Posted Aug 7

Roblox is hiring a
Senior Frontend Engineer - Creator Analytics

San Mateo, CA, United States

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.

The Creator Analytics team is building an ultra-scale platform that ingests trillions of events every month empowering millions of Creators to increase their creations on the platform.

As a Senior Front End or Senior Full Stack Engineer, you'll have the chance to work on many exciting projects such as building developer dashboards, real-time systems to help creators monitor performances, and extraction of insights from raw data. You will help build configurable and performant charts and visualization UI components in our Design System that can be used by any engineering team across Roblox.

You will work cross functionally with different teams to enhance the user experience and provide Creators with guidance on how to improve and grow their Experiences in a data driven way.

You will:

  • Build and own customer facing products that enables millions of Creators on the platform
  • Take ownership and responsibility for designing and building components within the Roblox ecosystem.
  • Introduce and maintain new UI Components and libraries to Grasshopper, our private NPM repository for reusable JS/TS code
  • Work on a variety of unique technical challenges within complex systems
  • Collaborate with passionate Engineers, Product Managers and other Roblox team members

You have:

  • 4+ years shipping world class UIs with some experience build dashboards
  • Hand-on experience with Javascript UI frameworks, React/Redux, Next JS
  • Experience with visualization tools and libraries like D3, HighCharts
  • Used tools like WebPack, Lighthouse, NPM
  • Experience building APIs; REST and GraphQL consuming backend services (plus)
  • Used TypeScript/Flow for 2+ years (plus)
  • Worked with highly scalable OLAP storage like Druid, Pinot, ClickHouse (plus)

You are:

  • Passionate about building a great UI/UX experience through continuous improvements
  • An advocate for performance optimization of the apps
  • Invested in testing - unit tests, E2E tests, performance testing and auto-optimizations
  • A collaborative and motivated team member
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
$218,540$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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