ROBLOX Corporation: Senior Graphics Engine Developer – Online Building Game

Posted by | August 20, 2010 | Web Pro Job Tips

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Location: Redwood City, CA

URL: www.roblox.com

Senior Graphics Engine Developer – Online Building Game
ROBLOX is one of the top ranked kids gaming sites on the
internet, according to comScore. ROBLOX is unique among gaming sites in that
kids are the main architects of their own worlds. Everything is customizable.
Kids build their own social hangouts, invite others in party mode, engage in
online chat and create virtual items using our site and 3D game client. We
are a massively multi-player online game that uses physics to simulate the real
world (with 1000s and 1000s of parts!).
 
We are looking for someone who lives and breathes high
quality game and graphics code.  Ideally, you wrote your first Pac-man
knockoff when you were in middle school.  You will be part of the core
team developing our rendering, networking and physics engine. We prefer to hire
generalists –as part of a small team, this position will involve interaction
with graphics, user interface, networking, installer, physics, sound, scripting
and build system code.  
 
REQUIREMENTS
* BS or MS in CS or equivalent education or experience
* 3+ years experience C++ and DirectX/OpenGL/Ogre in a
production environment
* Experience with shaders and
advanced rendering techniques
* Proven C++ skills, including STL and boost. 
* A proven history of achievement – creative, intellectual,
academic, and/or professional
* Passion for games, toys, and/or consumer products
 
ROBLOX: the excitement is BUILDING.
·      
Each month over 3 million unique visitors come
to our site.
·      
Our revenues have increased every quarter for
the past two years.
·      
Our team includes top-notch engineers from
NVidia, Pixar, Microsoft, Stanford, Berkeley and Cornell.
·      
Thousands of our users create interesting 2D and
3D content every day.
·      
We are backed by two VC firms that are highly
ranked on thefunded.com
·      
We offer competitive  stock options
·      
Our service is indescribably interesting and fun
– we’ll let you decide for yourself.
 
Please send resumes to jobs@roblox.com.
 

To apply: Send your resume to jobs@roblox.com and reference 37Signals.

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