solve and optimize problems related to a modern game engine (load times, memory usage and platform specific performance issues)
  • Contribute features that benefit both Fortnite and Unreal Engine
Desired Qualifications
  • Prior shipped projects with Unreal Engine is a plus
Epic Games

1,001-5,000 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.
  • 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