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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. We’re on a mission to connect a billion people with optimism and civility, and looking for amazing talent to help us get there.

A career at Roblox means you’ll be working to shape the future of human interaction, solving unique technical challenges at scale, and helping to create safer, more civil shared experiences for everyone.

As a Senior Software Engineer on Engine Productivity Tools, you will develop internal applications, tools, and systems to improve the development, testing, configuration, and release of the Roblox engine. You will be part of a team of fullstack engineers working on tools that enhance the productivity of Roblox engineers and the reliability of our applications. You will help bring our tooling to a feature set and scope that rivals applications like Facebook's Phabricator / Arcanist / Nuclide tools or Google's Critique / Cider / Gerrit / Buganizer tools. If you enjoy working on projects that remove barriers, you will be right at home on our growing Engine team.

You Will:

  • Design, build productivity tools that will in turn remove barriers

  • Work on high impact projects that reach hundreds of engineers internally.

  • Work directly with other teams building performance, build, CI and configuration management solutions.

  • Contribute to a fast-iterating fullstack repository that deploys your work to hundreds in a matter of minutes.

  • Work with both your engineering and product (PM) leaders to achieve the vision of a golden path for most engineering workflows.

  • Report to the Senior Engineering Manager of Engine Productivity Tools.

You Have:

  • 4+ years of software engineering experience.

  • Experience building internal applications and developer tools.

  • Domain expertise in web development and experience building backend systems.

  • Expertise in modern front-end development using frameworks like React.

  • Proficiency in at least one programming language (JavaScript, TypeScript, Python, C#, or similar).

For roles that are based at our headquarters in San Mateo, CA: The starting base pay for this position is as shown below. The actual base pay is dependent upon a variety of job-related factors such as professional background, training, work experience, location, business needs and market demand. Therefore, in some circumstances, the actual salary could fall outside of this expected range. This pay range is subject to change and may be modified in the future. All full-time employees are also eligible for equity compensation and for benefits.

Annual Salary Range

$189,110—$233,840 USD

Roles that are based in our San Mateo, CA Headquarters are in-office Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday, with optional in-office on Monday and Friday (unless otherwise noted).

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 five times a week and several fully stocked kitchens with unlimited snacks

    • Onsite fitness center and fitness program credit

    • Annual CalTrain Go Pass

Roblox provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.