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Senior Mobile Platform Engineer
Fortnite Tech
Confirmed live in the last 24 hours
Locations
Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
Experience Level
Entry
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Desired Skills
Android Development
C/C++/C#
Management
OpenGL
Requirements
  • Extensive commercial C++ experience
  • Experience developing for Android-based systems
  • Experience with a broad range of engineering areas in shipping games or real-time visualization systems, with special attention given to low-level code and deep optimization
  • Well-versed in software engineering principles, especially API design
  • Familiarity with an existing game engine with an understanding of engine and editor concepts
  • Familiarity with development tools and profiling on modern systems, including frame capture and profiling with engine-level and platform-specific tooling
  • Experience developing in a large codebase at a fast pace, making trade-offs between usability, performance, and power
  • You're user-focused, passionate, scrappy, solutions-focused, and innovative. These traits equal success at Epic and influence everything we do
Responsibilities
  • Collaborate with a wide variety of Fortnite engineering and content creation teams to solve complex technical challenges in ways that move the stability and quality of Fortnite forward
  • Implement and improve various low-level systems that interface with platform APIs, i.e. memory allocators (physical and virtual), file systems, input systems, graphics APIs (OpenGL and Vulkan), shader compilers, etc
  • Analyze and continuously strive to solve and optimize problems related to a modern game engine (load times, memory usage and platform specific performance issues) and the wide range of content delivered within Fortnite
  • Make improvements to platform toolchains, i.e. compiler/linker support, deployment to device, SDK upgrades, platform specific data management tools, debugger integration, crash reporting, etc
  • Help us embrace, support, extend and enhance our engine for future hardware
Epic Games

1,001-5,000 employees

Video game developer (makers of Fortnight)
Company mission
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.
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