Principal Automation Big Data Engineer, Big Data Infrastructure

  • Location
    • San Mateo, CA
  • Date Posted
  • Dec. 14, 2021
  • Function
  • IT
  • Sector
  • Entertainment

Every day, tens of millions of people from around the world come to Roblox to play, learn, work, and socialize in immersive digital experiences created by the community.

Our vision is to build a platform that enables shared experiences among billions of users. This is what’s known as the metaverse: a persistent space where anyone can do just about anything they can imagine, from anywhere in the world and on any device. The breadth of opportunities, and the evolving demands of this first-of-its-kind platform, ensure that your avenues for growth are always expanding and flexible.

Join us and you’ll usher in a new category of human interaction while solving exceptional challenges that you won’t find anywhere else.

As a Big Data Automation Engineer, you’ll help us scale our global infrastructure at a time of incredible growth for our business. At Roblox, you’ll have boundless opportunities to shape the future of the Imagination Platform™ and demonstrate your passion for delivering thoughtful solutions in front of a global audience.If you know what it takes to develop large-scale infrastructure to Analyze user behavior from 200 million monthly users , you’ll fit right into our accomplished and ever-expanding engineering team.

You Are:

  • Passionate about Big Data and large scale distributed systems
  • You have a BS degree (or equivalent professional experience) in Computer Science or related engineering field with at least 8 years of experience with at least 2 years in SRE/DevOps.
  • Holding at least 2 years of experience using frameworks like Docker, Kubernetes, Terraform etc.
  • A systems engineer: you have experience building, and deploying distributed services and are excited to work with them at a global scale.
  • A programmer: you have experience using common systems programming languages and frameworks (Python, Ruby, Go, …).
  • Self-organized: you’re excited about getting in front of complex problems, organizing your work by any means possible; overcoming emergent issues and contributing to long-running projects as a part of the team.
  • Problem Solver: you ask the right questions to solve issues within your expertise and you use data to test your theories.
  • A Planner - Thinking ahead with tasks relating to projects and the bottom line are top priority for you.

You will

  • Build, automate and improve services that support Roblox’s Big Data ecosystem.
  • Build, automate and improve process automation to improve engineering workflows.
  • Play an essential part in our company-wide automation community.
  • Scalability! You will work across tens of thousands to build, deploy and maintain an exabytes scale Analytics Platform.
  • Design massively scalable systems on our global infrastructure and platform as we build the Metaverse!
  • Work with our stakeholders to push innovation across Roblox

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

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