Mobile Gameplay Engineer

ROBLOX – The Imagination Platform

Work on the core of a platform used by tens of millions of people each month where changes are deployed each week. Extend the functionality and power of the ROBLOX platform by improving camera and controls, gameplay features, developer API’s, UI systems, and more.

Responsibilities:

  • Design and implement scripting API’s to extend ROBLOX developer functionality
  • Improve the in-game experience though new camera and control code
  • Design and implement new UI layout and control systems, that perform well across all the platforms and devices upon which ROBLOX runs
  • Help prototype new experimental systems to push our vision forwards

Must Haves:

  • 3+ years game play or game engine development experience or equivalent
  • Strong C++ skill set (exposure to Boost or QT a plus)
  • Mobile game development experience
  • A strong desire to learn the ROBLOX platform and build new features to improve the quality of our product
  • Self-sufficient, self-organized, and able to take ownership of a project throughout its full life cycle

Nice to Have:

  • Previous experience designing and coding a game engine from scratch
  • Client-server networking experience
  • Lua scripting experience
  • UI design
  • Gameplay programming experience, such as character movement or camera systems
  • Multithreading expertise
  • 3-D programming

Perks & Benefits: 

  • Work with an awesome team of smart and motivated people on cool and unique projects that are used by millions of active users every day
  • ROBLOX Admin badge for your avatar, and rockstar status with our community
  • Unlimited paid vacation
  • Gym reimbursement
  • Free catered lunches & a fully stocked kitchen with unlimited snacks
  • 401K
  • Robust medical, dental and vision insurance
  • Free onsite parking & other commuter benefits

Roblox is the largest social platform for play that allows kids to imagine, create, and play together in immersive 3D worlds. Over 22 million user-generated online games have been produced on the Roblox platform with over 40 million players visiting Roblox every month to create adventures, play games, roleplay, and learn with friends in a family-friendly environment. Roblox is accessible on all modern smartphones, tablets, desktops, Xbox One, Oculus Rift, and other popular VR platforms. 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. 

Roblox – Powering Imagination.


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