Big Data Intern (Summer)

at Roblox

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Roblox, Big Data Intern (Summer), San Mateo, CA


Roblox’s imagination platform is ushering in the next generation of entertainment. Roblox enables kids of all ages to imagine, create, and play together in immersive experiences on their phones, desktops, consoles, and VR. Powered by a growing global community of millions of creators, Roblox enables anyone to build, publish, and monetize their creations.

ComScore ranks Roblox as one of the top digital properties in the US for kids under the age of 18 and has been named One of America's Fastest-Growing Private Companies in the Inc. 5000 for two consecutive years.

Work with the most passionate, team-oriented, visionary, and crazy-smart people you’ll ever meet.

As a Big Data Intern, you’ll be playing a critical role in scaling our infrastructure at a time of incredible growth and shape the future of the Imagination Platform™. If you know what it takes to build and operate that can sustain over one million concurrent players year-round and you take play as seriously as we do, you’ll be right at home within our highly-skilled and rapidly growing Engineering team.

You Are:

  • Experienced: you demonstrate knowledge in big data frameworks such as map/reduce, spark and associated tools (hive, pig, sqoop, etc)
  • Effective: you have skills working with noSQL stores, columnar data stores and relational data stores
  • Proficient: you are familiar with modern cloud computing platforms such as AWS and GCP, microservices architectures, lambda architectures, real-time data processing etc.
  • Passionate: you like the idea about processing big data sets and leveraging Machine Learning, AI to deliver insights
  • Willing to work full-time and onsite

You Will:

  • Help build next-generation search and discovery for games, immersive worlds and other user-generated content like models
  • Harvest billions of events to gain operational and business insight into the performance and optimization of the Roblox platform
  • Build complex production-quality algorithms and data pipelines that mine large data sets
  • Work closely with product, engineering and business leads in generating dashboards, reports and summary data that automatically feed into platform behavior

Roblox – Powering Imagination.