Sr. Recruiter for Epic Games
Emily Gabrian is a Senior Recruiter at Epic Games, which is headquartered in North Carolina. She is part of a small team building development, publishing and support teams across Epic’s 10 global offices. She also runs Epic’s new Internship Program, entering its third year this summer. Before Epic, Emily spent nearly 7 years in Staffing and Business Development at Harmonix Music Systems in Cambridge, MA where she participated in the development and release of the Rock Band and Dance Central franchises. Before stumbling into video games, she received a degree in Photography from the Art Institute of Boston at Lesley University, and spent the early years of her career running membership and special events for the Photographic Resource Center at Boston University.
Talk One Description:
Finding Your First Gig: Students, Recent Grads, & Getting into the Games Industry
Whether you’re going from student to professional, transitioning careers, or proving yourself within your current job, there are simple (and some not-so-simple) steps you can take that will move you forward. In the first of her ECGC presentations, Epic’s Emily Gabrian will discuss getting from point A to point B in your career in games.
Talk Two Description:
Finding Your Dream Job: Pro Tips for Applying at Epic at any Level
In the second ECGC presentation by Epic’s Emily Gabrian, she explains specifically what it means to work at Epic Games and why our people are so passionate about the company. Emily will share behind-the-scenes information about applications and interviews, and answer questions about internships, senior level positions, and what to do with this new-found insight.