AV Engineer

Cary, North Carolina, United States


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 AV Engineer who is a strong analytical thinker that enjoys solving AV problems and providing high level solutions. A successful candidate should have strong AV troubleshooting skills and thrive in a high-pressure environment with shifting priorities. This candidate should be able to assess global AV requirements and determine tactical steps forward, as well as lead a team in implementing a strategic AV plan globally. The candidate will also architect, design and document new AV systems as required by Epic’s game, publishing and engine teams.

 The person in this role will be responsible for the following:

  • Interacting with third party vendors of AV related products and services to manage a mix of next generation and legacy AV technologies

  • Performing hands-on technical content development work to ensure game and engine content looks awesome at conferences and company events

  • Delivering AV readiness, creating AV training and training employees how to use AV equipment

  • Designing, engineering and supporting a webcast solution which includes multicast and Unicast routing, impacts to network segments, traffic segmentation, QOS, and traffic prioritization

  • Providing project support for AV lifecycle projects and supporting/coordinating AV design and implementation activities for site expansions

  • Maintaining conference room check processes for Epic's global sites and ensuring AV equipment quality and maintenance is excellent

  • Obtaining an in-depth understanding of Epic’s global AV use cases and proposing comprehensive AV solutions with enterprise standard services

  • Participating in engine and game project meetings with IT architects and other stakeholders

  • Creating bill of materials, labor estimates and scope of work for new AV system proposals

  • Generating and managing project documentation, including: drawings, cut sheets, manuals

 The ideal candidate will have a mix of the qualifications below:

  • Experience supporting AV automation and control technologies like Crestron, Savant and Control4
  • Proven success in implementing, configuring and supporting VTC platforms such as: Cisco, Lifesize, Google Meet, BlueJeans, Zoom, Polycom, etc)
  • Experience supporting streaming related technologies such as Ustream and OBS
  • Ability to proof concept new solutions and report business viability of the solution based upon Epic’s business requirements and team workflow.
  • Understanding and applied knowledge of AV systems to help business users meet requirements in an efficient manner

This is going to be Epic!