Matchmaking Engineer

at Roblox

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Roblox, Matchmaking 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 Matchmaking Engineer, you’ll be working on state-of-the-art matchmaking systems that connect thousands of players per second to hundreds of thousands of game instances. If you are passionate about high performance, high quality, maintainable code, that impacts millions of users, you will fit right in with our highly-skilled and rapidly growing Matchmaking team.

You Are:

  • Skilled with compiled languages such as C#, Java, C++, or others
  • Passionate about modern web application frameworks (.NET MVC, Django, Ruby-on-rails)
  • Proficient with Microsoft SQL Server, MySQL, PostgreSQL or other database technology at scale
  • Experienced 4+ years development track record shipping high quality, working code
  • Data driven with the ability to measure and analyze data.  

You Will:

  • Collect and analyze data from matchmaking outcomes
  • Help build the next-generation matchmaking system that learns and adapts to deliver the best player experience.
  • Help scale Roblox platform to millions of users across the world
  • Have an opportunity to work with and learn cutting edge technologies
  • Define, identify and resolve performance issues
  • Participate in building the world's best user generated gaming platform
  • Ensure code quality by developing unit and integration tests

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.