University Relations Recruiter
Cary, North Carolina, 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 looking for an experienced, motivated University Relations Recruiter to join our growing team. We’re looking for a dedicated recruiter who can continue to level up our existing internship program and build programs focused on hiring junior talent. The ideal person for this role will have been part of a recruiting team managing a university relations recruiting program at a technology, creative or entertainment company and have a passion for recruiting early career developers.
The person in this role will be responsible for the following:
Full-cycle recruiting of seasonal interns across departments and disciplines
Cultivating relationships with Academic partners, as well as top programs for art, design, and engineering
Developing and executing on recruiting programs designed to attract, junior level talent
Clear and timely communication with candidates and hiring managers, to ensure we are providing a positive candidate and hiring manager experience
Working with Department Leads to ensure that candidates and initiatives around junior hires are meeting their staffing objectives and quality bar
The ideal candidate will have a mix of the qualifications below:
Previous experience working in a University Relations role in a technical, creative or entertainment environment
Experience building or improving an Engineering-focused Internship Program
Demonstrated experience as key contributor in a small, high impact team
Strong interpersonal skills and the ability to manage multiple projects across multiple disciplines in a fast-paced environment
Demonstrated understanding of both Technical and University recruiting through a combination of work experience and industry knowledge
Ability to work independently, set goals, and communicate progress
Experience with an applicant tracking system
Preference towards applicants with public speaking experience
Ability to travel about 25% of the time
If you’d like to be part of building a world class organization we’d love to hear from you. Please submit your resume and we’ll be in touch soon.
This is going to be Epic!