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Software Development Engineer in Test

Epic Games

Cary, NC 04-25-2024
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
Job Description
Software Development Engineer in Test (SDET)


What We Do

The Quality Assurance team owns the testing process, risk management, and quality evaluation of all products and functions across Epic. Our team works closely with developers and production to ensure the best possible user experience for our community and customers.

What You'll Do

As a Software Development Engineer in Test, you are a QA expert and developer who thrives and excels at delivering results at scale. Your primary role will be building testing and reporting tools, automation frameworks, and collaborating to identify areas suitable for automated testing. You will develop test framework features to enable developers and testers to author automated tests. We are looking for teammates who are passionate about upstream technical testing while developing tools, automation, and capacity engineering to raise the quality bar while advancing your technical capabilities and knowledge.

In this role, you will
• Own efforts to optimize and streamline existing automated test suites, ensuring comprehensive test coverage and efficient test execution
• Refactor and clean up existing test automation codebase to improve readability, maintainability, and scalability
• Design, develop, and maintain test tools and automation frameworks for our internal suite of developer tools
• Leverage our ETL tool to design dashboards to track performance metrics, testing patterns, optimize product verification and release processes, collaborate with Engineers, QA, and other SDETs across teams and projects
• Plan, design and implement complex test scenarios, including multi-user distributed automated testing
• Enable developers, testers, and analysts to author automation test scripts, implement automation best practices, and help lay the foundation of scalable automated test solutions
• Build relationships and partnerships with internal customers and stakeholders across Epic

What we're looking for
• Proven experience owning design, implementation, deployment, and maintenance of automated tests and frameworks
• Experience creating intuitive and visually appealing dashboards to present complex data in a clear and actionable format. Experience with Tableau/Grafana is a plus
• Experience with C++ required, proficiency with C#, Python, Typescript, and other languages a big plus
• Good knowledge of how game engines work; Experience with either UE5/Unity or a custom internal game engine
• Experience with end-to-end, functional, and unit tests
• Experience working collaboratively with team members on a common codebase using version control tools (e.g., Perforce, Git)
• Knowledge or experience with databases (Mongo, SQL, Dynamo, Spark), backend services and integrations are a huge plus
• Knowledge or experience with build and test orchestration tools (e.g., Jenkins) and gameplay scripting systems are a plus
• Knowledge or experience with cloud infrastructure (e.g., AWS) is a plus
• Games industry experience is a plus

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-d5yype-3-92-91-54-42 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.