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
The Fortnite Social team is responsible for creating and championing new social experiences within Fortnite. We do this by building out new features as well as collaborating with other teams to build integration for social systems throughout the Epic ecosystem. We have to think about solving many problems for many different kinds of customers, which is a big product management challenge.
So if you like working with a great team to solve hard problems for many different customers, come and join the team at Epic!
What You'll Do
Product management is both challenging and rewarding. You will work across multiple disciplines to pull together a clear sense of What we’re building, Why we’re doing that (rather than the many other things we could be doing) and Who cares about it.
As part of the Fortnite Social team you’ll be focused on enabling our players to have fun while creating meaningful friendships. This important pursuit requires empathy for our players as well as an analytical approach towards their actions to better understand their needs and requirements, and then reflect those learnings to the engineering teams so that we can experiment with well-considered solutions.
In This Role You Will
- Drive initiatives with minimal direction/supervision
- Establish, guide, and modify product deliverables
- Collaborate with development team to design and validate user-facing features
- Thinks strategically about problems encountered, develops working solutions, makes sound decisions with occasional guidance
What We're Looking For
- Worked on multiplayer experiences (in games is a bonus)
- Product management experience working with exceptional engineering talent
- A demonstrable track record of shipping products that delight users
- Drive consensus with clever, thoughtful, and kind people as a team
- Excellent communication and relationship-building skills
- Knowledge of principles, practices and standards within area, skilled with using common tools and procedures
- Can handle complex tasks and thinks about project scope
- Comfortable with change and the need for adaptation
- SQL skills is a bonus
EPIC JOB + EPIC BENEFITS = EPIC LIFE
Our intent is to cover all things that are medically necessary and improve the quality of life. We pay 100% of the premiums for both you and your dependents. Our coverage includes Medical, Dental, a Vision HRA, Long Term Disability, Life Insurance & a 401k with competitive match and profit share. We also offer a robust mental well-being program through Modern Health, which provides free therapy and coaching for employees & dependents.
Throughout the year we celebrate our employees with events and company-wide paid breaks. We offer unlimited PTO and sick time and recognize individuals for 7 years of employment with a paid sabbatical.
Epic Games spans across 12 countries with 32 studios and 3,000+ 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.