Education Evangelist

Cary, North Carolina, United States

Overview

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.

 

We think of “Epic” as the collective effort of smart, talented, passionate people who are dedicated to building the highest quality experiences possible for our developer and player communities.  If you’d like to be part of something Epic while creating amazing games or incredible technology used across a multitude of industries, we’d love to hear from you!


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

Please submit your resume and we’ll be in touch soon.  

This is going to be Epic!  

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