Full Time Job

Senior Security Engineer - Mobile, Backend

Epic Games

Cary, NC 04-01-2024
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Senior (5-10 years) Experience
Job Description

What We Do
Our ECOSEC team provides a safer experience for Epic's users. We work across multiple products and services to improve technology and craft transparent policies so our players and users can have positive experiences on our platforms.

What You'll Do

Epic Games is looking for a Senior Backend Security Engineer focused on Mobile to develop and improve our services and products that protect our services, products, and games. Your efforts will be critical to the success of Epic and the many creators who depend on it. The ideal candidate would have prior experience developing backend security services for mobile product ecosystems. This is an incredible opportunity to create a safe environment for millions of players and make a positive impact on the entire Epic mobile ecosystem.

In this role, you will
• Directly contribute code and be a code owner for multiple services and code-bases
• Collaborate with engineers, data analysts, and other developers to improve existing and craft new security processes specifically around mobile
• Build and improve internal tooling at scale to protect the Epic mobile ecosystem
• Follow best practices and proactively seek out opportunities to improve the security of Epic's products and services
• Proactively identify problems and solutions to ensure Epic's mobile ecosystem is secure
• Handle various real-time issues that may arise on online services and platforms
• Leverage standards to unlock the network effect and follow industry best practice for mobile application security

What we're looking for
• 5+ years of software engineering experience, with experience in mobile games and applications security
• Expert knowledge in one or more of the following programming languages in a security environment: C++, Java, Swift, or Go
• Deep understanding of distributed systems and design patterns
• Deep, technical understanding of application security, especially on mobile devices
• Knowledge and experience developing methods to scan for vulnerabilities
• Strong knowledge of AWS/Cloud infrastructure including code-as-infrastructure (e.g. Terraform)
• Experience building & managing distributed systems, designing APIs and deploying services (e.g. Kubernetes)
• Experience working in Go for backend services (also Java/Javascript/Typescript)
• Experience working with big data analytics to solve, prevent, or monitor for problems
• Knowledge and/or experience mitigating supply chain attacks

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-ro85w2-3-227-240-72-42 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.