Principal Software Engineer
Data Engineering
Confirmed live in the last 24 hours
Burlingame, CA, USA
Experience Level
Desired Skills
Data Analysis
Data Science
Data Structures & Algorithms
Google Cloud Platform
Microsoft Azure
  • 8+ years of professional experience working with scalable ETL pipelines on industry standard ETL orchestration tools (i.e. Airflow, Luigi, Prefect, Dagster,, Google Cloud Composer, AWS Step Functions, Azure Data Factory, UC4, Control-M)
  • 3+ years working in the Hadoop Data Ecosystem for data processing
  • 2+ years leading data engineering development directly with business or data science stakeholders
  • Built, scaled, and maintained Multi-Terabyte data sets
  • Experience with at least one major cloud's suite of offerings (AWS, GCP, Azure)
  • Developed with Data Quality at the core of your pipelines (e.g. Great Expectations, Data Fold, etc.)
  • Developed or enhanced ETL orchestrations tools
  • Familiarity with Data Discovery tooling (e.g. Amundsen, Atlas)
  • Worked within standard GitOps workflow (branch and merge, PRs, CI / CD systems)
  • Familiarity with infrastructure configuration (IaC [e.g. Terraform], cluster parameter tuning, service parameter tuning)
  • Partner with science, product, and engineering to collect data requirements to define the Core Data Ontology for all of Roblox
  • Lead a growing team of Analytical Data Engineers to support Roblox's ever-evolving data needs
  • Design an extensible and scalable data model to support the ever growing analytical community
  • Design, build, and maintain efficient and reliable data pipelines in batch and streaming to fuel the core data sets
  • Apply ETL Frameworks to scale and extend functionality of the frameworks
  • Analyze the use cases for the data to determine appropriate SLAs
  • Analyze the incoming data and upstream pipelines to determine and minimize epistemological issues
  • Determine appropriate relaxations to deterministic compute and leverage probabilistic data structures (bloom filters, count min sketch)
  • Partner with the Data Platform Team to provide approximation algorithms (approximate nearest neighbor, etc.) for high use statistics of interest
  • Determine caching strategies and eviction policies to support cost-effective analysis
  • Drive adoption of the Core Data tables and publicize new incoming datasets to ensure consistency across the organization

1,001-5,000 employees

Game platform and game creation system
Company Overview
Roblox’s mission is to bring the world together through play. They enable anyone to imagine, create, and have fun with friends as they explore millions of immersive 3D experiences, all built by a global community of developers.
  • Benefits and Perks - The health and well-being of our employees and their families is our top priority. We offer robust and comprehensive programs with variety to best meet your needs.
  • Well-Being Benefits - With flexible time off and a bi-annual, company-wide spring/summer recharge, Roblox knows how to balance working hard with winding down.
  • Financial Benefits - Competitive compensation packages, 401(k) matching, and flexible share incentives that let you choose how to share in our success.
  • Health and Wellness - Comprehensive medical, dental, and vision benefits, family planning resources, and 12 weeks off for all new parents.
  • Flexible Workplace - Our hybrid work schedule balances working onsite and working remotely. Enjoy daily lunch and an in-house fitness center when working from our San Mateo headquarters.
Company Core Values
  • Inspire Others
  • Work Hard
  • Self-Organize
  • Respect the Community
  • Get Stuff Done