Facebook Technical Program Manager, Core App Performance 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.


In this role, you will own key metrics for mobile performance, reliability, quality, and experience, and get to play a key role driving these metrics across multiple product organizations and Product Infrastructure. You will work with product teams across the company to ensure that rapid development of new features does not conflict with the core usability of the app. This team is seeking a person with a strong technical background, preferably one that has experience with improving product performance and reliability. We are also looking for someone with excellent interpersonal skills, including relationship building and collaboration within diverse, cross-functional teams. This is a full-time position based in our Menlo Park, California or Seattle office.

Required Skills:

  1. Manage cross-functional product development programs in a matrix organization covering a range of teams and tools.

  2. Develop and manage end-to-end project plans and ensure on-time delivery.

  3. Provide hands-on program management during analysis, design, development, testing, implementation, and post implementation phases.

  4. Provide day-to-day coordination and quality assurance for projects and tasks.

  5. Communicate project status to stakeholders and various key teams around the organization.

  6. Drive internal process improvements across multiple teams and functions.

  7. Interface with several different Engineering teams for project requirements and scope.

  8. Help drive product and tooling decisions to align with higher company initiatives.

Minimum Qualifications:

  1. B.S. in a Computer Science, EE or equivalent experience.

  2. At least two years of project/program management experience.

  3. Experience communicating and translating non-technical to technical (and vice versa) requirements and discussions.

  4. Experience working across multiple teams and collaborating on solutions.

  5. Organizational, coordination, and multitasking experience.

  6. Experience with large-scale systems.

Preferred Qualifications:

  1. Experience with or around software engineering, systems engineering or similar 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. Facebook is committed to providing reasonable accommodations for candidates with disabilities in our recruiting process. If you need any assistance or accommodations due to a disability, please let us know at accommodations-ext@fb.com.