Facebook Technical Program Manager, Data Infrastructure in Seattle, Washington


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.


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 new 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 Menlo Park or Seattle, WA location and will report to the Group Technical Program Manager.

Required Skills:

  1. Manage cross-functional infrastructure software engineering programs in a matrix organization covering a range of areas

  2. Help define roadmap and long term strategy of the teams you are working with

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

  4. Provide hands-on program management during analysis, design, development, testing, implementation, and post implementation phases

  5. Perform risk management and change management on projects

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

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

  8. Interface with Engineering and business owners for project requirements and scope

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

Minimum Qualifications:

  1. B.S. or M.S. in a Computer Science or equivalent engineering experience

  2. At least 8 years of Software engineering or Systems engineering experience, in addition to at least 2 years of Technical Program/Product management experience

  3. Experience with external facing production systems for high traffic websites and services

  4. Experience in Infrastructure/Backend systems

  5. Experience in the Big Data/Cloud Computing/Storage space

  6. Communication experience and experience working with technical management teams

  7. Organizational and coordination experience along with multi-tasking capabilities

  8. Experience motivating and focusing in collaboration to reach goals

  9. Analytical and problem-solving experience, and experience with large-scale systems and 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.