Build Engineer

Epic Games Cary, NC

About the Job

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.

Engineering at Epic

What we do

Unreal-powered projects have been on the bleeding edge of real-time entertainment for over 20 years. Our team of engineering experts are always innovating to improve the tools and technology that empower content developers worldwide.

What you'll do

We are looking for a Build Engineer who will work as a critical cog in the Epic machine while working with a broad group of discipline experts. Our build team support all Epic products, including the Unreal Engine and Fortnite, allowing us to ship industry defining titles for a multitude of platforms on a regular basis. If you are a highly motivated engineer who values enabling other people to work more efficiently, we want to talk with you.

In this role, you will

  • Collaborating with Epic engineers, QA and Production to optimize systems to their respective workflows
  • Supporting all Epic product releases
  • Maintaining and troubleshooting core Epic infrastructure
  • Developing creative solutions to important problems under tight deadlines

What we're looking for
  • Familiarity with build systems and pipeline tools for a game or engine
  • Experience with Perforce
  • Experience with C#, batch files and shell scripts
  • Preference to candidate with experience in C++
  • Open to working on Windows, Mac and Linux

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 for 100% of the premiums for both you and your dependents. We offer coverage for Medical, Dental, Vision HRA, Long Term Disability, AD&D and Life Insurance, 401k.

All Epic employees enjoy drinks, snacks, and lunches every day, free of charge - and we offer plenty of annual celebrations for employees and family members to show the love we have for our people. Additionally, each year, we celebrate the Epic family with company-wide paid breaks, generous paid time off, and recognize individuals for 7 years of employment with a paid sabbatical - we think our people are pretty awesome!

Like what you hear? Come be a part of something Epic!


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