Senior Animation Programmer
LEGO Fortnite
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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.
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
Python
Lua
CategoriesNew
Software Engineering
Requirements
  • Excellent C++ experience
  • Familiarity with scripting systems like Blueprint, Lua, Python, etc.
  • Experience with rigging systems, animation state machines, low-level animation systems, physics-based animation and/or IK systems
  • Well-versed in software engineering principles
  • Experience in a cross-disciplinary development environment with excellent communication skills
  • Experience with an existing game engine and editor concepts. UE4 or UE5 would be nice to have
  • Experience developing in a large codebase at a fast pace, making trade-offs between usability, performance, and power
Responsibilities
  • Designing and implementing animation features and tools
  • Working closely with other engineers, animators, and technical animators
  • Analyzing and optimizing both memory and performance in systems that have to scale from high-end to mobile systems
  • Contributing to the broader design and implementation of the whole project
Desired Qualifications
  • Fearless attitude to making deep and profound changes to an existing engine to provide paradigm shifting improvements that change the world