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. Join us and you’ll usher in a new category of human interaction while solving exceptional challenges that you won’t find anywhere else.

Role Overview:

As a Senior Applications Engineer, you will create the foremost experience that ten of millions of players engage with daily. You will enhance the way people discover games and play with friends. You will write code with an application-first mindset, and be empowered to create systems that solidify Roblox as the paragon of game creation destinations. If you are an expert at developing user interfaces, have a passion for creating inspiring code, and are passionate about presenting beautiful experiences you will be right at home within our accomplished and growing Personalization Team. You will report to the Senior Engineering Manager for the Growth Personalization team.

You Will:

  • Build and ship excellent features used by hundreds of millions of users
  • Work with Product and Design to ensure the product embodies the shared vision
  • Use best programming practices, optimizing code to be performant
  • Write and maintain unit and integration test
  • Take ownership of projects throughout its full lifecycle
  • Collaborate with numerous teams to build the world's best applications

You Are:

  • 5+ years of experience as a front-end engineer working on complex user interfaces using React/Redux, React Native, or building native user interfaces on Windows, iOS or Android for large-scale consumer applications and hold a BS in Computer Science or above.
  • Fascinated by UX: You love to build delightful user experiences for millions of users.
  • Curious: You are excited to work on our UI platform inspired by React and powered the Roblox game engine. Learning new languages and technologies is exciting to you...
  • You love to understand how your users work with your interface and use the findings to maximize their impact.
  • Test-motivated: TDD is exciting to you!
  • You can shift focus and enjoy working outside your comfort zone
  • Team-player: You work with and inspire others around you, taking on tasks for the greater team

You’ll Love:

  • 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
  • At Roblox HQ:
    • Free catered lunches
    • Onsite fitness center and fitness program credit
    • Annual CalTrain Go Pass