Facebook Research Manager in New York, New York


Over 800 million people use Instagram, which means jobs here offer countless ways to make an impact in a fast growing organization. Instagram was built to strengthen relationships through shared experiences. Our app has played a critical part in forming meaningful communities where people can connect with each other and share what matters most to them.


This is an exciting time at Instagram, and understanding people is more important than ever. The Research Manager will be an integral part of the marketing team, and will design, execute and deliver high-impact primary research, both quant and qual. The ideal candidate will be flexible, agile, and a market research expert with phenomenal analytical and communication skills. In this role, you will work with Product, Product Marketing, Brand, Creative, UX research, Data Science teams. You will influence marketing strategy, campaign development, and measurement across the world.

Required Skills:

  1. Design and execute innovative quantitative and qualitative research to support the marketing organization, Instagram and Facebook at large

  2. Translate research findings into actionable insights that will have an effect on reaching hundreds of millions of people

  3. Communicate effectively and inspirationally in order to motivate people to take action in marketing and across the organization

  4. Develop and drive research strategy globally

Minimum Qualifications:

  1. 6+ years of experience with extensive background in quantitative and qualitative research, including hands-on experience in survey/discussion guide writing and data analysis (weighting, data verification, regression, factor, clustering, etc.)

  2. Problem solving experience and ability to move from blank slate to a research problem matched with a methodology

  3. Experience directing agencies/vendors to deliver results

  4. Proven track record of using primary and secondary research to influence executives and colleagues

  5. Communication and presentation skills. Experience with SPSS or R and Survey programming tool

Preferred Qualifications:

  1. International Research Experience

  2. Experience in a consumer technology company, with a strong understanding of social platforms and mobile ecosystems

  3. Experience with positioning, messaging development and optimization research

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.