Game Engineer (3D, C++)

Reference: 1485 - San Mateo, California, United States

As a Game Engineer you will leverage the Roblox game engine to build innovative applications and experiences for our Players and our Developers.

We are looking for engineers passionate about building world class user experiences from both usability and performance perspectives.

Your role will be incredibly high impact and will directly affect our tens of millions of monthly users. You need to be proficient in C++, data structures, algorithms, and networking. You may need to work on character hierarchies or animations, so brush up on your 3D math.

Experience with Lua is desired but not required, as is experience in game development. Experience with mobile and/or console gameplay development is especially interesting.

We are an Agile team, so make sure you are comfortable with the core concepts of Scrum and/or Kanban project process.

You Are:

  • Experienced. You have 3+ years of professional experience working on a consumer-facing application
  • Proficient in C++
  • Proficient in 3D Math
  • Self-sufficient, self-organized, and able to take ownership of a project throughout its full lifecycle

Nice to Have:

  • Experience building online mobile and/or console game titles
  • Shipped a high quality mobile application (iOS, Android)
  • Experience with Lua
  • Experience building games with Roblox Studio
  • Experience with Rigid-body Physics, Pathfinding or Animation Systems

You Will:

  • Use the Roblox game engine to build world-class vertical applications for multiple platforms (mobile, tablet, PC, console and VR)
  • Implement character avatar features and functionality
  • Maintain and improve existing codebase
  • Write and maintain automated tests
  • Analyze bug and crash reports, fix problems, and optimize performance
  • Collaborate with numerous internal teams to help build the world’s best user generated gaming platform

You'll Love:

  • Excellent medical, dental, and vision coverage
  • A rewarding 401k program
  • Flexible vacation policy
  • 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
  • A Roblox Admin badge for your avatar

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