• Location
    • San Mateo, CA
  • Date Posted
  • Aug. 23, 2021
  • Function
  • Design & UI
  • Sector
  • Entertainment

Every day, tens of millions of people from around the world come to Roblox to play, learn, work, and socialize in immersive digital experiences created by the community.

Our vision is to build a platform that enables shared experiences among billions of users. This is what’s known as the metaverse: a persistent space where anyone can do just about anything they can imagine, from anywhere in the world and on any device. The breadth of opportunities, and the evolving demands of this first-of-its-kind platform, ensure that your avenues for growth are always expanding and flexible.

Join us and you’ll usher in a new category of human interaction while solving exceptional challenges that you won’t find anywhere else.

Every day, tens of millions of people from around the world come to Roblox to play, learn, work, and socialize in immersive digital experiences created by the community.

Our vision is to build a platform that enables shared experiences among billions of users. This is what’s known as the metaverse: a persistent space where anyone can do just about anything they can imagine, from anywhere in the world and on any device. The breadth of opportunities, and the evolving demands of this first-of-its-kind platform, ensure that your avenues for growth are always expanding and flexible.

Join us and you’ll usher in a new category of human interaction while solving exceptional challenges that you won’t find anywhere else.

As a Frontend Engineer in the team, you will help drive front-end Infra as well as build products that millions of creators on the Roblox platform will use everyday.

  • You Are:
  • Experienced, 3+ plus years of work experience building world class web apps
  • Hands-On with JavaScript UI frameworks, particularly React/Redux, NextJS
  • Passionate about frontend - from a building a great UI/UX to optimizing performance of the apps, you continuously iterate to make your products better
  • Comfortable using JavaScript tools like WebPack, Lighthouse, NPM and building ones that helps your workflow
  • Experienced with visualization tools & libraries like D3 is a plus
  • Invested in testing - unit tests, E2E tests, performance testing & auto-optimizations
  • A collaborative team member, self starter, and adaptable

You might be:

  • Experienced building APIs; REST and GraphQL consuming backend services
  • Interested in evolving design systems and building tools to help engineers & designers
  • Already using TypeScript/Flow for the last few years
  • You Will:
  • Build & Own customer facing products that enables millions of Creators on the platform
  • Drive Frontend Infra projects that powers all of the Creator Web products
  • Introduce and maintain new UI Components and libraries to Grasshopper, our private NPM repository for reusable JS/TS code
  • Collaborate with designers, product managers and backend engineers

You’ll Love:

  • Unique equity program that has no annual cliff
  • A hybrid work model combined with remote and on-campus days
  • Excellent medical, dental, and vision coverage
  • A rewarding 401k program
  • Bonding Leave and benefits
  • Flexible vacation policy
  • Free catered lunches five times a week and several fully stocked snackrooms
  • Onsite fitness center and fitness program credit
  • Annual CalTrain Go Pass
  • A Roblox Admin badge for your avatar

You’ll Love:

  • Excellent medical, dental, and vision coverage
  • A rewarding 401k program
  • Flexible vacation policy
  • Free catered lunches five times a week and several fully stocked kitchens with unlimited snacks
  • Onsite fitness center and fitness program credit
  • Annual CalTrain Go Pass
  • A Roblox Admin badge for your avatar