Senior Web Engineer - Full Stack
Bellevue, Washington, United States
For many, the word “Epic” is synonymous with grand, glorious, heroic, regal, magnificent, or monumental. At Epic Games, we think of “Epic” as the collective effort of smart, talented, passionate people choosing to build the highest quality experiences possible for those who play our games and use our technology. The words “good enough” are not spoken here. That dedication has allowed us to remain an industry leader, take risks, be creative, and carve our own path forward.
Epic Games is adding a Senior Web Engineer to work across the stack with a focus on Epic's launcher and ecommerce development. You'll work with Epic teams across the world to further develop and maintain a responsive front end and user-centered experiences.
The person in this role will be responsible for the following:
- 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
- Collecting and analyzing web analytics for all consumer facing web applications
- Providing input for production/live release control process
- Communicate technical risks across the group
- Experience architecting and leading innovative web projects
- Deep knowledge of Java, Grails, or other object oriented language
- Knowledge in functional programming is a big asset
- Passion for building and maintaining consumer-facing web applications that are secure, scalable, and highly available
- Experience with database systems, both relational and NoSQL database, preferably MongoDB
- Experience with cloud technologies, preferably AWS cloud services
- Exposure to Chromium or Awesomium
If you’re a proven and pro-active developer who loves working in a collaborative environment and solving complex problems around CMS and data-driven experiences, we’d love to hear from you. Please submit your resume with a portfolio and we’ll be in touch soon.
This is going to be Epic!