Education Evangelist

Cary, North Carolina, United States

Overview

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. 

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

  • Focus on working with the education community throughout North America
  • A focus on cultivating new relationships with educational institutions and maintaining existing relationships aimed at building Unreal Engine adoption
  • A focus on cultivating new relationships with educators and maintaining existing relationships aimed at building Unreal Engine adoption in the classroom
  • Maintain the Unreal Engine Academics Partners Program and look for new areas of engagement and growth
  • Help find and support educational institutions using the Unreal Engine on research projects
  • Help support and coordinate educational Unreal Engine game jams and events
  • Help support and coordinate Unreal Engine marketing events where education is a focus
  • Help as another internal point of contact and Unreal Engine trainer for educators and student
  • Assist in the development of Unreal Engine training content  

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

  • High level of proficiency using and teaching Unreal Engine
  • Experience in an academic setting teaching game development
  • Experience in a professional game development setting ideally in a technical specialty
  • A passion for education and technology
  • Excellent English language skills
  • Strong writing skills
  • Online instruction design skills are a plus
  • Experience with public speaking
  • Proactive, outgoing personality that feels comfortable in a customer-facing role
  • Willing to travel throughout North America

If you have a passion for education, training and working with others, we’d love to hear from you. Please submit your resume and we’ll be in touch soon.  

This is going to be Epic!  

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