Lead Developer Content Engineer


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Roblox, Lead Developer Content Engineer, San Mateo, CA

Join an amazing team that’s building the future of play. Every month, over 64 million monthly active players come to Roblox to immerse themselves in any game or experience imaginable. Players can create 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 created by a talented community of 1.9 million creators.

As the Lead Content Engineer you will be a key member of the Information Experience team at Roblox. You will help lead the effort to educate the next generation of game designers and developers using the Roblox platform. You will collaborate with the team to design and support an ambitious content calendar that spans topics including scripting, computer science, animation, and design. You will write for a diverse audience, while being mindful that your largest and most important audience are kids and young adults with big dreams. You will support our developers and game designers by ensuring our API documentation is world-class, and that we have ample content to support game developers in all stages of their learning journey.

You Are:
  • Detail oriented, with strong communication, planning and organizational skills
  • Technically proficient in a scripting language like JavaScript, Python, or Lua
  • Creative, and able to distill technical concepts into words and forms accessible to a wide audience
  • Obsessed with quality, and always looking to improve the user's journey through the content
  • Empathetic, and able to view the world through the eyes of someone with little technical experience
  • Self-directed, and able to complete content end to end while working closely with product and engineering
  • A strong advocate for developer needs
  • Highly collaborative, a big team player
You Will:
  • Lead, design and maintain our technical documentation style guide
  • Become a subject matter expert on the Roblox platform
  • Collaborate with engineering to understand new product features, and how they can be leveraged by developers
  • Analyze data to inform the team's editorial calendar
  • Document new APIs and help maintain existing documentation
  • Write and edit tutorials and sample code
Nice to Have:Experience with the Roblox platform
  • Knowledge of gaming industry and trends
  • Inclination towards hacking and making mentality
Experience working with childrenPerks & 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
Flexible Time Off Policy

Free catered lunches 3 times a week and several fully stocked kitchens with unlimited snacks

Fitness reimbursement programPre-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.

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