• Location
    • San Mateo, CA
  • Date Posted
  • Jan. 6, 2022
  • Function
  • Product Management
  • 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 TPM Manager for Infra Foundation, you will establish and support a TPM team to drive our engineering efforts to build out our next generation infrastructure. You will lead the build of cross-functional programs including but are not limited to: multi-region; data center buildout; third party cloud; reliability; performance; efficiency. This is a full-time position based at our headquarters in San Mateo.

You are:

  • A technical leader with domain expertise in system and/or software engineering
  • 10+ years of experience in driving the build of large scale backend systems, experiences working on multiple stacks a plus
  • 2+ years of management experience and good track record of growing team members
  • Experience leading teams to deliver multiple critical technical programs
  • Experienced with establishing work relationships across multi-disciplinary teams
  • Experienced with identifying critical technical problems and opportunities
  • Data driven strategic thinker who is capable of conveying ideas through detailed specs
  • Able to work effectively in a fast paced environment with competing resources and priorities
  • Knowledgeable about user needs, scoping, planning, execution and delivery
  • An outstanding communicator both technical and program

You will:

  • Build, support, and mentor a team of Infra Foundation TPMs
  • Build strong alignment between team/program objectives and company’s long-term vision
  • Collaborate with engineering teams to define technology and product roadmaps
  • Empower the eng group to deliver next generation infra products efficiently
  • Effectively manage dependencies and risks across teams and components
  • Enable engineering teams to stay focused on priorities and reliably manage all project phases
  • Identify critical engineering gaps and develop plan for improvements

You’ll Love:

  • Excellent medical, dental, and vision coverage
  • A rewarding 401k program
  • Employee Stock Purchase Plan
  • 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

What you’ll need to succeed at Roblox:

  • Strong people management skills
  • Domain expertise in system or software engineering at scale
  • Capability of establishing working relationships across multi-disciplinary teams
  • Strong problem solving skills
  • Strong communication skills

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