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Senior Software Engineer, Social Identity

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Roblox

Roblox is building tools and platforms that empower a global community of developers and creators to bring 3D immersive digital experiences to life.
San Francisco Bay Area, USA
$233,840 - $283,780
Frontend · Full-Stack
Senior Software Engineer
Hybrid
3+ years

Description

Every day, tens of millions of people come to Roblox to explore, create, play, learn, and connect with friends in 3D immersive digital experiences– all created by our global community of developers and creators. At Roblox, we're building the tools and platform that empower our community to bring any experience that they can imagine to life. Our vision is to reimagine the way people come together, from anywhere in the world, and on any device.

As a Senior Software Engineer on the Social Identity Team, you will help power critical user flow journeys that millions of players engage with daily. This is a newly formed team that will focus on building out the vision for social identities and profiles. Everything you build on this team will lay the foundation for how our users connect, experience, & create memories with friends and interests they care about. You will code with a user-first mindset, and if you are an experienced software engineer with attention to UI/UX details and is motivated by building a delightful and usable experience for your users, you'll be right at home within our experienced and growing user group.

You will:

  • Build and ship best-in-class features used by millions of users
  • Work with Product and Design to influence the roadmap and design compatible technical solutions
  • Use best programming practices, optimizing code to be performant
  • Write and maintain unit and integration tests for the code you write
  • Take ownership of projects throughout its full lifecycle
  • Work with numerous teams to build the world's best applications

Requirements:

  • Experience working on large-scale consumer applications in React, React Native, iOS, Android, Windows, Mac OS or other platforms
  • A record of taking a strategic approach to challenging technical problems and seeing them to completion
  • 3+ years of experience as a front-end or client apps engineer working on complex user interfaces
  • The mindset to jump into different technologies to solve problems
  • BS in Computer Science or above
  • Experience in Lua and C++ is a bonus

Roblox offers an industry-leading compensation package, excellent medical, dental, and vision coverage, a rewarding 401k program, flexible vacation policy, and a supportive work environment. The role is based in San Mateo, CA, with in-office work required on Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday, and optional in-office on Monday and Friday.

Join Roblox in shaping the future of human interaction and solving unique technical challenges at scale while creating safer, more civil shared experiences for everyone.

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Responsibilities

  • Build and ship best-in-class features used by millions of users
  • Work with Product and Design to influence the roadmap and design compatible technical solutions
  • Use best programming practices, optimizing code to be performant
  • Write and maintain unit and integration tests for the code you write
  • Take ownership of projects throughout its full lifecycle
  • Work with numerous teams to build the world's best applications

Requirements

React
  • Experience working on large-scale consumer applications in React, React Native, iOS, Android, Windows, Mac OS or other platforms
  • A record of taking a strategic approach to challenging technical problems and seeing them to completion
  • 3+ years of experience as a front-end or client apps engineer working on complex user interfaces
  • The mindset to jump into different technologies to solve problems
  • BS in Computer Science or above
  • Experience in Lua and C++ is a bonus

Benefits

Medical Insurance
Dental Insurance
Vision Insurance
401k
  • Industry-leading compensation package
  • Excellent medical, dental, and vision coverage
  • A rewarding 401k program
  • Flexible vacation policy
  • Roflex - Flexible and supportive work policy
  • Roblox Admin badge for your avatar
  • Free catered lunches five times a week
  • Several fully stocked kitchens with unlimited snacks
  • Onsite fitness center and fitness program credit
  • Annual CalTrain Go Pass

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