Facebook Public Policy Manager, Connectivity & Access Video in Washington, District Of Columbia


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's Public Policy team is seeking a Public Policy Manager for its connectivity team to help us develop our positions on global tech and video policy issues. Candidates should have experience in broadcast regulation in addition to strong knowledge of Internet policy issues, including video, telecommunications, connectivity, news, and infrastructure. They should also have drafting and analytical skills and share our vision of making the world more open and connected.

This role is full-time and is located in Menlo Park, CA or Washington, DC.

Required Skills:

  1. Work closely with the product teams to provide policy review and support for proposed product features and trials (e.g., Watch, Live, etc.)

  2. Attend regular cross-functional meetings with product team, Legal, Communications, and Privacy to provide policy input

  3. Provide regular updates and readouts from those cross-functional meetings

  4. Act as liaison between product team and country/regional policy team

  5. Update local policy teams on developments and provide their feedback on proposed product features and trials

  6. Provide regulator product updates to the broader policy and legal teams, highlighting key issues and flagging potential problems

  7. Help to prepare briefing documents including overviews, messaging and Q&A for the broader policy team and company management in advance of new product roll outs or trials

Minimum Qualifications:

  1. Bachelors degree in Public Policy, Business, Economics, or in a related tech field

  2. 6+ years of public policy experience

  3. 5+ years of video/telecommunications experience

  4. 4+ years experience in telecommunications policy and technology industry

Preferred Qualifications:

  1. JD or advanced degree

  2. Technical degree (engineering, computer science or related field relevant to our video products)

  3. Government experience

  4. Experience working with or in support of diverse communities

  5. Communications experience

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.