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QA Analyst

Epic Games

Epic Games

IT, Quality Assurance
Cary, NC, USA
Posted on Thursday, April 25, 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

The Quality Assurance team owns the testing process, risk management, and quality evaluation of all products and functions across Epic. Our team works closely with developers and production to ensure the best possible user experience for our community and customers.

What You'll Do

You are a QA expert and developer who thrives and excels at delivering results at-scale. Your vision and hands-on approach will continually maintain a high-quality, “testable software” mentality at Epic Games. We are looking for teammates who are passionate about upstream technical testing while developing tools, automation, and capacity engineering to raise the quality bar while advancing your technical capabilities and knowledge.

In this role, you will

  • Work with QA Engineers, QA leadership, SDETs, product owners, and developers to define acceptance criteria, identify risks, plan test coverage, and execute against your plans
  • Examine gaps in test plan and approach, collaborating with geographically distributed teams to deliver the highest quality version of the Platform Services, and its associated products, as possible
  • Build and drive test strategies and test plans to cover multiple features in a dynamic and fast-paced environment
  • Use a mix of technical and manual QA skills to execute a variety of testing techniques across your product. Analyze the quality of said product while troubleshooting reported defects and internal issues
  • Test features and integrations across the Epic Game Launcher, mobile platforms, and distribution services

What we're looking for

  • 3+ years of professional QA experience in a software or game-testing environment
  • Experience testing software - specifically, backend RESTful Services
  • Experience working beyond the presentation layer, debugging Service-to-Service interactions
  • Worked with AWS Services (or any other web hosting service provider) and interactions between our services and hosted services
  • Strong technical understanding of how services are utilized by clients and the common flow of data through backend systems
  • Experience collaborating with stakeholders within a team (production, design, dev)
  • Strong communication skills with the ability to confidently collaborate with your immediate and partner teams
  • Strong attention to detail


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. 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 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.