Facebook Automation Developer, Integrity in Menlo Park, California

Intro:

Facebook's mission is to give people the power to share, and make the world more open and connected. Through our growing family of apps and services, we're building a different kind of company that helps billions of people around the world connect and share what matters most to them. 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 make the world more open and accessible. Connecting the world takes every one of us—and we're just getting started.

Summary:

We’re the team that’s responsible for managing reports surrounding Facebook’s policies and procedures, complex legal issues and the changing landscape of free speech on the Internet. We are passionate about building trust and giving the most voice to the most people. We are constantly balancing mitigating legal risk with making the world more open and connected while scaling our operations to support Facebook’s 1.8 billion users.

Our Integrity team focuses on bringing innovative and scalable technical solutions to enhance the notice-and-takedown process by enforcing our policies against bad actors in the intellectual property space (e.g., repeat infringers and recidivism), through automation, abuse detection, and operational excellence.

The team is looking for an experienced professional who will be responsible for guiding the team's use of automation to solve problems as well as collaborating with various stakeholders at the company - including Legal, Operations, and Engineering - to build out Intellectual Property and Privacy Operations' strategy and systems for abuse detection. This role requires a strong analytical and technical mindset, experience coding automation, and an ability to work closely with partners of all disciplines. A successful candidate will be able to use these skills along with strong critical thinking, creative problem solving, and impeccable judgment to juggle multiple priorities and make impact in this critical area of our business.

Required Skills:

  1. Create strategic plans that leverage technology to address Intellectual Property related abuse on the platform

  2. Use data and feedback to uncover trends in suspicious behavior, and implement effective countermeasures

  3. Deliver insights from data that drive business prioritization and automation efforts

  4. Collaborate with our Legal team and act as the voice of Intellectual Property operations to solve problems at scale

  5. Develop skills in a number of different areas including program management and subject matter expertise in Intellectual Property policies

  6. Manage projects to implement abuse detection tactics and systems to Intellectual Property workflows and to support policy enforcement at scale

  7. Serve as an expert consultant for teammates looking to leverage automation

Minimum Qualifications:

  1. BA/BS degree

  2. 4+ years experience in operations and project management

  3. 2+ years of programming experience

  4. 2+ years statistical analysis experience (SQL or equivalent)

  5. 2+ years of experience leveraging automation for executing policy decisions

Preferred Qualifications:

  1. 1+ years of experience in machine learning, predictive or descriptive analytics

  2. 1+ years of experience in at least one programming language (PHP, Python, Haskell)

  3. Interest in the intersection of legal guidance, policy and free speech on the Internet

  4. Excellent communication skills and an ability to explain complex technical issues to the less technically inclined

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.