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Engineering Manager- Compute Service Communication

As an engineering manager in the Infra Compute organization you will create, lead, and evolve the compute infrastructure at Roblox as we build Roblox's Private Cloud. Come help us create, support and evolve the infra that manages the millions of containers that serve hundreds of millions of requests per second.

The Infra Compute - Service Communication organization oversees:

  • Service-to-service communication and networking (proxy management solutions including API Gateway, Traefik, Envoy, and in the future Service Mesh)

  • API Frameworks, gRPC clients and in-datacenter communication protocol extensions and support.

  • Securing communication between services, providing observability and metrics for end services to debug network issues.

You Are:

  • Care deeply about production health and reliable, sustainable production systems

  • Love for building and supporting networks, systems and large-scale distributed infrastructure

  • 2+ years in engineering management and 4+ years of experience in compute infrastructure or related field

  • Customer, team, and quality oriented and like getting things done

You Will:

  • Create, build, and lead our infrastructure to support large scale microservices deployments

  • Assist engineering teams on scalable design and implementation of their services in respect to infrastructure tiers such as orchestration and service discovery.

  • Optimize and contribute to open source infrastructure software written in golang and other languages

You’ll Love:

  • 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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