Facebook Security Engineering Manager, Malware Analysis in Washington, District Of Columbia


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Facebook is in search of the world’s most creative and experienced engineering leaders. We embrace entrepreneurs as well as those who come from more established organizations. Facebook’s Malware Analysis team is seeking an experienced Security Engineering Manager to help keep our two billion users safe from real world threats. You will lead a team of malware reverse engineers to analyze malicious binaries across our entire corporate and product ecosystem, help improve automated analysis, and craft detection for new threats. We are looking for a candidate with a passion for security and the knowledge that it begins with people.

Required Skills:

  1. Manage a team of high-performing security engineers conducting malware analysis

  2. Develop a roadmap for future work, track progress against it, and evaluate the team's performance

  3. Hold your own in technical discussion, be a subject matter expert, and have strategic influence

  4. Identify new techniques and solutions which increase the team's ability to provide solutions for customers

  5. Provide mentorship, support, and career development opportunities for team members and enable the team to scale

  6. Work with Internal Security, Product Integrity, and Infrastructure teams to divide and conquer challenges related to malware from a broad spectrum of actors

  7. Solutions will be required for everything from low-level but persistent actors to nation state actors

  8. Build strong relationships with internal partners to identify and facilitate solutions to increase the impact of the team's work

  9. Contribute to the growth and development of the Infrastructure organization

Minimum Qualifications:

  1. Experience in at least one of PHP, Python, C++, or Java

  2. Demonstrated experience in malware analysis, threat detection, forensics, which may include incident response, software development, threat intelligence, or other similar endeavors

  3. Demonstrated experience recruiting and managing technical teams, including performance management

  4. Experience translating technical concepts into language that is known to audiences, including software engineers, business and technical leaders and external security community members and press

  5. BA/BS in Computer Science or 4+ years similar work 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.