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.

The DNS Infrastructure group within Roblox’s Network Infrastructure team designs and develops networking software to make Roblox fast and reliable for users around the world as well as our internal services. We are looking for a Principal level DNS Engineer to help build, and manage our production systems:

  • Authoritative DNS servers

  • Internal DNS resolvers

  • Global load balancing

You have:

  • BA/BS degree in a relevant engineering field

  • 3+ years of relevant industry experience

  • Experience with Linux systems and shells, daemons, and processes

  • Experience programming with languages like Python or Go

  • Experience with distributed systems in a production operations environment

  • Experience working with large scale Internet infrastructure

  • Self-organized and comfortable working in a fast-paced environment

  • Strong knowledge of DNS protocol

  • Experience with DNS software like BIND, PowerDNS, …

  • Systems configuration management experience with automation tools

You will:

  • Own the DNS infrastructure

  • Develop and execute on the DNS strategy

  • Build automated management for DNS changes

  • Design and develop monitoring and visualization software

  • Improve quality and performance of our user experience

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