Facebook Technical Program Manager, IT Infrastructure in Menlo Park, California

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.

Facebook is seeking a Technical Program Manager with network, datacenter infrastructure environment and application experience within the IT ecosystem. The projects support the growth and management of the 24X7 Facebook IT environment. This is a full-time position based at our headquarters in Menlo Park, reporting into the IT Technical Program Management team.

Required Skills:

  1. Manage cross-functional projects (infrastructure, financial application, network and security) in a matrixed organization.

  2. Provide hands-on program management during all phases of the project lifecycle with an emphasis on communication to project sponsors, stakeholders and project teams.

  3. Collaborate with technical teams to develop and maintain end-to-end project plans and on going program / portfolio roadmaps, ensuring on-time delivery including writing requirements, use and test cases as well as support and escalation plans.

  4. Assist individual technical resources to unblock and enable them to focus on what is most impactful to the project and the organization.

  5. Ability to map dependencies and relationships between projects and technologies.

  6. Prioritize projects based on impact level and leverage data to drive prioritization decisions.

  7. Communicate progress to plan on portfolio to sponsor and stakeholders on a regular basis, ensuring that team members are kept up to date on the health and status of the project.

  8. Establish excellent working relations with all partners with an emphasis on unblocking team members when they are stuck, providing day-to-day coordination and quality assurance for project and tasks.

Minimum Qualifications:

  1. 4+ years experience program, project, or technical management

    1. 4+ years experience in system, infrastructure, or network administration in an IT environment

    2. 4+ years’ experience working on datacenter/infrastructure implementation projects toward security and system hardening.

    3. Experience in application requirements and translating needs into capacity plans.

    4. Organizational and Coordination experience.

    5. Working experience in Project Management tools and methodologies such as Scrum, Agile and the Project Management Framework.

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.