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Technical Producer

Epic Games

Epic Games

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Cary, NC, USA
Posted on Friday, May 24, 2024

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.

PRODUCTION

What We Do

Whether it’s driving a vision from start to finish or collaborating with teams to inspire and deliver projects of Epic quality, Epic’s production teams take pride in consistently delivering world-class products and experiences.

What You'll Do

We are looking for a Technical Producer to join our Fortnite Online team. In this position you’ll work with both client and services teams to identify timelines and solutions to making ecosystem wide features. You’ll help to build scalable solutions for all Fortnite games and have opportunities to interact with teams across the company including LEGO, Rocket League and Unreal Engine. With your help, this team will make a significant impact making sure players can stay connected, interact and enjoy the experiences across our titles.

In this role, you will

  • Own the outcome - No matter the complexity or challenges, ensuring that our products launch and operate successfully
  • Meeting the daily needs of coordinating your team’s work are the basics. Delivering new features and services to end users and seeing complex features through the complete integration cycles with other teams are the fun part
  • Own the schedule - partner with discipline leads to determine time and people necessary to see projects through to completion
  • Build and maintain project plans, schedules, and roadmaps considering dependencies across multiple development teams to ensure successful releases
  • Communicate - Provide transparency on project status and risks to stakeholders in order to ensure they are properly informed of any impacts from upcoming releases. Communicate frequently with the rest of the production team and project leads on project status, risks, and opportunities
  • Focus on Users – Be an active customer advocate and ensure live issues affecting end users are being followed up on and resolved
  • Utilize tools like Jira, Google Suite, and Miro to organize work and maintain product roadmaps that directly drive development

What we're looking for

  • Extensive experience working in a production or project management role where you've managed cross-functional teams in the creation and delivery of technical projects in a fast-paced environment
  • Experience working with software development teams, particularly in a game environment (not required, but nice) or wearing multiple hats (product, project, program)
  • Ability to coordinate work and ensure collaboration between teams across multiple time zones
  • Experienced in working directly with developers and formulating methodologies that work for teams
  • The ability to work East Coast hours is preferred

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. 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.

ABOUT US

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.