Facebook Partner Engineer, Sports in Menlo Park, California

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:

Partner Engineering is a team of software engineers that sits at the intersection of our Core Engineering, Product, Partnerships, and Operations organizations. Our global team works closely with top-tier media partners to understand and help them meet their business objectives using Facebook's platform products. In this unique partner-facing engineering team, you will use your excellent technical and business skills to deliver solutions that drive value for our community, our partners, and Facebook. If you have the ambition, curiosity, and fearlessness to work on multiple key technologies alongside some of the most innovative companies around the world, you've found your home. This position is based in our Menlo Park office.

Required Skills:

  1. Deeply understand Facebook’s platform products and their underlying implementation

  2. Work closely with our strategic partners to integrate with Facebook’s platform products and ensure value creation

  3. Represent the external developer’s view on our products to help prioritize the product roadmap accordingly

  4. Represent Facebook and its platform offerings at developer events

  5. Develop tools and documentation to help scale Facebook’s platform products

  6. Develop sample code and other materials to share with the broader Facebook developer community

Minimum Qualifications:

  1. 2+ years experience as a software engineer, partner/sales engineer, or related position.

  2. Knowledge of consumer products on the web and experience working with media.

  3. Understanding of the Web technology stack (HTTP, HTML, JavaScript, CSS).

  4. Communication skills including experience speaking to both technical and business audiences.

  5. Ability to translate engineering needs into strategic plans and vice versa.

  6. BA/BS in Computer Science or equivalent degree/experience.

  7. Software development with experience building software developed in (at least one) Python, Node.js, PHP, C/C++, Ruby, C#, or Java.

  8. Experience working in a Unix/Linux environment.

  9. Willingness and ability to travel up to 20% of time.

Preferred Qualifications:

  1. Media experience

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.