Engineering Manager
Avatar Creation
Confirmed live in the last 24 hours
Burlingame, CA, USA
Experience Level
  • 10+ Years of experience with 2+ years leading a team as a manager or tech lead
  • Bachelor's degree in a related CG field. Masters and PhDs are a plus
  • C++ proficiency with experience working on large code bases
  • Understanding of modern real-time 3D engines, with experience building complex solutions in the fields of computer graphics, computer vision, animation and machine learning to synthesize character appearance, motion, simulation and interaction
  • Experience collaborating across teams and disciplines
  • Lead multiple related projects with focus on the higher level technical direction as well as the orchestration across multiple simultaneous projects so that critical and complex features come to light
  • Passion for delivering a great customer experience, with a focus on driving improvements in engines, tools, and pipelines
  • Taken a creative and strategic approach to solving hard problems and driving new tools and functionality
  • Explored ideas to provide value
  • Lead efforts to advance Roblox's Avatar creation platform. Automate and simplify the setup of character rigging systems. Analyze and intelligently process user generated bodies, faces and clothing
  • Become knowledgeable about the Roblox Avatar data model and core engine functionality, Roblox Studio, our content creation tools, and pipeline
  • Improve the future of avatar technology through vision, combined with detailed execution strategy that optimizes for fidelity, performance and compatibility
  • Balance researching new technologies with a practical approach to accomplish the research efforts into the Roblox production game engine and tools
  • Lead engineers through technical direction to improve the quality bar of the team
  • Work with different teams to improve existing and develop new functionality, pipelines, and workflow

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