Engineering Manager - Malware Analysis Platforms

Engineering Manager - Malware Analysis Platforms
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Meta’s Malware Analysis Platforms team is looking for an Engineering Manager with skills and passion for building scalable, sustainable solutions to fight software-based abuse across Meta. This person will be responsible for leading, developing and scaling the team across infrastructure, analysis and discovery to tackle how software-based abuse affects Facebook Security, Privacy and Integrity. The team works on some of the most challenging, complicated and high-visibility spaces within Meta. The potential for impact in this role is substantial, as the work affects billions of users, revenue, and company security. The ideal candidate will have a background in malware, code analysis, scaling infrastructure, making data-driven decisions. They are self-starters, focused on team success.
Engineering Manager - Malware Analysis Platforms Responsibilities
  • In conjunction with product managers and data scientists develop and hone a long term vision and strategy to build, scale and expand capabilities to measure and reduce malware prevalence impacting Meta and its community.
  • Develop a program to maximize the team's impact, including creating team policies, making process improvements, defining success metrics and working with partner engineering and abuse analysis teams.
  • Staff and manage a high-performance team. Ensure strong org health.
  • Develop, coach, mentor managers and ICs and ensure high performance in a fast-paced environment.
  • Work closely with partner teams and technical investigations staff across the company and collaborate with broader Security, Integrity and Privacy industry partners.
Minimum Qualifications
  • Experience working cross-functionally with Security engineers, analysts, project managers, technicians and customers in areas of high complexity and ambiguity
  • Analytical and problem-solving experience
  • Capable of communicating effectively up, down, and sideways
  • Experience supporting and growing managers and software engineering teams, both in person and remote
  • Experience with C++, Python, Hack or other coding languages
  • Experience shaping strategy and executing against that strategy with prioritization of people and resources
  • 5+ years of leadership/management experience
  • BS degree in a technical or analytical field (e.g. Math, Statistics, Computer Science, Economics or Information Systems, etc.)
  • Knowledge of relational databases and SQL
  • Experience in malware, file analysis, computer forensics, security engineering, security operations, or other network defense and cyber intelligence frameworks
Preferred Qualifications
  • Experience working with high-performance teams focused on investigations, analytics (e.g. developing data pipeline architecture, organizational metrics and insights into problems) and engineering (e.g. infrastructure, tool development and system design)
  • Experience working with or in support of diverse communities and global teams in understanding of a complex space
  • Experience working with teams spanning multiple locations and time zones
  • Demonstrated success presenting complex data (qualitative and quantitative) in a clear and compelling manner that inspires action
  • Experience developing and successfully adopting machine learning techniques to detect Malware
  • Experience with malware TTPs, threat intelligence and how attackers circumvent analysis systems
  • Malware triage experience, such as using static and dynamic analysis tools
  • Demonstrated knowledge for understanding the intersection of complex security issues and company priorities
  • Experience with operating system internals, filesystems, programming language design, compilers
  • Experience creating signatures as countermeasures
  • Contributions to Security or Open Source communities (via public research, blogging, presentations, etc.)
About Meta
Meta builds technologies that help people connect, find communities, and grow businesses. When Facebook launched in 2004, it changed the way people connect. Apps like Messenger, Instagram and WhatsApp further empowered billions around the world. Now, Meta is moving beyond 2D screens toward immersive experiences like augmented and virtual reality to help build the next evolution in social technology. People who choose to build their careers by building with us at Meta help shape a future that will take us beyond what digital connection makes possible today—beyond the constraints of screens, the limits of distance, and even the rules of physics.
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(Colorado only*) Estimated salary of $262,000/year + bonus + equity + benefits
*Note: Disclosure as required by sb19-085(8-5-20)
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