Gameplay Programmer
Posted on 2/12/2024
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
Cambridge, MA, USA
Experience Level
Entry
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CategoriesNew
Software Engineering
Requirements
  • Experience developing games professionally, and shipping AAA titles
  • Strong C++ skills and the ability to code and architect gameplay mechanics and tools
  • Experience with or desire to work in a live game environment
  • Keen interest in music and music games
Responsibilities
  • Work closely with art and design on a variety of gameplay features
  • Prototype and iterate and be willing to accept and respond to critical feedback
  • Collaborate with other engineers on technical approaches to satisfy both the surface-level and deeper, engineering-specific requirements
  • Optimize and fix bugs in existing gameplay systems to ensure high-quality user experiences across all platforms we support
  • Write robust, maintainable code
Desired Qualifications
  • Experience writing multiplayer gameplay systems is a plus