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Senior Fron - nd Application Enginee - Subscriptions

RobloxSan Mateo, CaliforniaFull-time$233k - $283kOct 19, 2023
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Every day, tens of millions of people come to Roblox to explore, create, play, learn, and connect with friends in 3D immersive digital experiences– all created by our global community of developers and creators. 

At Roblox, we’re building the tools and platform that empower our community to bring any experience that they can imagine to life. Our vision is to reimagine the way people come together, from anywhere in the world, and on any device. We’re on a mission to connect a billion people with optimism and civility, and looking for amazing talent to help us get there. 

A career at Roblox means you’ll be working to shape the future of human interaction, solving unique technical challenges at scale, and helping to create safer, more civil shared experiences for everyone.

About the Role:

As a Senior Frontend Application Engineer on the Subscriptions team, you will promote the innovation of commerce products in the metaverse. You will use multiple full stack development languages to create scalable UI components and tools within the Roblox Platform. These tools will help Roblox developers customize the economic activity for their games, including subscriptions, virtual purchasing and real-money transactions.


You Will:

  • Build features used by hundreds of millions of users.

  • Partner with Product and Design to ensure the product embodies the shared vision.

  • Use best programming practices, optimizing code to be performant.

  • Write unit, integration, and automated UI tests.

  • Take ownership of projects throughout their full lifecycle.

  • Collaborate with numerous teams to build the world’s best application


You Have:

  • 6+ years of experience in software development.

  • 3+ years of experience in mobile/web application development.

  • Experience working on large-scale consumer applications in React/Redux

  • Curiosity to learn new technologies and systematically grow your skills


Nice to Have:

  • Familiar with Lua or Game Development.

  • Experience working on large-scale backend services & distributed systems.

  • Experience working on deep and challenging problems in C++ codebases.

  • BA/BS in Computer Science, Applied Math, Physics, Engineering, Statistics, or another technical field.


You Are:

  • Experienced: You have experience as a front-end or client apps engineer working on complex user interfaces, comfortable integrating basic iOS/Android native functionality, and have worked on deep and challenging problems in C++ codebases.

  • Fascinated by UX: You love to build delightful user experiences for millions of users. You care about the little details that no one notices are there.

  • Analytical: You love to understand how your users work with your interface and use the findings to maximize their impact.

  • Versatile: You can shift focus and enjoy working outside your comfort zone

  • Team-player: You work with and inspire others around you, leading projects for the greater team, reporting directly to the hiring manager.


For roles that are based at our headquarters in San Mateo, CA: The starting base pay for this position is as shown below. The actual base pay is dependent upon a variety of job-related factors such as professional background, training, work experience, location, business needs and market demand. Therefore, in some circumstances, the actual salary could fall outside of this expected range. This pay range is subject to change and may be modified in the future.  All full-time employees are also eligible for equity compensation and for benefits.
Annual Salary Range
$233,840$283,780 USD

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

Roblox provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.

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