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Senior Software Engineer, Developer Relations

Epic Games

Cary, NC 04-17-2024
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
Job Description
Senior Software Engineer, Developer Relations (World Creation Tools)


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

We're looking for a Software Programmer to help bridge Unreal Engine end users from various industries, locations, and levels of experience, with Epic's development team. The ideal candidate is an senior C++ programmer, with experience in real-time applications who is customer focused, and has excellent communication skills.

In this role, you will
• Provide engineering consultation to Unreal Engine licensees as they navigate difficult problems
• Debug, review and analyze a host of development issues from bugs to runtime performance challenges
• Work with customers and technical partners from multiple industries to ensure features meet their needs
• Write well documented and optimized code for fixes and feature improvements
• Drive the creation and development of knowledge sharing resources such as live presentations, whitepapers, tutorials and knowledge articles.
• Provide mentorship and coaching to team members

What we're looking for
• Excellent C++ skills with demonstrated experience in multi-threaded applications
• A strong foundation in real-time applications, 3D math, data structures and algorithms
• Experience profiling and optimizing CPU/GPU systems in one or more areas of game development or similar industry
• Strong written/verbal communication skills including the ability to give technical presentations to audiences with varying technical backgrounds
• A creative problem solver with a passion for helping other developers
• Self-motivated individual who will take ownership of the technical relationship with developers and work proactively to reduce friction and improve processes
• Professional experience with UE4/UE5 is an asset
• Shipped titles, especially games utilizing an open world or large coordinate system is an asset

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-rj0710-3-236-116-27-42 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.