Machine Learning - Engineering Director

Remote, Netherlands | Remote, Italy | Remote, France | Remote, Poland | Remote, Sweden | Remote, Ireland | Remote, Spain | Remote, Germany | Remote, UK | London, United Kingdom

Our mission is to maximize the value of advertising delivered to advertisers and Meta users, through formulating machine learning/optimization problems to enable next-generation ads products, innovating in cutting-edge machine learning algorithms, executing with an end to end mindset and achieve business goals. The expertise of our engineering team covers disciplinary research and engineering areas including machine learning, large scale recommender systems, multi-variable optimization and generalist background across infra and product.


  • Build, manage and support diverse teams of software engineers and engineering managers
  • Provide both technical and organizational leadership
  • Impact over all time-scales through sound long term strategies and well executed upon short-to-mid-to-long term roadmaps
  • Set up the org for growth in a self-sustainable manner through effective processes, and run a high-functioning XFN leadership group
  • Uphold a culture of respect, integrity, inclusion, innovation

Minimum Qualifications

  • 12+ years of technical industry experience
  • 7+ years of management experience
  • Demonstrated experience recruiting, building, structuring, leading technical organizations, including performance management

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience managing machine learning teams in advertising
  • BS / MS in Computer Science (In lieu of degree, relevant work experience)

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 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, genetic information, or other applicable legally protected characteristics. We also consider qualified applicants with criminal histories, consistent with applicable federal, state and local law.

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