Senior Full Stack Engineer - Bots & Spam

  • Location
    • San Mateo, CA
  • Date Posted
  • Nov. 23, 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.

  • Senior Full Stack Engineer - Bots & Spam

As a Senior Full Stack Engineer on the Bots & Spam team, you will help us to improve the Roblox experience by combating bad actors on the platform. The role will be 50/50 frontend / backend work. You will own most of the front end features related to bot mitigation, which includes captcha and client-side bot signals. The Bots & Spam pod applies ML techniques and anomaly detection to identify bots in near real-time. If you are an engineer who is passionate about solving hard problems, helping users, and building features on a global, scalable platform, the Bots & Spam team might be the perfect fit.

You Are:

  • A full stack engineer with 3+ years of working experience
  • Interested in both frontend and backend development
  • Experienced with UI scripting languages such as JavaScript, TypeScript, or Lua
  • Fluent in compiled languages such as Golang, Java or C#
  • Focused on writing clear, readable, testable, and monitored code
  • A collaborative team member
  • Interested in user identity or security

You Might Have:

  • Familiarity with UI frameworks
  • Experience developing on Android or iOS platforms
  • Working knowledge of REST or gRPC APIs
  • Roblox is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.

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