Intern - Engine Programmer - Special Projects

Epic Games

Larkspur, CA 08-19-2022
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  • Paid
  • Internship
  • Entry (0-2 years) Experience
Job Description
Epic Games Special Projects Development Team is looking for a smart, creative Engine Programmer 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!

In This Role You Will:
• Assist development on engine features and tooling revolving around linear media production (virtual production, performance capture, asset authoring within engine -- all in service of the dedicated project).
• Work closely with the Engine team to apply and improve emerging technologies within Unreal Engine
• Solving a wide variety of technical challenges under deadlines

What We're Looking For:
• Degree work in CS or related fields.
• Work samples required (indie, academic, hobby project etc.)
• Strong C++ knowledge
• Demonstrated interest in real-time simulation, graphics, or game development
• Basic understanding of a real-time engine: graphics, physics, tools, audio, networking, memory handling, scripting, I/O, etc.
• Strong communication and teamwork skills
• Familiarity with Unreal Engine 4/5 strongly preferred

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

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-r72798-3-229-117-149-42 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.