Facebook Program Manager - Partnerships in Menlo Park, California
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.
We are looking for an experienced Program Manager with a technical and product-oriented background and who is knowledgeable and passionate about mobile platforms. As a Program Manager in the Partnership team, you will play a key role with internal cross-functional teams and external partners to ensure a smooth go-to-market process for our products. To be successful, you must have experience effectively collaborating with cross-functional teams to drive results, and developing and executing against global launch plans. We are looking for someone with strong analytical and communication skills and a natural ability to manage fast-changing and undefined situations. This is a full-time position based in Menlo Park, CA.
Manage cross-functional platform programs by working with development teams, business teams and external partners
Create and manage effective, scalable processes to manage go-to-market process for product/engineering teams on core supported platforms
Handle a number of simultaneous projects, demonstrate a sense of urgency and ownership to drive projects to completion and be successful in a collaborative environment
Perform risk management, communicate status and big picture to the team and management
Provide day-to-day coordination of tasks and their dependencies across the team, cross-functional team and external partners
Drive internal process improvements, remove gaps, across multiple teams and ensure teams are working on high impact projects that align with company mission and goals
B.S. in a technical discipline or equivalent experience
5+ years of tech industry experience and 3+ years of program management experience
Knowledge of software and hardware development processes
Experience working with external technology vendors and partners
Demonstrated critical thinking capabilities
Strong communication, organizational, management and people skills
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