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. 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 Lead Security Engineer in Data Protection you will shape and implement our data cataloging, classification, security strategy and systems. Roblox operates at a large-scale. We reach millions of people daily; you will create performant solutions on large datasets. You will help shape the strategy of how we protect and secure data, and you'll create tools and solutions to help make data protection easy for Roblox engineering teams.

You will be part of the Information Security team, reporting to the Director of Product and Application security. You will also partner closely with the storage team, and across engineering and infrastructure teams.

You Have:

  • 7+ years of experience: As a data or software engineer.

  • Expertise: in at least one programming language such as Python, Golang or C#, etc.

  • Interest: To learn new languages and technologies.

  • Experience with: Software development in applied cryptography.

  • A background in Information and Data Security: You have a deep understanding of data security best practices.

  • Familiarity with: data governance principles, compliance frameworks, and PII/PAN data protection policies.

You Are:

  • Collaborative: You love working with your direct team and cross-functional partners.

  • Thoughtful of build vs. buy decisions: You can build solutions, but you also review what tools are available.

  • Comfortable with ambiguity: You can gather data and make informed decisions when there is no clear answer.

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

    • Onsite fitness center and fitness program credit

    • Annual CalTrain Go Pass