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Facebook AI Writer/Editor in San Francisco, 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.


Facebook is looking for an experienced Writer/Editor to create content for the Facebook AI blog. This person will partner closely with Facebook’s researchers and engineers and our Technology Communications team to chronicle advances in the AI tools and systems used at Facebook and also noteworthy new research that will help drive the field of artificial intelligence forward. Our audience is the technical community of AI researchers and engineers and the tech reporters who cover the industry.

Strong news judgement, writing, and editing abilities are key, as is a knack for distilling technical concepts for an audience of researchers and AI engineers. This person will need to build strong internal relationships with multiple stakeholders to tell compelling stories about our work.

This person should work well in a fluid environment with multiple long-term and short-term editorial projects. He or she should have proven critical-thinking and project management skills. Being able to manage complex, cross-functional projects is important for this role.

This is a full-time position located at either our headquarters in Menlo Park, California, New York, New York or San Francisco, California.

Required Skills:

  1. Plan, write, and manage technical blog posts for the Facebook AI blog, including both short-form and long-form content

  2. Manage multiple stakeholders including engineers, researchers, technology communications and leadership

  3. Partner with internal creative services to produce high-quality graphics and video assets

  4. Edit and manage drafts written by engineers and other technical partners at Facebook

  5. Develop other editorial content, such as case studies, speeches, and social posts

  6. Help develop new formats to tell our technical stories in different ways

  7. Manage a content calendar and oversee the internal reviews and approvals necessary to publish content on schedule

Minimum Qualifications:

  1. Bachelor's degree in English, Journalism, Communications, or related field

  2. 7+ years of communications experience: journalism, agency, or in-house

  3. Experience with project management, editorial execution, and decision-making

  4. Experience managing agencies and contractors, and putting in place scalable processes to drive and achieve measurable results

Preferred Qualifications:

  1. Experience writing and editing technical content for a prominent tech industry company or media outlet, serving a large audience of engineers or researchers

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.