Facebook Music Data Analyst, Media Partnerships in Menlo Park, California


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.


Facebook seeks an experienced Music Data Analyst to develop and activate insights about content on digital platforms. The analyst will develop and implement tools for forecasting and tracking music partnerships and will report on trends and performance to business development, product, media partnerships, operations, legal, and finance teams. The position is full-time and based in our main office in Menlo Park.

Required Skills:

  1. Develop the music partnerships research and measurement strategy and manage prioritization of initiatives across internal and external stakeholders

  2. Provide deep insights about the music ecosystem and partners to executives

  3. Identify trends and actionable insights to drive strategic partnerships and industry communications

  4. Partner with music industry analysts to develop shared insights

  5. Develop data pipelines and dashboards

  6. Synthesize a wide variety of inputs from different stakeholders into coherent narratives and action plans

  7. Develop a robust internal network of coworkers working on a variety of related initiatives and become an internal expert about content on Facebook, Instagram, and other platforms

  8. Be an internal advocate with cross-functional teams — including product, product marketing, legal, engineering, and communications — for partners and industry priorities

Minimum Qualifications:

  1. BA or BS Degree

  2. 6+ years experience in data analytics roles, including experience analyzing music trends, performance, and consumption for a global organization

  3. Skills using SQL, as well as other analytics tools such as Tableau, R, Microstrategy, Google Analytics, Omniture, or Excel

  4. Understanding of Facebook products, Facebook the company, and social media

  5. Ability to build relationships and motivate individuals at all levels of an organization

  6. Analytical skills with ability to interpret and summarize a program's performance and develop experiments

  7. Communication and presentation skills, and the ability to clarify and summarize issues

  8. Ability to define, develop and lead programs in a changing environment

Preferred Qualifications:

  1. Extensive knowledge of digital business models and technology -- in particular, digital music

  2. Experience using third-party music data sources

  3. Proven track record of measuring and developing insights about music for global organizations

  4. Experience working with or in support of diverse communities

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.