Posted Aug 4

Roblox is hiring a
Senior Engineering Manager, Orchestration and Service Discovery

San Mateo, CA, United States

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 the engineering manager for Orchestration and Service Discovery you will create, lead, and evolve the software infrastructure for the discovery of and communication between microservices at Roblox. Come help us create, support and evolve the infra that supports millions of containers that serve hundreds of millions of requests per second.

The Service Discovery organization develops and operates:

  • Cross-Roblox services reliably handling daily service discovery requests at scale.
  • Infrastructure services enabling a reliability-zone based architecture and load balancing.
  • Full stack automation of internal services and Hashicorp Consul.

You Will:

  • Lead, support, and grow a team of engineers building global-scale service discovery and orchestration solutions for Roblox.
  • Work with leadership in the Compute and wider infrastructure teams to define and evolve strategy aligned with the organization's roadmap.
  • Build a strong relationship with and understanding of our internal customers, the engineers of Roblox.

You Have:

  • Experience (5+ years) in managing software engineering teams.
  • Experience in building and supporting large-scale distributed infrastructure.
  • A customer, team, and quality focus and like getting things done.


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
$315,850$383,910 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.

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