Facebook Technical Program Manager, Instagram Metrics & Data Infrastructure 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.


Join a collaborative and passionate team working to make the best experiences for people capturing and sharing the World's moments. As a Technical Program Manager on Metrics Infra, you will play a critical role across product and engineering teams. You will work to identify key challenges faced with mobile and data engineering, and partner with Mobile Engineers/Data Engineers/Data Scientists/Engineering Leads/Product Leads to drive programs that address these challenges. You will play a key role in making our infra efficient, reliable, and scalable across mobile and backend.

The right candidate will be an excellent communicator, knowledgeable in mobile product development, passionate about data engineering and analytics, comfortable in a flat, fast moving organization, excited to collaborate, and focused squarely on impacting the Instagram engineering and product.

This is a full-time position based in our office in New York.

Required Skills:

  1. Manage cross-functional data, metrics, and engineering programs in a matrix organization covering a range of areas.

  2. Drive internal process improvements across multiple teams and functions, and measure impact by defining meaningful metrics to meet company quality goals.

  3. Drive accountability and ownership in a fast-paced environment across a dynamic team through project planning and interpersonal skills.

  4. Help define roadmap and long-term strategy for engineering and data infrastructure initiatives and solutions.

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

  6. Perform risk management and change management on projects.

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

  8. Interface with engineering and product owners for project requirements and scope.

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

  10. Work independently with minimal supervision.

Minimum Qualifications:

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

  2. 4+ years of software engineering, data engineering or similar experience.

  3. 2+ years of experience in Program Management/Product Management.

  4. Experience with infrastructure, cloud scale, big data, data infra (Hadoop, ruby, hive, presto, etc.).

  5. Experience with mobile development.

  6. Communication, coordination, and organizational experience.

  7. Proven experience working directly with technical engineering teams and senior management.

  8. Leadership experience and experience to motivating and focusing collaboration to reach goals.

  9. Interpersonal experience, including relationship building and collaboration within cross-functional team.

  10. Analytical and problem-solving experience with large-scale systems and experience writing code.

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.