Facebook Lead Engineering Program Manager, Building8 in Menlo Park, California

Facebook was built to help people connect and share, and over the last decade our tools have played a critical part in changing how people around the world communicate with one another. With over a billion people using the service and more than fifty offices around the globe, a career at Facebook offers countless ways to make an impact in a fast growing organization.

Building8 brings together world-class experts to develop and ship groundbreaking products at the intersection of hardware, software, and content. We have a clear mandate to ship products at scale. In particular, seemingly impossible products that define new categories that advance Facebook's mission of connecting the world. The B8 team will apply DARPA-style breakthrough development at the intersection of ambitious science and product development. It will operate on aggressive, fixed timelines, with extensive use of partnerships in universities, small and large businesses. The Product Launch Team has the responsibility for taking breakthroughs and delivering them to market at scale. Building 8 seeks a Lead Engineering Program Manager who has experience in leading EPM teams for consumer electronics and mobile products. We are looking for a slightly impatient individual willing to face down their fear of failure to accomplish bold things. This is a full-time position based in our Menlo Park office.

Required Skills:

  1. Engineering Program Management lead for Building 8.

  2. End-to-end ownership of program management for our engineering activities from product concept to launch.

  3. Establish product design process and best practices for the organization.

  4. Collaborate closely with the Building 8 Program Management and NPI organizations.

  5. Leverage ODM/CMs to maximize the focus of our internal resources on adding value and differentiation to our product.

Minimum Qualifications:

  1. BS or MS in Hardware Engineering related fields

  2. Experience in companies across industries.

  3. Hands-on engineering program management leader driving key programs as an individual contributor, while also helping build and eventually lead an EPM team.

  4. Experience with consumer electronics products, mobile platforms and audio and video technologies.

    1. Experience working with and leading ODM and CM, as well as JDM development, leading their engineering teams.

Industry: Internet

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