Front End Web Engineer

at Roblox

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Roblox, Front End Web Engineer, San Mateo, CA

Join an amazing team that’s building the future of play. Every month, over 64 million active players come together on Roblox to imagine, create, and play in immersive 3D worlds. Roblox allows anyone to build the ultimate theme park, compete as a professional race car driver, star in a fashion show, become a superhero, or simply build a dream home and hang out with friends. Today more than 29 million user-generated games and experiences have been published on the platform, all developed by a talented community of 1.9 million creators.

As a Front End Web specialist you will work on a cross-discipline team building world class user interfaces for new and existing features. Roblox is a game development and distribution platform, social network, real time communications platform, real time bidding ads platform, ecommerce site, search engine, and cloud services provider all in one.  Your work will touch websites, mobile apps, and standalone desktop applications. We are looking for engineers passionate about building world class user experiences from both UI/UX and performance perspectives.  Your role will be incredibly high impact and will directly affect our tens of millions of monthly users.

You Are:

  • Experienced, with building feature-rich user interfaces with HTML, CSS, and JavaScript
  • Effective with demonstrable skills writing unit and integration tests
  • A Leader with experience identifying and resolve performance issues
  • Knowledgeable with next generation standards on the front-end web stack
  • Passionate about building the world's best user generated gaming platform

You Will:

  • Help lead and build Front End web service across a large distributed system 
  • Complete knowledge of HTML/CSS and its cross-browser challenges
  • Build responsive web pages and an interest in working within the presentation layer
  • Provide modern web application framework (Ruby on Rails, php/zend, JSP, .NET)

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
  • Robust medical, dental and vision insurance
  • 401k program
  • Unlimited vacation policy
  • Free catered lunches 3 times a week and several fully stocked kitchens with unlimited snacks
  • Fitness reimbursement program
  • Pre-tax commuter program
  • Roblox Admin badge for your avatar and rockstar status with our community

Roblox is the largest social platform for play that allows kids to imagine, create, and play together in immersive 3D worlds. Over 29 million user-generated online games have been produced on the Roblox platform with over 64 million monthly active 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. In 2017, Roblox was named to the Inc. 5000 list of Fastest-Growing Private Companies in America for the second consecutive year.

Roblox – Powering Imagination.