Senior Backend Software Engineer - Growth Platform

  • Location
    • San Mateo, CA
  • Date Posted
  • Dec. 14, 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.

The Growth Platform Team works with multiple product teams on our Experimentation and Notifications platform. Through these platforms we empower other teams at Roblox to improve our user acquisition, engagement, and retention. The experimentation platform provides the infrastructure and tools that allow other teams to run experiments at scale. The notifications platform empowers other teams to reach our millions of users through multiple delivery channels, all while ensuring the best possible user experience. As a Senior Software Engineer on the Growth Platform team, you will build features for both the experimentation and notifications platforms. If you are an engineer who is passionate about building scalable platforms with impact throughout the company, come join us on the Growth team. This role reports to the Engineering Manager on the Growth Platform Team.

You Have

  • 5+ years of software development experience
  • Experience in compiled languages such as C# or Java
  • Experience with API design patterns
  • Experience with server-side architecture/design
  • Provided mentorship to other engineers
  • Led multiple technical projects

You Might Have

  • Familiarity with A/B Testing
  • Experience with notifications such as Mobile Push Notifications, Web Notifications, Email or SMS notifications

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