Roblox

Engineering Manager, Text Chat

3+ months agoSan Mateo, CA

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.

Roblox, Engineering Manager, Text Chat, San Mateo, CA

The Social Communications team enables effortless, engaging communications across Roblox. As an Engineering Manager, you will build the next generation, end-to-end communication experience that scales to millions of users. An experienced technical leader with a product sense will be you.

You Are:

  • An Engineering Manager with 2+ years of management experience
  • You've built and managed teams of 7+ individual contributors reporting to you
  • Someone that likes to figure things out, and a hands-on manager who's not afraid to take risks.
  • Someone that has architected, designed, and developed a wide-array of software products.
  • You work very well collaboratively, and can think rigorously and make hard decisions and tradeoffs
  • You encourage a healthy work environment that's both supportive and challenging

You Will:

  • Build product teams in the social organization and lead them while they build new products and features for millions of users.
  • Mentor engineers and team leads to make sure your team expertise grows over time.
  • Work with your product partners to establish the roadmap and lead the project execution.
  • Work with other engineering teams, product and design to improve the existing and develop new functionality, pipelines, and workflow.
  • Be guided by our company vision to put the Roblox community first and represent us through experience.

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
Job ID: 2421293