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Software Engineer, Studio Modeling

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As a Software Engineer in the Modeling Tools team you will leverage and build on Roblox Studio to create, expand, and improve the modeling capabilities of our development suite.

Your role will have an incredibly high impact that will directly affect our tens of millions of monthly users. We are looking for engineers passionate about building world-class user experiences which are both usable and performant.

You are strong in C++, or other OOD language, data structures, algorithms, have experience with 3D mathematics and 3D interoperability workflows. Experience with game engine development and/or CAD application development is especially interesting. We are an Agile team, so make sure you are comfortable with the core concepts of the Scrum and Kanban project processes.

This role will be responsible for interoperability workflows between different applications, types of content (mesh, procedural) and libraries. Including but not limited to procedural geometry generation that we are targeting in the near future.

You Are:

  • A confident C++ programmer with 3+ years of professional experience
  • Experienced with 3D programming and familiar with linear algebra
  • Familiar with exporting data from Blender, Maya, Max, or Houdini
  • Knowledgeable with 3D design tools and/or 3D game engines
  • Experienced with integration of 3rd party libraries and tools to support our workflows.
  • Able to write clear design specs, mentor engineers, and guide projects from beginning to end
  • Experienced with profiling, optimization, along with developing tools and workflows
  • Test driven: you love writing tests

You Will:

  • Create best-in-class developer facing modeling tools using C++ and Lua in Roblox Studio
  • Improve the workflow of our community’s content creators
  • Work closely with product Managers and designers to ensure that the product embodies the shared vision
  • Collaborate with numerous internal teams to help build the world's best user generated gaming platform
  • Take ownership of projects throughout their full life cycles and self-organize your work
  • Integrate with embedded QA to ensure that bugs are caught early and fixed quickly
  • Maintain and improve an existing codebase
  • Write and maintain automated tests
Location
San Mateo
Job type
Full-time
Visa sponsorship
Not Available
Hiring contact

Erin Fife

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Excellent medical, dental & vision benefits

Rewarding 401(k) program

Flexible vacation policy

Daily lunch & fully stocked kitchens w/ unlimited snacks

Life insurance & disability benefits

Onsite fitness center and fitness program credit

Commuter benefits

Roblox at a glance

Build and share your own multiplayer video games

Roblox focuses on Social Games, Video Games, Social Media Platforms, Development Platforms, and Application Platforms. Their company has offices in San Mateo. They have a large team that's between 501-1000 employees. To date, Roblox has raised $402.736M of funding; their latest round was closed on February 2020.

You can view their website at https://www.roblox.com/ or find them on Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn, and Product Hunt.