Community Lead (EU)
For over 25 years, Epic Games has been making award winning games and game engine technology that empowers others to make visually stunning games and 3D content that brings 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.
Epic is looking for an enthusiastic and self-motivated Community Lead to connect our fans with the teams who are launching Fortnite. The ideal candidate will have experience engaging online communities across different platforms from social (think Twitter and Facebook) to gamer focused media like Twitch.
The person in this role will be responsible for the following:
Planning and executing locally relevant community strategy that excites and engages players in Europe
Generating compelling content and engaging in meaningful interactions with players both on- and offline
Providing feedback to game teams on the community’s general sentiment, new ideas and top concerns
Hosting and promoting both small and large tournaments aimed at exciting participants and spectators alike
Identifying and building productive long-term relationships with key influencers across a variety of online platforms
Helping create the foundation of Epic in Europe by building and managing a team of world-class community coordinators
The ideal candidate will have the qualifications below:
- Experienced gamer, passionate about multiple game genres
Experience working in a player-facing role or as an influencer for 2 or more years and have solid experience in building and managing a community preferably across multiple game genres
Experience with different types of content creation, especially video, and you know how to use content to drive awesome engagement
Understanding of local player characteristics and how these differ between regions and countries
You love Mondays, hard-work and approach problem solving with a “can do attitude”
Please submit your cover letter and resume and we’ll be in touch soon.
This is going to be Epic!