• Location
    • San Mateo, CA
  • Date Posted
  • May. 31, 2021
  • Function
  • Software Engineering
  • 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 Senior Backend Engineer with the Studio Internationalization Team, you’ll have the independence, opportunity, and the end-to-end responsibility for challenging, complex, mission critical services within the Roblox ecosystem.

The Studio Internationalization Team empowers Studio to be the best development tool for creating 3D social experiences, enabling our creators to publish compelling content within the Roblox ecosystem – especially our Chinese creators. On top of ensuring core reliability and performance, this includes building out industry-standard and best-in-class experiences that our Chinese developers would expect from an IDE.

You Are:

  • An outstanding software engineer with 5+ years shipping high complexity code
  • Experienced at supporting mission critical applications at scale
  • Proficient in C#, C++, Java, Go or another programming language
  • Familiar with front end technologies like AngularJS, JavaScript, and CSS
  • Understanding of SQL and NoSQL databases at scale
  • Ideally, an effective communicator in both Chinese (Mandarin, though not required) and English

You Will:

  • Have the independence, opportunity and the end-to-end responsibility to design, build, test and deploy services within the Roblox ecosystem.
  • Design systems and services that are highly scalable and resilient.

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