Senior Front-End Web Engineer - Personalization

2 months agoSan Mateo, CA

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. The breadth of opportunities, and the evolving demands of this first-of-its-kind platform, ensure that your avenues for growth are always expanding and flexible.

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 Senior Front End Web Engineer working on the Personalization team, you will be building features that are used by millions of users every day, driving a number of experiences across the Roblox suite of websites. You will work closely with product and design to build highly-usable, modern interfaces that shape how our users interact with the Roblox ecosystem. Our team is focused on using data and experimentation to determine how best to improve user engagement and ecosystem health. If you are an experienced and effective engineer who is passionate about building world class features in a data driven environment, you’ll be right at home on the Personalization team.
You Are:
  • Experienced, 5+ plus years of work experience building world class User Interfaces 
  • Hands-On with UI scripting languages such as Javascript or Lua and with JavaScript UI frameworks, particularly React/Redux integrating with APIs. Familiarity with compiled languages (eg. C++, Java, C# etc.) and full-stack or applications development ability is a big plus
  • Proficient with industry standards, best practices and design patterns
  • Focused on writing clear, readable documentation and testable, modular, well-monitored code
  • Passionate about working on a large scale, consumer facing desktop application
  • Collaborative team leader, self starter, and adaptable with excellent communication skills and follow-through
  • Organized and analytical with the ability to track numerous separate threads and drive them to their appropriate resolution

You Might Have:

  • Experience building APIs
  • Experience developing on Android and iOS Platforms

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 Roblox Admin badge for your avatar
Job ID: 2526397