Intern - Research and Development - Phd

Epic Games

Pittsburgh, PA 06-28-2022
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  • Paid
  • Internship
  • Entry (0-2 years) Experience
Job Description

Epic Games Research and Development has internship positions available at our Research groups in Pittsburgh, Munich, Novi Sad, San Francisco, and Manchester. Candidates should be currently enrolled in a PhD program pursuing research in computer graphics, computer vision, machine learning, AI, or related disciplines. Experience demonstrated through publication in top-tier conferences is preferred.
Our research topics and projects span across these specific areas of interest:

Digital Humans
• Face and body capture
• Generative models and procedural animation
• Speech animation, Audio to Animation
• Style transfer and performance reenactment

Machine Learning / AI
• Optimizations targeting cross-platform real-time inference
• Reinforcement learning / imitation learning for autonomous agents
• Neural and Inverse rendering

Computer Vision
• 3D reconstruction and modeling
• Material reflectance capture and modeling
• Face and body detection and tracking

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. ​

This is a remote, paid internship with a flexible start date. Recruitment will be ongoing until teams find an ideal match. For more information about Epic Internships, visit Apply here:

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-d21jo2-44-200-171-74-42 in your application.

Company Profile
Epic Games

Founded in 1991, Epic Games is a leading interactive entertainment company and provider of 3D engine technology. Epic operates Fortnite, one of the world’s largest games with over 350 million accounts and 2.5 billion friend connections. Epic also develops Unreal Engine, which powers the world’s leading games and is also adopted across industries such as film and television, architecture, automotive, manufacturing, and simulation.