Technical Program Manager, Instagram Growth

Menlo Park, CA

The Instagram Growth team’s mission is to help everyone in the world grow closer to the people and things they love. We are looking for a Technical Program Manager to help realize this mission and bring Instagram’s value to the next 1 billion users. In this role, you will develop and lead technical programs aimed at scaling our Graph platform to generate more quality connections and directly impact our users’ experience in our products. You will interface with product teams across Instagram to help them leverage the Graph platform in support of strategic priorities while making sure we can scale the platform in a sustainable way to support future growth. In addition, you will support the development of new platform capabilities to ensure Instagram products can adapt and grow in a dynamic market.

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
  • 7+ years of software engineering, systems 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 developing and operating large-scale Machine Learning infrastructure
  • Technical knowledge and/or experience in capacity management across storage and compute

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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