Every day, tens of millions of people come to Roblox to explore, create, play, learn, and connect with friends in 3D immersive digital experiences– all created by our global community of developers and creators.
At Roblox, we’re building the tools and platform that empower our community to bring any experience that they can imagine to life. Our vision is to reimagine the way people come together, from anywhere in the world, and on any device. We’re on a mission to connect a billion people with optimism and civility, and looking for amazing talent to help us get there.
A career at Roblox means you’ll be working to shape the future of human interaction, solving unique technical challenges at scale, and helping to create safer, more civil shared experiences for everyone.
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 range 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 challenges that you won’t find anywhere else.
As a Technical Program Manager for Efficiency, you will be an individual contributor and report into the Infrastructure Technical Program Manager leader. You will support technical programs for efficiency during rollout of hardware and software technologies to connect Roblox services to users around the world reliably and securely.
Build solutions for identifying efficiency opportunities in internal Roblox systems and services.
Support cross-functional teams (Infra, Finance, Engineering teams, etc.) to understand cost of infrastructure, and lead engineering efficiency efforts
You will define problem space, collect user requirements and lead engineering teams to plan and ship large-scale systems
Balance efficiency, and priorities based on impact to the community and our long-term goals
Create and publish dashboards to communicate with the business status of a project, risks, and milestones
Align senior leadership and stakeholders around program roadmap
Manage programs and dependencies from beginning to end (long-term success across teams and components)
Unblock teams and allow them to stay true to top priorities
Ensure engineering teams to reliably manage all project phases
Use data-driven approach to inform teams’ direction
A technical leader with domain expertise in system and software engineering (technical depth)
7+ years experiences in driving the build of large-scale systems as a TPM
Experienced with creating and managing programs related to efficiency and costing of services
Experienced with establishing work relationships across multi-disciplinary teams
Experienced with identifying important technical problems and opportunities
Experienced with providing end to end technical programs through roadmapping and reliable execution
Turn specific solutions into systems that benefit larger community in the long run
Experience gathering knowledgeable about user needs (planning and delivery)
Flexible around process, using process as a tool when it makes sense for a team
Capability of establishing working relationships across diverse teams
For roles that are based at our headquarters in San Mateo, CA: The starting base pay for this position is as shown below. The actual base pay is dependent upon a variety of job-related factors such as professional background, training, work experience, location, business needs and market demand. Therefore, in some circumstances, the actual salary could fall outside of this expected range. This pay range is subject to change and may be modified in the future. All full-time employees are also eligible for equity compensation and for benefits.
Annual Salary Range
- Industry-leading compensation package
- Excellent medical, dental, and vision coverage
- A rewarding 401k program
- Flexible vacation policy
- Roflex – Flexible and supportive work policy
- Roblox Admin badge for your avatar
- At Roblox HQ:
- 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
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