Facebook Technical Program Manager, Release Engineering 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:

Are you passionate about helping those around you be more effective? Do you think about technology as a way to increase efficiency and change how business operates? We are looking for candidates that share our passion for tackling complexity head-on, to help build platforms that can scale through multiple orders of magnitude. As a Technical Program Manager, you will play a key role within infrastructure engineering, driving huge projects that span the organization. Our team is comprised of varying levels of experience and backgrounds, from recent grads to industry veterans. Relevant experience is important, but ultimately less so than your demonstrated abilities and attitude. Facebook's infrastructure is constantly redefining what is possible, and we need program managers that can do the same.

This is a full-time position based in our main office in Menlo Park and will report to the Group Technical Program Manager.

Required Skills:

  1. Drive release management for various initiatives across our mobile platforms (iOS and Android).

  2. Own, manage and track progress towards software engineering goals. Focus on scale and efficiency.

  3. Develop and manage end-to-end project plans and ensure on-time delivery.

  4. Perform risk management and change management on projects.

  5. Provide day-to-day coordination and quality assurance for projects and tasks.

  6. Communicate project status to stakeholders and various key teams around the organization.

  7. Drive internal process improvements across multiple teams and functions.

  8. Interface with multiple Engineering and Product teams for feature updates and scope.

  9. Help drive tooling decisions to align with higher company initiatives.

Minimum Qualifications:

  1. B.S. in a technical discipline or equivalent experience.

  2. 4+ years of tech industry experience and 2+ years of program management experience.

  3. Experience to working at scale.

  4. Communication experience and experience working with technical management teams.

  5. Organizational and coordination experience.

  6. Experience motivating and collaborating to reach goals.

  7. Interpersonal experience, including relationship building and collaborating with cross-functional teams.

  8. Analytical and problem-solving experience to large-scale systems.

Industry: Internet

Equal Opportunity: Facebook is proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer. We do not discriminate based upon race, religion, color, national origin, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression, transgender status, sexual stereotypes, age, status as a protected veteran, status as an individual with a disability, or other applicable legally protected characteristics. We also consider qualified applicants with criminal histories, consistent with applicable federal, state and local law. 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.