Internship

Intern - Creative Team Engineering - Fortnite

Epic Games

San Francisco, CA 09-20-2022
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  • Paid
  • Internship
  • Entry (0-2 years) Experience
Job Description
Epic Games Fortnite Creative Engineering team is looking for a smart, creative Web Engineering Intern to join them in 2023. Our Interns are given challenging projects over 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!

As part of the Fortnite Creative Team, you'll be working with a cross-functional group to build a world class content creation ecosystem, including an exciting new project that changes how experiences are built and delivered in Fortnite. You'll work across the stack to develop responsive, user-centric web experiences for Fortnite Creators. Most importantly you'll work with an ambitious, energetic and fun team to continue making Fortnite one of the most popular and engaging gaming experiences in the world!

In This Role You Will:
• Develop web experiences for Fortnite Creators that allows them to publish and manage content in Fortnite, create a public presence and engage their audience and to learn and grow as a Creator.
• Work in a microservices environment that connects services across the Fortnite and Epic Games ecosystem
• Explore progressive web techniques including a modern, micro-frontend architecture
• Contribute to developer tooling and best practices that support working in a dynamic environment and operating at a massive scale
• Actively participate in daily meetings and team rituals as we build a roadmap and execute projects

What We're Looking For:
• Experience delivering innovative web projects and leveraging modern web development best practices
• Passion for building and maintaining consumer-facing web applications that are secure, scalable, and highly available
• Knowledge of JavaScript or TypeScript
• Experience with front-end frameworks like React and api development in Node.js
• Familiarity with cloud technologies, preferably AWS cloud services
• Understanding of NoSQL databases

This is an internship for 2023 with a flexible start date. Recruitment will be ongoing until teams find an ideal match. For more information about Epic's Early Career Program, visit Epicgames.com/students.

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-gk1pq4-34-229-119-176-42 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.