Senior / Principal Software Engineer - Account Security

  • Location
    • San Mateo, CA
  • Date Posted
  • Jun. 22, 2021
  • Function
  • IT
  • 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.

As a Principal Software Engineer on Account Security, you will be helping to provide a safe and secure account experience for users on Roblox. We are looking for an experienced back end engineer who would be interested in helping to build features and infrastructure that will help us identify anomalous behaviors and malicious intent. If you are an engineer who is passionate about security, the Account Security team could really use your help.

You Are:

  • A backend engineer with 6+ years of working experience
  • Experience architecting and building highly scalable microservices
  • Working knowledge of compiled languages such as golang, Java, and/or C#
  • Familiar with REST and/or gRPC APIs
  • Focused on writing clear, readable, testable, and monitored code
  • Collaborative team member, self starter, and adaptable
  • Interested in user identity and/or security

You Might Have:

  • Interest in Machine Learning or Artificial Intelligence
  • Experience with data pipelines and ETLs
  • Exposure to technologies such as Airflow, Spark, Hive, Firehose, etc
  • Familiarity with Javascript UI frameworks, particularly React / Redux

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