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Data Infrastructure Engineer

Epic Games


At the core of Epic’s success are talented, passionate people. Epic prides itself on creating a collaborative, welcoming, and creative environment. Whether it’s building award-winning games or crafting engine technology that enables others to make visually stunning interactive experiences, we’re always innovating.

Being Epic means being a part of a team that continually strives to do right by our community and users. We’re constantly innovating to raise the bar of engine and game development.


What We Do

Epic Games is expanding our DBA team to support our large-scale data footprint that supports our games and online platform.  The person in this role will own our database systems across Epic and work closely with our internal development teams.  Our online team builds services that help power all of our online games such as matchmaking, profile storage, dedicated game servers and more.  This role will help this team with items around operational excellence such as observability and performance at scale.

In this role, you will

  • Become the subject matter expert on Mongo at Epic Games

  • Understand the performance and scaling of Mongo databases across multiple microservices

  • Design and build operational infrastructure to support our databases, automating where possible

  • Provide troubleshooting and timely resolution of database issues

  • Participate in 24x7 on-call incident escalation rotations

  • Provide advice to development teams on data patterns and usage

What we're looking for

  • Proven experience with MongoDB

  • Proven experience with Linux, and cloud computing technologies such as AWS, or other cloud computing environment

  • History working directly with development teams or leading DBA teams

  • Experience with other database technologies such as Postgres, MySQL

  • Working at scale

  • Passion for gaming


Our intent is to cover all things that are medically necessary and improve the quality of life. We pay 100% of the premiums for both you and your dependents. Our coverage includes Medical, Dental, a Vision HRA, Long Term Disability, Life Insurance & a 401k with competitive match and profit share. We also offer a robust mental well-being program through Modern Health, which provides free therapy and coaching for employees & dependents.

Throughout the year we celebrate our employees with events and company-wide paid breaks. We offer unlimited PTO and sick time and recognize individuals for 7 years of employment with a paid sabbatical.


Epic Games spans across 19 countries with 55 studios and 4,500+ employees globally. For over 25 years, we’ve been making award-winning games and engine technology that empowers others to make visually stunning games and 3D content that bring 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.

Like what you hear? Come be a part of something Epic!

Epic Games deeply values diverse teams and an inclusive work culture, and we are proud to be an Equal Opportunity employer. Learn more about our Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) Policy here.

Location: Bellevue,Washington,United States
Date found: 2022-11-03

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