Senior Roblox Developer (Contract)

  • Anywhere

Sawhorse is a dynamic and innovative creative studio based in Los Angeles that thrives on pushing the boundaries of immersive experiences. We specialize in crafting captivating digital worlds and interactive projects. Our team is made up of passionate creators who are dedicated to delivering exceptional results. We’re looking for a motivated Senior Roblox Developer to join us in our mission. 


Are you up for the challenge of becoming a Senior Roblox Developer and pushing the boundaries of game development in the Roblox universe? If you’re passionate about creating immersive gameplay experiences, working collaboratively with clients and cross-functional teams, and have a strong track record in Roblox development, then this role is tailored for you.


• Be a disciplined self-starter, eager to embark on a diverse range of game projects within the Roblox ecosystem.

• Work closely with Creative and Product teams to define, plan, and deliver innovative game features that captivate players.

• Assume direct responsibility for game features, from initial planning through to successful delivery, ensuring the highest quality standards.

• Design, develop, and maintain clean, efficient, and scalable code that powers immersive Roblox experiences.Developer

• Coordinate with QA leads and product managers to rigorously validate the reliability and functionality of your game features.


• 6-10 years of hands-on experience on the Roblox platform, demonstrating a deep understanding of its intricacies.

• 2-4 years of Lua programming experience on the Roblox platform, showcasing your coding prowess.

• Be a concise and articulate communicator, both in written and verbal interactions, with comfort in front of the camera.

• Proficiency in using Roblox Studio, Rojo, and GitHub within a team environment, adhering to collaborative protocols.

• Adeptness in adapting to team dynamics and established protocols, fostering a harmonious working environment.

• Familiarity with a wide range of technical concepts, including Roblox API and Services, Object-Oriented Programming, CFrame manipulation, Luau, efficient data handling, StreamingEnabled, Roblox Lua Style Guide, MemoryStoreService, and data structures.


• Proficiency with open-source community tools such as Nevermore, Maids, Promises, and Signals, elevating your development capabilities.

• Familiarity with advanced applied math concepts, contributing to innovative gameplay design.

• Experience in designing UX flows using Figma, enhancing the player’s journey.

• Proven experience in creating Roblox Studio plugins, demonstrating your versatility.

• Proficiency in working with custom avatar rigs and character controllers, showcasing your expertise in character development.

• An interest in web development and familiarity with front-end frameworks, broadening your skillset.

If you’re excited about the prospect of joining a team that values innovation, creativity, and excellence in Roblox game development, we encourage you to apply for the Senior Roblox Developer position. Join us in creating groundbreaking gaming experiences that captivate players worldwide.



• $33/hour-$65/hour DOE


This role can be based in the Los Angeles office or remote. This position is generally operating during West Coast hours M-F 9:00 AM – 6:00 PM.

Sawhorse Productions is an equal employment opportunity employer. All employees and applicants

are evaluated on the basis of their qualifications, consistent with applicable state and federal laws.

In addition, Sawhorse Productions will provide reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals

with disabilities. Sawhorse Productions will consider for employment qualified applicants with

criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable state and federal law.