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Build Programmer

Epic Games

Epic Games

Software Engineering
Clark, NJ, USA
Posted on Thursday, April 4, 2024


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

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

What You'll Do

We’re looking for a Build Programmer passionate about CI/CD, Cloud, and maintaining a world-class, industry leading Build Infrastructure to support projects across the company. You will help to ensure that all projects are running effectively and efficiently on our infrastructure including the smooth release of the new versions of the Unreal Engine, while improving tools and processes across projects.

In this role, you will

  • Collaborate with Epic developers, QA and Production to optimize their respective workflows on the Epic Build Farm
  • Maintain and troubleshoot core Epic build infrastructure - both on premise and on the cloud
  • Develop creative solution to keep the Epic Build Farm operating efficiently and effectively
  • Own and support various tools and processes owned by the team
  • Support Unreal Engine releases

What we're looking for

  • Familiarity with build systems and pipeline tools for a game or engine
  • Strong communication and collaboration skills
  • Experience with C#, batch files, shell script, and other scripting languages
  • Experience with Cloud Infrastructure: AWS, Azure, or Google
  • Experience with revision control: Perforce, Git, PlasticSCM
  • Experience with Windows
  • Open to working on Mac and Linux

This role is open to multiple locations across North America and Europe (including CA & WA).

Pay Transparency Information

The expected annual base pay range(s) for this position are detailed below. Each base pay range is relevant only for individuals who are residents of or will be expected to work within the specified locale. Compensation varies based on a variety of factors, which include (but aren’t limited to) things such as skills and competencies, qualifications, knowledge, and experience. In addition to base pay, most employees are eligible to participate in Epic’s generous benefit plans and discretionary incentive programs (subject to the terms of those plans or programs).

California Base Pay Range
$150,317$220,465 USD
Washington Base Pay Range
$141,299$207,238 USD


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.

Note to Recruitment Agencies: Epic does not accept any unsolicited resumes or approaches from any unauthorized third party (including recruitment or placement agencies) (i.e., a third party with whom we do not have a negotiated and validly executed agreement). We will not pay any fees to any unauthorized third party. Further details on these matters can be found here.