• Location
    • San Mateo, CA
  • Date Posted
  • May. 31, 2021
  • Function
  • Software Engineering
  • Sector
  • Entertainment

As a Senior Software Engineer, RTC Client, you’ll be in charge of building our upcoming platform to bring multimodal communication experience - voice chat, 3D audio, and large scale broadcast, to our 160M+ monthly users. If you enjoy working on cutting-edge C++ software while building products for the passionate community of Roblox, you’ll be right at home within our highly-skilled and rapidly growing social team.

You Are:

  • An Expert: C++ programmer with 5+ years of professional experience.  You own a BS in Computer Science, MS/PhD are a definite plus.
  • Experienced: well versed with pointers, templates, memory management, networking (TCP, UDP), client-server communication
  • Platform-savvy: you can jump with ease between Windows, OS X, Linux, Android, iOS, and other platforms
  • Responsible: you build systems that work and keep on working reliably. You are thorough in your designs, rigorous in handling potential failure cases, and diligent in automated testing.
  • Curious: you are keen to learn and grow, and stay up-to-date on technology developments. Thought of learning new technology such as WebRTC excites you
  • Creative: You take a creative and strategic approach to solving hard problems and driving new tools/functionality for our end users and game developers
  • Team-oriented:   You are able to work well as part of a team and know how to collaborate with all participants to develop the best solutions. Able to write clear design specs, mentor junior engineers, and guide projects from beginning to end

Nice to have:

  • Shipped a high quality product on a native/mobile application (iOS, Android)
  • Familiarity with the challenges of working on constrained platforms like consoles or mobile devices
  • Experience with Lua
  • Experience building games with Roblox Studio

You Will:

  • Be able to build a new real time platform from the ground up to support millions of players.
  • Use best programming practices, optimizing code to be performant
  • Instrumental in launching high quality real time communication products/features on mobile devices and high end platforms
  • Roblox - Powering Imagination.