- San Mateo, CA
- Date Posted
- May. 31, 2021
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 Senior Engineer for our database platform team, you will have an immediate impact on the core systems powering the experiences of our 165M+ monthly active users. You will have primary responsibility of driving large cross-functional or technically deep projects. If you enjoy working on cutting-edge software alongside highly-skilled and passionate engineers, you will be right at home on our rapidly-growing database platform team.
- An expert in SQL databases with minimum 5 years of experience with Microsoft SQL Server as a database engineer or similar role
- Have working experience in driving automation, self provisioning OLTP environments
- Enthusiastic about learning new database technologies
- Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or a similar technical field/relevant experience
- Support large SQL environments with high volume transaction OLTP systems.
- Configure and maintain database environments with specific focus on high availability, monitoring of system health and performance.
- Work with product owners in defining SLAs/SLOs to ensure high levels of performance and availability.
- Evaluate new generation globally distributed databases technologies, both SQL and NoSQL.
- Provide on-call support (on rotation basis)
- Work with other database engineers and SREs to drive automation
- 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