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.


As a Senior Software Engineer, Computer Vision - Content Safety, you'll build systems to ensure that user-generated content across Roblox is safe and civil, including images, experiences, and much more. You'll work on some of the most challenging problems we face, from inappropriate images to exploitative 3D models to misleading 3D experiences. Safety and Civility is Roblox's #1 priority, and our mission is to protect our community. You will report to an engineering leader on our Content Safety Team.

You Are:

  • Resourceful: You take a creative and strategic approach to solving hard problems. You identify opportunities and then apply your range of skills to make them happen.

  • Analytical: You're excited to investigate large, ambiguous problems, and see the opportunities hidden in the data. You can measure the problems and the solutions.

  • User Oriented: You always start with the needs of the user, whether they are Roblox users or internal engineers before architecting a solution. You focus on the end goal.

  • Team-oriented: You lift up your peers and find ways to make the team stronger. You foster a culture of technical excellence.

You Will:

  • Build systems to detect and address problematic content on Roblox, using Computer Vision. You will work on backend services working on high scale, and ML models to detect unsafe content.

  • Define and build platform features to support product teams across the company in ensuring safety in every part of Roblox.

  • Shape how the next generation of internet users interacts safely in the metaverse

You Have:

  • 4+ years of experience in software development

  • 4+ years of experience building and shipping products to production

  • 2+ years of experience developing large-scale customer-facing user experiences.

  • 2+ years experience shipping scaled ML and Computer Vision models in production.

Nice to Have:

  • 6+ years of experience in software development

  • Familiar with Python, C#, TypeScript, Lua, or Go

  • Experience using big data query/processing languages and tools such as SQL, Hive, Spark and Airflow

  • Proficiency in using ML toolkits, e.g. PyTorch, Tensorflow

  • BA/BS in Computer Science, Applied Math, Physics, Engineering, Statistics, or other technical field

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

$175,100—$233,840 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.