Intern - AI Programmer

Epic Games

London, United Kingdom 08-28-2023
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  • Paid
  • Internship
  • Entry (0-2 years) Experience
Job Description
Unreal Engine AI Intern Programmer

Epic Games is on the lookout for dynamic interns to join our dev teams in 2024. Whether you work on Fortnite, Unreal Engine, or any of our other games, products, and services, you'll join a team that's pushing the limits of interactive entertainment.
Our Interns are given challenging projects throughout the work term and are provided with a meaningful experience with high expectations for performance. If you want to build something Epic, this is the opportunity for you!


What We Do

Unreal-powered projects have been on the bleeding edge of real-time entertainment for over 20 years. Our team of engineering experts are always innovating to improve the tools and technology that empower content developers worldwide.

What You'll Do

Epic Games Unreal Engine Team is looking for creative Engine AI Programmer Interns to join them in 2024. This team is responsible for developing the tools of AI technologies that are then consumed by game content creators and developers alike, whether it be Fortnite, or any other games being developed with Unreal.

In this role, you will
• Create and iterate on Unreal Engine AI Tools such as Behaviors Trees, StateTrees, SmartObject, Navigation systems, etc
• Support technical excellence of Fortnite on multiple platforms
• Optimize and fix bugs in existing Unreal Engine AI systems
• Contribute ideas toward the game's AI production and development
• Write robust, maintainable C++ code

What we're looking for
• Strong C++ knowledge is a must
• Portfolio showcasing projects of gameplay and AI coding utilizing C++
• Familiarity with Unreal Engine is an Asset
• Passionate about game development and Epic Games products
• Exceptional communication skills and experience working within a team
• Able to react and respond effectively to coding feedback

This internship has a flexible start date in 2024. Recruitment will be ongoing until teams find an ideal match. Applicants must be legally authorized to work in the posting location for the duration of the internship. For more information about Epic's Early Career Program, visit

Note to Recruitment Agencies: Epic does not accept any unsolicited resumes or approaches from any unauthorized third party (including recruitment or placement agencies) (i.e., a third party with whom we do not have a negotiated and validly executed agreement). We will not pay any fees to any unauthorized third party. Further details on these matters can be found here.

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-rv2w5n-3-237-31-191-42 in your application.

Company Profile
Epic Games

Founded in 1991, Epic Games 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 and 2.5 billion friend connections. 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.