Data Scientist
Trust & Safety, Operations
Confirmed live in the last 24 hours

5,001-10,000 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.

Company Stage

Series H

Total Funding





San Mateo, California

Growth & Insights

6 month growth


1 year growth


2 year growth

San Mateo, CA, USA
Experience Level
Desired Skills
Apache Hive
Apache Spark
Data Analysis
Data Science
Apache Flink
Data & Analytics
  • A strong communicator. You understand that analysis must be presented in meaningful ways and engage in spirited discussions about the findings. You have the ability to explain technical concepts to non-technical audiences and discuss appropriate tradeoffs
  • Motivated by impact. You find great satisfaction in being able to point to direct contributions you've made to an organization. You recognize the inherent tradeoffs between further research/experimentation and productionization apply the appropriate methodology to maximize impact in a pragmatic fashion
  • An expert transforming data with SQL and a scripting language such as Python or R. You're experienced in automating efforts and crunching massive volumes of data in distributed systems using frameworks such as Spark, Hadoop or Flink
  • Experienced in optimization of large systems. You understand how to design metrics that represent the fundamental goals and constraints of the business and can design approaches to effectively trade off between countervailing factors to design more globally optimal processes
  • Bachelors or Advanced Degree in Operations Research, Computer Science, Applied Math, Physics, Engineering, Statistics, Economics or other technical fields
  • 4+ years of industry experience in data science and/or operations research
  • 4+ years of experience using big data query/processing languages such as SQL, Hive or Spark to transform/manipulate very large datasets
  • 4+ years of experience in one or more scripting languages such as Python or R
  • 4+ years of experience in fast-paced environment or fast growing company, such as the tech sector
  • Demonstrated ability to lead or build project areas from scratch as an individual contributor
  • Demonstrated impact in operations optimization
  • Design fundamental processes and data pipelines and curate north star metrics to track and measure the state and performance of our operations teams
  • Develop deep insights through analytics around improvements we can make in our customer success and moderation processes to help enable greater efficiency
  • Work with operations leaders to highlight improvements to policy and design new sets of best practices
  • Develop models to drive resource optimization via multiple axes such as allocation, efficiency, and quality
  • Implement forecasting approaches to help better anticipate the growth needs of Roblox operations