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Engineering at Epic
What We Do
As part of the Metahuman team at Epic, we build asset management systems and pipelines to support digital human creation.
What You'll Do
Epic Games is seeking an experienced Backend Developer to help build, document, and maintain core frameworks and services underlying our internal production pipelines for MetaHuman. The ideal candidate will be a proven problem solver with a passion for working with and supporting production artists and other pipeline developers.
In This Role You Will
Establish a working knowledge of the team’s internal codebase, standards, and processes.
Work with artists and other developers to identify and remove bottlenecks, reduce repetitive tasks, and contribute new ideas and perspectives.
Design, build, and document forward thinking solutions that empower artists and other developers to iterate faster and work more efficiently.
Proactively identify and fix problems in code and processes.
What We're Looking For
Self motivated and passionate about making the content creation process more efficient
Expert level Python programming experience
Experience in supporting infrastructure as code, CI/CD, and other services related to a distributed global pipeline
Experience building integrated solutions for off the shelf content creation software such as Unreal Engine, Maya, Houdini, Substance Painter/Designer, etc.
Demonstrated ability to work well within a team contributing to a shared codebase
Working knowledge of version control systems such as Perforce and Git
Working knowledge of, and demonstrated experience with Docker, AWS
Experience solving impactful technical challenges; we look for people who can assess a challenge, craft a scalable architecture, and run with implementation
Service ownership and/or maintaining live services experience; the ability to run, troubleshoot, and deploy your own services (we use Kubernetes, Terraform)
Experience with databases (we use Mongo)
EPIC JOB + EPIC BENEFITS = EPIC LIFE
We pay 100% for benefits except for PMI (for dependents). Our current benefits package includes pension, private medical insurance, health care cash plan, dental insurance, disability and life insurance, critical illness, cycle to work scheme, flu shots, health checks, and meals. We also offer a robust mental well-being program through Modern Health, which provides free therapy and coaching for employees & dependents.
Epic Games spans across 19 countries with 55 studios and 4,500+ employees globally. For over 25 years, we’ve been making award-winning games and engine technology that empowers others to make visually stunning games and 3D content that bring environments to life like never before. Epic’s award-winning Unreal Engine technology not only provides game developers the ability to build high-fidelity, interactive experiences for PC, console, mobile, and VR, it is also a tool being embraced by content creators across a variety of industries such as media and entertainment, automotive, and architectural design. As we continue to build our Engine technology and develop remarkable games, we strive to build teams of world-class talent.
Like what you hear? Come be a part of something Epic!
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