Facebook Manager, Software Engineering - Spatial Computing in Boston, Massachusetts

Intro:

Facebook's mission is to give people the power to build community and bring the world closer together. Through our family of apps and services, we're building a different kind of company that connects billions of people around the world, gives them ways to share what matters most to them, and helps bring people closer together. Whether we're creating new products or helping a small business expand its reach, people at Facebook are builders at heart. Our global teams are constantly iterating, solving problems, and working together to empower people around the world to build community and connect in meaningful ways. Together, we can help people build stronger communities — we're just getting started.

Summary:

Facebook is in search of the world’s most creative and experienced engineering leaders. We embrace entrepreneurs as well as those who come from more established organizations. Software Engineering Managers are clearly characterized by progressive technical experience and demonstrated progression in management responsibility. You have also kept your coding skills sharp and bring an unwavering passion for managing the dynamics of a fast-paced environment. Facebook is seeking a Software Engineering Manager to join the Spatial Computing team. This person should be familiar with Deep Learning models and algorithms for object detection from images and post-processing algorithms for machine learning results. Additionally, this person will need to identify external impact opportunities, help the team grow by leading cross-team collaboration projects, and establish strong relationship with external partners, academic collaborators and the industry.

Required Skills:

  1. Be both a highly technical, hands-on coder and effective people manager

  2. Communicate cross-functionally and drive engineering efforts

  3. Hold your own in technical discussion, be a subject matter expert, and have strategic influence

Minimum Qualifications:

  1. 5+ years of software engineering work experience, including hands-on technical management

  2. 5+ years coding in one of the following languages: C++, Java, and/or PHP

  3. Demonstrated ability to recruit and manage technical teams, including performance management

  4. BA/BS in Computer Science (In lieu of degree, 4+ years relevant work experience)

  5. Leadership and communication skills for leading and growing an engineering team

Preferred Qualifications:

  1. Expertise in Machine Learning & Data Science

  2. Experience in Spatial Indexing and Graph Algorithms for map geometry data processing

  3. Experience with Mapping/GIS and OpenStreetMap

Industry: Internet

Equal Opportunity: As part of our dedication to the diversity of our workforce, Facebook is committed to Equal Employment Opportunity without regard for race, color, national origin, ethnicity, gender, protected veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, or religion. We are also committed to providing reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities and disabled veterans in our job application procedures. If you need assistance or an accommodation due to a disability, you may contact us at accommodations-ext@fb.com or you may call us at 1+650-308-7837.