Epic Games is adding a Web Engineer Lead to work across the stack while leading a team with a focus on Epic's customer-facing websites including the Epic Games store (www.epicgames.com). You'll work with Epic teams around the world to further develop and maintain a responsive front end and user-centered experiences. Our web team is more than just marketing websites - our engineers build applications and tools that support many of the teams at Epic. We use a wide range of technologies based on the application and need - such as React+Node for in-house frontend applications, NGINX/Jetty/Apache web servers to name a few. Whether it's a tool used by customer service to assist gamers or a web-based companion application for a game, at Epic you'll have opportunities to make an impact in many areas across the company.
Leading a small team of highly skilled engineers
Ensure the utilization of latest web technology to build user-friendly high-performance web applications, both on the front-end and back-end
Design, review, and oversee the implementation of Epic's web framework to all consumer-facing websites and applications
Performance improvement and security hardening of web applications and infrastructure
Providing input for production/live release control process
Communicate technical risks across the group
Passion for building and maintaining consumer-facing web applications that are secure, scalable, and highly available
Experience architecting and leading innovative web projects leveraging modern web development best practices
Previous leadership experience
Knowledge in functional programming is a big asset
Experience with jQuery and Bootstrap
Experience with database systems, both relational and NoSQL database
Experience with cloud technologies, preferably AWS cloud services
Please submit your resume with a portfolio and we'll be in touch soon.
This is going to be Epic!