Senior Physics Programmer
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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.
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Company Stage

N/A

Total Funding

$15.4B

Founded

1991

Headquarters

Cary, North Carolina

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

9%

1 year growth

2%

2 year growth

36%
Locations
Morrisville, NC, USA
Experience Level
Entry
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Expert
Desired Skills
Data Structures & Algorithms
CategoriesNew
Software Engineering
Requirements
  • Strong C++ knowledge and excellent math skills
  • Passion for physics and making physics work in the game world
  • Experience implementing new systems
  • Demonstrated interest in games with 5+ years of professional experience
  • Experience with the implementation of simulation or physics systems in a game engine; including core algorithms, performance optimization, behavior, etc.
  • Experience working with other game physics engines such as Havok, PhysX, Bullet, etc.
Responsibilities
  • Implement and maintain new physics systems within the Unreal Engine focusing on physically based characters with an eye for performance optimization and scalability
  • Maintain the existing physics engine and integration into the Unreal Engine
  • Be forward-thinking with keeping up to date on current techniques, research, graphics data, hardware, etc.