At the core of Epic’s success are talented, passionate people. Epic prides itself on creating a collaborative, welcoming, and creative environment. Whether it’s building award-winning games or crafting engine technology that enables others to make visually stunning interactive experiences, we’re always innovating.

Being Epic means being a part of a team that continually strives to do right by our community and users. We’re constantly innovating to raise the bar of engine and game development.

Epic Games Unreal Engine Development Console team is looking for a smart, creative Engineering 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!

The UE Console team is responsible for a variety of game consoles including PlayStation 4 and 5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X/S, Switch, Steam Deck, and Stadia. We work on a variety of systems ranging among infrastructure, packaging, input, graphics, and general CPU tasks. We are often working with the latest technologies in gaming, working with console manufacturers to develop their software and hardware. Additionally we collaborate with the many teams at Epic working on games like Fortnite, Rocket League, and special showcase projects.

In This Role You Will:

  • Debugging CPU, GPU, and/or peripherals of modern game consoles

  • Performance analysis and optimization on game consoles

  • Development of workflow tools for game console targets

What We’re Looking For:

  • Degree work in CS or related fields

  • Demonstrated C++ programming skills from class or outside of school projects

  • Design gameplay sensibilities

  • Good knowledge of data structures and algorithms

  • Experience working with optimization

  • Interest in low level and cross platform programming

  • Self-driven desire to work in the games industry

  • Portfolio work (website, Github, examples of code or working projects/demos)

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

This is going to be Epic!


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!

Epic Games deeply values diverse teams and an inclusive work culture, and we are proud to be an Equal Opportunity employer. Learn more about our Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) Policy here.