Technical Designer
Building Sets
Posted on 2/3/2024
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
Morrisville, NC, USA
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
UI/UX Design
Communications
CategoriesNew
UI/UX & Design
Requirements
  • Unreal editor experience
  • Blueprint experience
  • Level design experience
  • Communication skills
  • Player empathy
  • Collaboration skills
Responsibilities
  • Own the implementation of new modular building kits, ensuring that they work well within the system
  • Use and improve the building system to make it as expressive and player-friendly as possible
  • Monitor the internal tooling and ingestion workflows and either fix them yourself, or refer them to the proper engineering resources
  • Suggest UX decisions on how tools and workflows should function
  • Assess technical debt in the systems you touch, and work with leadership on reducing or managing that debt
  • Stay fully versed in the current and long-term design objectives of your design group, and represent those objectives in engineering discussions
  • Work closely with art, level design and production teams to ensure that all upcoming modular building kits can be implemented in a timely manner and function well
Desired Qualifications
  • Experience in a professional setting or on personal projects