ROBLOX is hiring a

Principal Software Engineer, Infrastructure Foundation Software

San Mateo, United States

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.

We have multiple Principal and Senior engineer openings. As a part of Infrastructure Foundation Software team you will drive the evolution and revolution of Roblox foundation tooling system to manage millions of private and public infrastructure resources to support hundreds of millions of users every month. You will define, test, monitor, and write tools to run our infrastructure while driving down the TCO.

Come join us!

You have:

  • A BS degree (or equivalent professional experience) in Computer Science or related engineering field with at least 5 years of hands on experience.
  • Experience in many programming languages such as Go, Node.js, Python, Java, or similar
  • Experience building internal tooling APIs and UIs to support large-scale infrastructure
  • Knowledge in Linux and Windows operating systems
  • Knowledge in physical data centers and public cloud infrastructure

You will:

  • Develop groundbreaking tools and API solutions that help infrastructure foundation teams and systems to scale to meet the explosive growth and real-time requirements of our Imagination Platform™ and ensure our community has an thoughtful experience anywhere in the world.
  • Solve important problems and prevent them from reoccurring through root cause analysis and automation.
  • Create, influence, and improve the development platform, infrastructure, standards, and methods to ensure our goals of scalability and high availability.
  • Develop and share best practices with development teams to improve the scalability and reliability of the Imagination Platform™

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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