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Senior Product Manager, Platform Services

at Roblox


San Mateo, CA


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Every day, tens of millions of people from around the world come to Roblox to play, learn, work, and socialize in immersive digital experiences created by the community.

Our vision is to build a platform that enables shared experiences among billions of users. This is what’s known as the metaverse: a persistent space where anyone can do just about anything they can imagine, from anywhere in the world and on any device. The breadth of opportunities, and the evolving demands of this first-of-its-kind platform, ensure that your avenues for growth are always expanding and flexible.

Join us and you’ll usher in a new category of human interaction while solving exceptional challenges that you won’t find anywhere else.

As a member of the Roblox Platform Group, you have the unique chance to help define and build the next generation of Roblox’s engineering platform services.

This is not just any set of cloud services, though. You’ll be powering social, immersive experiences used by hundreds of millions of users around the world. You’ll be building a platform product used by your Roblox teammates, establishing the foundation for services that power millions of users in the Roblox Creator community.

How far can this go? We don’t know. We need you to help figure that out.

 

You are:

  • A Product Manager with a history of juggling stakeholders, prioritizing features, and managing resources to deliver excellent products.
  • Experienced, with 5-10 years of product management experience and a history of delivering and supporting scalable platform services.
  • Visionary, excited to start with your engineering customers’ needs, then push the envelope of what we can provide.
  • Highly technical, with experience in developer platforms and large-scale cloud services. You can engage with Engineering beyond just product and user experience needs; you can help design scalable and extensible solutions and create detailed product specs.
  • An excellent communicator and documenter, with fantastic listening, verbal, and written communication skills. You have to be able to understand and express strategies, priorities, trade-offs, and tasks at the 30K-foot level and at the level of detailed technical specs.
  • Entrepreneurial, having worked in a fast paced environment, with competing resources and priorities, through the product life cycle from planning, development, through to launch. You love to get things done.
  • Organized, understanding that the best way to build something great is to coordinate the work of many people. 

You will:

  • Drive the vision of Roblox’s engineering platform services as a product for internal and external engineers.
  • Help build the processes around support, education, and documentation to help drive a great development experience.
  • Help identify, define, and prioritize the features, APIs, and services used to power features that engage hundreds of millions of players around the world.
  • Write product and technical specifications to communicate those features.
  • Balance the needs of internal engineering teams, business objectives, third-party experience creators, and Roblox players with the long-term vision of Roblox.
  • Work closely with many passionate internal stakeholders, engineers, and product team members.
  • Understand, influence, and communicate the product vision that is completely revolutionizing the way people play.
  • Present and debate nuanced and difficult decisions with our highly engaged and visionary management.
  • Dive into the technical nitty-gritty, helping make the right decisions on a platform that is shipping across every major consumer platform.
  • Monitor analytics, KPIs, AB testing results, competitive intelligence, customer behavior, etc. to help make the right business decisions.
  • Grow your career with the company Fast Company called the most innovative company in gaming.

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