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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.

Why Account Management?

The goal of the account management team is to help users feel in control over their Roblox experience. The Account Management team builds the systems that allow users to control their presence on the Roblox platform and how accounts relate to each other. This team owns important aspects of the user experience, namely account settings, linking, and parental controls. These are some of the highest trafficked systems on the platform, and will only increase in usage as you promote more functionality around how users configure their privacy, features, and settings.

As a Principal Engineer on the Account Management Team you will work with others on the team on multi-quarter projects to rehaul our settings infrastructure, build general account linking systems, and create a safer and more trusted Roblox through parental controls and awareness product features. Our impact comes through collaboration across organizational and functional boundaries. If you are an experienced engineer who is passionate about building outstanding features in a data-driven environment, you'll be right at home on the Account Management team.features in a data-driven environment, you'll be right at home on the Account Management team.

You Will:

  • Build critical infrastructure to make sure that every user has age and policy appropriate and personalized experiences when using Roblox.

  • Enforce the principle of least privilege. The account identity team strives to respect user privacy by making sure that we expose the minimum amount of user information necessary for product decisions to be made by our fellow Roblox teams.

  • Work cross organizationally. We collaborate with teams and roles throughout Roblox and get a big picture view of how Roblox works.

You Have:

  • 8+ years of experience in software development.

  • Experience working on a high availability feature.

  • Worked cross organizationally to land a project.

  • Familiar with C#, TypeScript, Lua, or Go. (bonus)

You Are:

  • User Focused: You never lose sight of creating the most value for our users and developers, and have a passion for preserving trust and safety.

  • Versatile: You have mastered several languages and technologies already. You take a creative and strategic approach to solving hard problems.

  • Team Oriented: You lift up your peers and find ways to make the team stronger.

  • Proactive: You can speak in detail about problems that you identified and solutions that you drove to launch.

  • Creative: You take a creative and strategic approach to solving hard problems and driving new tools/functionality for our developers

  • Conscientious: You make sure that all the little things get done before you push code to production. You don't consider a project done if it doesn't have tests, dashboards, playbooks, communications to partner teams, and alerts.

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

$315,850—$383,910 USD

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

Roblox provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.