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Director, Data Science & Analytics - Developer

at Roblox

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San Mateo, CA


Data Science and Analytics

Director, Data Science & Analytics - Developer

 

WHY ROBLOX?

Roblox is ushering in the next generation of entertainment, allowing people to imagine, create, and play together in immersive, user-generated worlds. We’re the one and only fastest-growing entertainment platform that lets anyone teach themselves how to code, publish, and monetize any experience imaginable—across any device—reaching millions of players across the globe.

The impact that you can have at Roblox is powerful. We’re looking for someone who’s eager to take on a meaningful role in the success of Roblox on a massive scale. Someone who takes play seriously, but also isn’t afraid to have some fun either. Someone who’s ready to take Roblox—and their career—to the next level.

In 2019, we were honored to be recognized as a Certified Great Place to Work®. We’ve fostered a company culture that empowers people to do the most defining work of their career in an environment that’s made up of the most passionate, team-oriented, visionary, crazy-smart people you’ll ever meet. Join the Roblox team where play rules and the possibilities are endless.

 

WHY DATA SCIENCE & ANALYTICS?

The Data Science & Analytics organization’s mission is to increase our speed, frequency and acumen of making decisions at scale by instilling a data-influenced approach to building products. We cover a wide area of the data spectrum including analytical data engineering, product analytics, experimentation, causal inference, statistical modeling and machine learning. Aligned and partnering with product verticals, we use this extensive toolbelt to discover new opportunities and unmet use cases, influence and shape the product roadmap and prioritization, build data products and measure impact on our community of players and developers.

 

WHY DEVELOPER?

The Developer product group manages the content supply for the Roblox platform. Their mission is to democratize the creation of engaging co-experiences for global audiences through revolutionary tools and services. Simply put, we enable developers to create great content under faster development cycles.

You Are:

  • Passionate about data. You have the curiosity and self-drive to continuously learn new techniques and tools to extract value from data. You may have a degree in Statistics, Economics, Computer Science or other relevant field.
  • 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 in an engaging and inspirational manner.
  • Unblockable. You understand how to build end-to-end data-driven solutions and can coach teams and individuals on best practices for data transformation, product analytics, experimentation practices, statistical modeling and machine learning.
  • An inspirational team builder. You apply your data toolbelt to construct a team of individuals and managers into a cohesive, high performing unit composed of generalists sprinkled in with specialists. 

You Will:

  • Own a company-level KPI, accompanying core metrics and a suite of analytical roadmaps to generate and mature product playbooks to drive business growth.
  • Partner with a suite of VP/Director-level partners in product management and engineering to influence product vision and roadmaps.
  • Grow a team of top talent from 5 to 15 over the next 12 months and plan for continued organizational growth by partnering closely with a high touch recruiting approach.
  • Coach individuals to improve technical excellence, influence partners and focus on impact over delivery.

You'll Love:

  • Excellent medical, dental, and vision coverage
  • A rewarding 401k program
  • Flexible vacation policy
  • 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
  • A Roblox Admin badge for your avatar


Roblox – Powering Imagination.

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