WHAT MAKES US EPIC?
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.
What We Do
Driving the plug-in power behind Unreal Engine 5. We bridge connections for licensees and our own internal game teams to online services. This allows games like Fortnite to utilize a combination of online platform services as well as Epic’s own online services to build cross-platform online features. Login, parties, voice chat, matchmaking, purchasing, cloud storage, and analytics are just a few examples of online features that our Online Game Services team helps games utilize.
What You'll Do
We’re looking for a Sr. Fullstack Engineer to be a Tech Lead on the Epic Online Services (EOS) team to work directly on our Developer Portal project and the backend services that support it. You'll work on the project with a full-stack focus in this role.
This position is listed in multiple locations across North America, including:
Los Angeles, CA,
In this role, you will
Drive initiatives autonomously where your skills in communication, requirements gathering, system design, code construction, and continuous delivery will be constantly challenged.
For different initiatives, you will:
Define end-to-end feature development, from requirements to implementation;
Communicate with Product people and Customers using Product Requirements documents and with other Engineers using technical documentation like RFC, Pull Requests, Pair-programming, and white-boarding
Create Proof of Concepts
Participate in active development and maintenance of the existing codebase
Proactively research better ways of engineering the framework components
Manage backlog of bug fixes, feature requests, and system enhancements
Enhance CI/CD pipeline to support independent and fast releases
Facilitate collaboration of the Developer Portal team with other Epic teams
Support work for establishing shared practices and development standards
What we're looking for
Deep knowledge of TypeScript, Node.js and experience in architecting systems
Experience in server-side development and configuring infrastructure, CI/CD
4+ years experience crafting secure, scalable, and highly available web applications and services
Experience writing front-end applications (we use React)
Focus on service maintainability and security
Understanding authorization and authentication mechanisms (OAuth, OpenID, JWT)
Experience with Cloud Providers and Infrastructure-as-code
Someone who is user-focused, passionate, scrappy, solutions-focused, and innovative
Someone that understands engineering practices, like TDD, Pair-programming, refactoring, Clean code, and Code design
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!