Facebook Edge Strategy Manager in London, United Kingdom

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:

Facebook's global network team is looking for an Edge Strategy Manager to join the backbone and edge engineering team to be a part of that journey. This team is responsible for designing, implementing and supporting one of the world’s largest and most complex networks. In this role you will have a unique opportunity to work with partner networks around the globe to enable the explosive growth across the entire portfolio of products including Facebook, Instagram, WhatsApp, Oculus, and more. The ideal candidate will be passionate about Facebook, and enjoy working with ISPs to provide comprehensive solutions for managing traffic.

Competitive Salary including the following benefits apply:

  • Medical Benefits

  • Dental Benefits

  • Vision Benefits

  • Pension Benefits

  • Life Assurance

  • Childcare Benefits

  • Gym Benefits

  • Transport benefits

  • Laundry Benefit

  • Posted: April 9th 2018

  • Closing date: May 7th 2018

Required Skills:

  1. Lead planning efforts with ISPs for interconnection and caching, including building long term relationships and capacity plans.

  2. Provide analysis and detailed planning support to the infrastructure, data analytics and product teams to enable in-depth understanding of partner ISP engagements.

  3. Evaluate Facebook platform program goals from capacity, reliability, and performance perspectives, and translate these into requirements and drive roadmaps with partner ISPs.

  4. Define the right mix of peering and caching for individual ISPs to meet the needs of the constantly evolving Facebook product portfolio.

  5. Willing to travel up to 25%.

Minimum Qualifications:

  1. B.S. or B.A. in a relevant field or equivalent work experience.

  2. 4+ years of experience in the peering or CDN space.

  3. Analytical and data driven bias, evidenced by experience of partner negotiations in telecommunications with regional market knowledge of Europe.

  4. Solid understanding of internet infrastructure fundamentals such as, IP, BGP routing, peering, and content proxy caching.

Industry: Internet