Game Engine Engineering Director

ROBLOX – The Imagination Platform.


Drive the development of an engine used by millions of people. The core ROBLOX game engine supports rendering, networking, distributed physics, and core system integration to serve millions of user-generated content games with a great user experience and maximum efficiency. You will drive future feature development which increasing quality, reliability, and efficiency. You’ll lead a world-class team to solve hard technical challenges unique to our dynamic ecosystem.

  • Ensure continuous improvement and delivery of a robust, blazing fast game engine
  • Demonstrate technical leadership over challenging engineering and architectural problems
  • Help define the technical roadmap of the core engine
  • Collaborate across engineering and product teams
  • Provide mentorship and develop amazing engineers
  • Establish best practices, tools, and process


  • 5+ years in a technical lead role
  • 2+ years delivering a high quality native platform, such as a game engine
  • C/C++ expertise
  • Shipped a real-time client server networked product such as an MMO
  • Game development skills like rendering, networking, and physics a plus
  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or Engineering
  • Mastery of developing and using precise stability and performance metrics
  • Proven track record running successful teams

Perks & Benefits: 

  • Robust medical, dental and vision insurance
  • 401k
  • Flexible time-off
  • Wellness reimbursement
  • Free onsite parking & other commuter benefits
  • Free catered lunches & a fully stocked kitchen with unlimited snacks!
  • Chance to work with a top-notch team on cool and unique projects!

ROBLOX is a powerful technology platform that allows users of all ages to create games, play and socialize in immersive 3D worlds.  Over 22 million user generated games have been produced on the ROBLOX platform with more than 28 million players coming each month to socialize, learn, and play in worlds that stretch imaginations. ROBLOX was ranked #37 in the Consumer Products and Services category for overall revenue in INC Magazine’s 2016 5000 Fastest Growing Private Companies in America. 

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