Technical Program Manager, Instagram Product Infrastructure Release

Menlo Park, CA | New York, NY

Instagram is looking for a Technical Program Manager to help scale our release management infrastructure, ensuring we ship high quality app experiences into the hands of over a billion users every week. In this role, you will establish and lead large scale release infrastructure programs end-to-end that enable rapid iteration of new product experiences. As a Technical Program Manager on the Instagram Infrastructure team, you will partner with Instagram product teams, Facebook infrastructure teams, and external partners to ensure we’re building tooling and processes that will enable Instagram to bring new products to market and scale to our next billion users. The right candidate will be an excellent communicator, passionate building scalable services, comfortable in a flat, fast moving organization, excited to innovate on existing solutions, and focused squarely on impacting the Instagram product and business.

Responsibilities

  • Articulate the technology, requirements, goals and milestones of your team
  • Build subject matter expertise in your area and stay up-to-date on technological developments
  • Develop and manage cross-functional programs, facilitating relationships across Instagram and Facebook to identify risks, manage dependencies and optimize resources between media infra groups
  • Work with Product and Engineering to define your team's roadmap and execution strategy
  • Drive internal process improvements across teams, remove roadblocks, and deliver on high-impact projects with a focus on efficiency, performance, and quality
  • Assess business impact, prioritize initiatives and drive accountability in a fast-paced environment through project planning and strong interpersonal skills
  • Develop robust engineering accountability measurements, maintaining high quality engineering work
  • Drive accountability and ownership in a fast paced environment across a dynamic team through project planning and interpersonal skills

Minimum Qualifications

  • B.S. in Computer Science or a related technical discipline, or equivalent experience
  • 4+ years of software engineering, systems engineering, hardware engineering, or technical product/program management experience
  • Experience delivering tech programs or products from inception to delivery
  • Knowledge of user needs, gathering requirements, and defining scope
  • Experience operating autonomously across multiple teams, demonstrated critical thinking, and thought leadership
  • Communication experience and experience working with technical management teams to develop systems, solutions, and products
  • Organizational, coordination and multi-tasking experience
  • Analytical and problem-solving experience with large-scale systems
  • Experience establishing work relationships across multi-disciplinary teams and multiple partners in different time zones

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience with production systems for high traffic websites and services
  • Experience with mobile product development (iOS or Android platform)

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.

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