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Sr. Back-end Engineer, Data Services

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๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ San Mateo, CA


Roblox is ushering in the next generation of entertainment, allowing people to imagine, create, and play together in immersive, user-generated worlds. Weโ€™re the one and only fastest-growing entertainment platform that lets anyone teach themselves how to code, publish, and monetize any experience imaginableโ€”across any deviceโ€”reaching millions of players across the globe.

The impact that you can have at Roblox is powerful. Weโ€™re looking for someone whoโ€™s eager to take on a meaningful role in the success of Roblox on a massive scale. Someone who takes play seriously, but also isnโ€™t afraid to have some fun either. Someone whoโ€™s ready to take Robloxโ€”and their careerโ€”to the next level.

In 2018, we were honored to be recognized as a Certified Great Place to Workยฎ. Weโ€™ve fostered a company culture that empowers people to do the most defining work of their career in an environment thatโ€™s made up of the most passionate, team-oriented, visionary, crazy-smart people youโ€™ll ever meet. Join the Roblox team where play rules and the possibilities are endless.

As Sr. Back-end Engineer - Data Services, you will be responsible for developing software that effectively supports our rapid scaling from a data infrastructure/back end perspective. You will grow with the engineering team and infrastructure to improve these systems and make Roblox the world's safest online platform.

You Have

  • Passion about the quality of your work
  • Experience in object-oriented languages such as C#, Java, etc.
  • Experience with database fundamentals (SQL, NoSQL)
  • Working knowledge of software development tools and methodologies
  • BS degree (or equivalent professional experience) in Computer Science, with 5-10 years of experience in distributed systems

You Will

  • Implement a new, highly efficient, multi-region data service layer backed by APIs that will cater to ever-growing needs of Roblox as we are going through one of the biggest growth phases in the history of our company.

Nice To Haves

  • Demonstrated experience of building a data service framework and a strong experience with micro-services/APIs
  • Experience writing custom build plugins (MSBuild, Maven, Gradle, etc.)

You'll Love

  • Excellent medical, dental, and vision coverage
  • A rewarding 401k program
  • Flexible vacation policy
  • 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
  • A super-cool Roblox Admin badge for your avatar
  • Rockstar status with our community