Lead Platform Programmer

  • Epic Games
  • Cary, NC
  • Dec 04, 2019
Full time

Job Description

We are looking for a Lead Platform Programmer to join the Fortnite technology group. You will be leading a tight-knit and highly motivated group of people who support our core technology across multiple platforms. If you're a dedicated leader looking for the opportunity to build the future of game development automation, patching or content delivery frameworks, we want to talk to you!



  • Coordinating a group of highly skilled individuals across multiple supporting areas

  • Optimizing engineering and content workflows across Fortnite

  • Making significant improvements to the development and shipping process

  • Working with multiple teams to collaborate on and solve complex technical challenges

  • Building the foundations and future of Fortnite’s patching and content delivery systems

  • Expanding Fortnite’s automation framework to improve internal performance and stability

  • Driving Fortnite to a stable position able to ship on diverse platforms for years to come



  • Strong programming background and C++ knowledge

  • Professional game or engine development experience

  • Knowledge of and experience using toolchains, build systems, development tools and platform APIs

  • Experience working with automation frameworks or platform patching and content delivery solutions

  • Track record of leading development on tight schedules with complex technical requirements

  • Additional programming language expertise is a plus

  • Prior shipped projects with UE4 is a plus


This is going to be Epic!