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 working on our Subscriptions team, you will help build new subscription products across the Roblox platform. The developers in our community are earning hundreds of millions of dollars each year and this team provides the infrastructure and statistics to empower developers as they monetize their experiences. You will help scale our distributed systems while maintaining a safe and secure economy. This role will report into one of our Engineering Managers.

You Will

  • Have direct impact on the future direction of the largest social platform for play, delivering groundbreaking solutions allowing our community developers earn a sustainable living and build experiences for an audience of over 70 million daily active users.

  • Be a part of the team building the next generation of the Roblox Digital Economy

  • Develop backend services that scale to billions of products and transactions.

  • Collaborate with our product, design, data science, and machine learning teams.

  • Help recruit future talent for the team and mentor junior engineers

You Have

  • Genuine passion about building Roblox's Economy

  • Focused on writing clear, readable, testable, modular, and monitored code

  • Shipped large-scale, consumer-facing mobile and web applications

  • Knowledge with REST, GRPC, API design patterns, and scalable containerized systems and microservices

  • A data-driven focus to provide quality metrics and monitoring

  • A Bachelor's degree (or equivalent professional experience) in Computer Science or related engineering field with at least 4 years of hands-on experience

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.