Senior Director of Engineering

Epic Games

Epic Games

5,001-10,000 employees

Video game developer (makers of Fortnight)

Industrial & Manufacturing
Consumer Software
Real Estate

Senior, Expert

Morrisville, NC, USA

Required Skills
Data Structures & Algorithms
  • 10+ years of experience in the industry, leading big projects and teams across multiple countries and timezones.
  • Advanced knowledge of C++ and Python programming languages.
  • Strong engineering background, with advanced understanding of software architecture, design principles, data structures and algorithms.
  • Significant and relevant industry experience, such as game development, computer graphics or VFX with a focus on digital characters.
  • Great communication skills, verbal and written, with experience of working in a fast paced environment with cross disciplinary teams.
  • Knowledgeable about the state of the art research from the computer graphics field and more precisely digital human technology.
  • Lead a team of engineering, to whom you will be communicating vision, setting priorities and mentoring.
  • Work hands-on with engineering groups across different departments, brainstorming, building architectural solutions, helping in decision making...
  • Work closely with the MetaHuman leadership group, building and shaping MetaHuman product vision.
  • Play an active role in proposing, setting up, executing and delivering on new initiatives.
  • Be a point of contact for cooperation with other Epic teams and initiatives.
  • Provide inputs into the product road map, including milestone schedules and deliverables.
  • Be accountable for maintenance and improvement of good engineering practices.

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


Total Funding



Cary, North Carolina



Growth & Insights

6 month growth


1 year growth


2 year growth



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