Facebook Director, Solutions Engineering for North America in New York, New York
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.
Facebook is looking for a leader to manage a high performing and client-facing team of engineers. As a Solutions Engineering Director, you will lead the advertising industry by building new solutions and enabling partners to realize the full potential of those solutions while also leading and managing multiple teams of Solutions Engineers spread around Menlo Park, New York, Seattle and Toronto. You will balance building a vision and inspiring a large team of solutions engineers, influencing cross-functional sales & product leadership, and people management. This role will allow you to apply technical problem-solving, leading, and consulting clients on creating and executing a business strategy, leading multiple teams of Engineers, and growing their careers.
Recruit, inspire and develop a high performing team that supports all of North America's large advertisers
Help build new products and improve existing ones in collaboration with Facebook product engineering teams
Understand our client's business and marketing strategies
Develop strong collaborative relationships with key stakeholders across the company and represent the function in cross-functional teams
Identify unique problems and unlock opportunities through bespoke technology solutions
Influence the road map and product development of Facebook Ads to meet our client's business challenges and align with Facebook's business objectives
Be both a technical leader in this team and a thoughtful people manager
Willingness to travel 25% of the time domestically
12+ years of software engineering experience
5+ years of experience managing a software engineering team
Experience building and shipping software products
Experience communicating technical concepts to non-technical audiences
B.S. or M.S. in computer science or equivalent degree or experience
Experience contributing to open source projects, shared code repositories, and/or personal projects
Experience with contributing to the development community (blogs, Stack Overflow, Quora, slack, etc.)
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 firstname.lastname@example.org or you may call us at +1 650-308-7837.