Technical Program Manager, Engineering Systems & Quality

Facebook Menlo Park , CA 94025

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With over 1 billion monthly active users Facebook Messenger is one of the most popular messaging applications. As one of the most competitive messaging applications it continuously evolves with hundreds of talented world class engineers shipping complex new functionality to Messenger users on a weekly basis on a variety of hardware platforms. Maintaining a high level of application quality, high performance and reliability, compact size while enabling engineers to move fast and ship to people at such a rapid pace is a hard engineering problem and this is where we need your help. Enabling adequate velocity of complex code while increasing quality requires a talented orchestrator, comfortable with deep technical, business and process subtleties and tradeoffs with excellent organizational and communication skills. This is a position of high impact and visibility, connecting with hundreds of engineers within Facebook and with our industry partners.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Lead a comprehensive and sustainable quality strategy for Facebook Messenger

Perform risk management, change management while being proactively leading technical and business tradeoffs enabling us to ship the right Messenger functionality, at the right time with world class quality

Own, manage and improve our release process

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

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

Drive internal process improvements across multiple teams and functions

Interface with multiple Engineering and Product teams for feature updates and scope

Help drive tooling improvements & decisions to align with higher company initiatives

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

  • B.S. in Computer Science or a related technical discipline, or equivalent experience.
    4+ years of software engineering, systems engineering or technical product/program management experience.

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 systems.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

  • Experience automating build and release processes in a fast-paced development environment

Experience working with iOS and/or Android

Facebook is committed to providing reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities and disabled veterans in our job application procedures. If you need assistance or an accommodation due to a disability, you may contact us at accommodations-ext@fb.com.


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