Full-Time

Senior Gameplay Designer

Epic Games

Epic Games

5,001-10,000 employees

Video game developer (makers of Fortnight)

Industrial & Manufacturing
Consumer Software
Real Estate
Education
Gaming

Senior

Morrisville, NC, USA

Required Skills
Communications
Requirements
  • 5+ years of game design experience with multiple shipped titles
  • Mastery of visual scripting languages, preferably Blueprints
  • A broad, cross-disciplinary skill set is highly valued since we have a lean team
  • Ability to communicate your ideas and collaborate with others
  • Create clear and concise design specs
  • Strong verbal communication of ideas to the team
  • Creating your own functional prototypes
  • Experience with network replication
  • Familiarity with Fortnite and Epic Games suite of products
  • Player first, passionate, scrappy, solutions-focused, and innovative. These traits equal success at Epic and influence everything we do
Responsibilities
  • Own the implementation of major systems from start to finish, driving the vision forward in a cohesive way with the rest of the product
  • Be the go-to person for the implementation of complex content that stretches the capabilities of existing systems and that requires heavy artist/designer/engineer interaction
  • Be an advocate for player experience and create compelling user stories
  • Lead by example to set the quality bar for design; Work closely with production to identify, prioritize, assign, and evaluate design work
  • Actively participate in big-picture decisions and ensure the design team focuses on the correct elements to achieve superior results
  • Drive collaborative and iterative prototyping, both paper-based and in-game
  • Attend playtests, provide feedback, and identify practical solutions to problems

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.

Company Stage

IPO

Total Funding

$15.4B

Headquarters

Cary, North Carolina

Founded

1991

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

9%

1 year growth

3%

2 year growth

37%

Benefits

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