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.

As a Technical Director, you will apply your deep expertise in software architecture, design patterns and best coding practices to accelerate the evolution of Roblox Studio, a cloud-based, distributed application for game development. In the role, you will be solving complex problems of making Studio a platform that comprises the work of multiple Roblox engineering teams into one coherent product and ensuring stability, reliability, performance and usability of the entire product for 3.5 million game developers.

You Are:

  • A Leader with experience in supporting mission-critical applications at scale

  • A Technology Expert, with a proven record of developing and deploying complex software for massive cloud-based systems

  • Proficient with the key principles of software architecture, best practices and design patterns

  • Hands-on in C++, multithreading, networking, writing clear, readable, testable, modular, and monitored code

  • Experienced in building complex end user applications

  • Collaborative with excellent communication skills and ability to work effectively across teams and functions

  • Organized and analytical with the ability to track numerous separate threads to their appropriate resolution

You Will:

  • Make one the most widely used IDE’s in the world

  • Own and deliver complex technical problems from planning, to design, to execution and deployment

  • Work across teams, functions and technology stacks

  • Mentor team members helping them improve their professional skills and expertise

  • Design, develop, and implement technological practices, patterns, and strategies

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

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