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For over 25 years, Epic Games has been making award-winning games, including Fortnite and Gears of War, as well as its Unreal Engine game engine technology that empowers others to make visually stunning games and 3D content that brings environments to life like never before. Epic continues to innovate with the launch of the Epic Games Store, Epic Online Services, and more.
Epic Games is looking for a full-time attorney with 6+ years of music licensing in the technology space. The ideal candidate will require deep music licensing substantive knowledge, strong initiative and sound judgment, with the ability to work independently. Excellent interpersonal skills and a demonstrated ability to collaborate effectively with a broad range of individuals and groups is a must.
The person in this role will be responsible for the following:
Drafting and negotiating music-related agreements with labels, publishers, and other rights holders, as well as performance collection societies
Managing and interacting with outside counsel and music clearinghouses
Deep integration with the production and marketing teams preparing for in-game music events and other forms of music integration and marketing
The ideal candidate will have a mix of the following qualifications:
Licensed attorney in good standing with the bar
6+ years music licensing experience in the technology space
Familiarity with legal agreements relating to voice acting, motion capture, and actors and writers guilds
Broad experience and connections within the music industry
J.D. from an American Bar Association accredited law school
Strong written and verbal communications skills, sound judgment, and excellent multi-tasking and time management abilities
Genuine interest and familiarity with tech culture
If you're passionate about the intersections of technology, music, and the law and are a detail-oriented, self-starter with great people skills then we’d like to speak with you! Please submit your resume and we’ll be in touch soon.
This is going to be Epic!
Employer will assist with relocation costs.
Internal Number: R2477
About Epic Games
Epic Games spans across 12 countries with 32 studios and 1,800+ 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.
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