Facebook Payments Data Analyst in Dublin, Ireland


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.


Our Risk & Payments team’s purpose is to enable anyone, anywhere to pay and be paid with confidence. To help us achieve this mission, we are adding a Payments Data Analytics Strategist in our Payment Operations team. In this role, you'll be responsible for driving data analytics and data infra solutions across different payment flows on Facebook, Instagram, Messenger, Oculus and Workplace. You’ll be monitoring, understanding and building a scalable payments ecosystem.

We are looking for someone who can set the direction in payments performance, by aligning different engineering, product and operations teams and by building on the strengths of those teams. Our ideal candidate is passionate about data and has a track record of bringing course changing insights to cross-functional teams.

Required Skills:

  1. Drive program-wide results, determine what is important, clarify next steps and delegate effectively to meet expectations

  2. Design, prototype and test payments performance metrics

  3. Create forecasting, monitoring and alerting systems for these metrics

  4. Facilitate data-driven conversations with product, engineering and operations teams to align on shared goals

  5. Create a deep understanding of a complex technical environment through data and reporting

  6. Become an expert in Facebook's core payments infrastructure, tools, systems, and data

  7. Lead efforts in creating quality assessment systems of complex payment flows

Minimum Qualifications:

  1. 3+ years of professional experience designing, running, and presenting data analysis

  2. Proven experience building relationships among multiple teams

  3. Experience querying data (SQL or similar) or performing statistical analysis (R, Python, or similar)

  4. Capable of explaining data analyses to cross-functional teams who are not focused on analytical work

  5. Work successfully both autonomously and collaboratively.

  6. A Bachelor's degree in Science, Engineering, Operations Research, Economics, Business or similar or equivalent professional experience

Preferred Qualifications:

  1. Graduate degree or equivalent practical experience in related field

  2. Experience working in the payments industry, preferably focused on how to improve payment processes

  3. Experience delivering measurable results in risk, security, payments, or business strategy

Industry: Internet