Localization Program Manager

Localization Program Manager
Location pin icon
Languages are key to our mission of bringing the world closer together. The Meta family of products is currently available in 100+ languages and we are adding many more. Over 70% of people use our products in a language other than English, and ~90% are outside of North America. As a Localization Program Manager, you will partner with various stakeholders and the rest of internationalization teams to empower Meta products to feel local at a global scale.
Localization Program Manager Responsibilities
  • Engage and build relationships with cross-functional teams and stakeholders (Legal, Product, Engineering, etc.) to launch successful localized products and contents
  • Design and implement efficient and scalable end-to-end localization frameworks tailored to various products and diverse content types across Meta
  • Guide stakeholders across Meta to ensure localization best practices are followed and drive efficient execution
  • Proactively identify and streamline technical and process issues that affect localized product relevancy, quality, and functionality
  • Actively seek out opportunities to optimize the global user experience and influence adoptions of optimal solutions
  • Partner across internationalization to ensure the right resources are in place and all deliveries are completed at the expected standards
Minimum Qualifications
  • 3+ years of experience in localization, or equivalent project management or program management experience
  • BA/BS or 2+ years equivalent work experience in localization, internationalization, project management, or program management
  • Experience communicating across and driving results among a variety of cross-functional stakeholders, working across time zones and international offices
  • Experience analyzing and interpreting complex data sets to inform business decisions
  • Skilled in building and optimizing complex workflows
  • Track record of staying focused, prioritizing and creating structure across large, ambiguous programs and setting goals for long-term initiatives
Preferred Qualifications
  • Knowledge of additional languages other than English
  • Exposure to SQL, analytics tools, or a coding language
  • Thorough understanding of translation technologies like translation memories, machine translation, and CAT tools
  • Familiarity with internationalization standards such as Unicode and CLDR
  • Experience working with localization vendors
  • Knowledge of AI technologies and potential application in localization workflows
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.
Meta is committed to providing reasonable support (called accommodations) in our recruiting processes for candidates with disabilities, long term conditions, mental health conditions or sincerely held religious beliefs, or who are neurodivergent or require pregnancy-related support. If you need support, please reach out to accommodations-ext@fb.com.
$37.98/hour to $118,000/year + bonus + equity + benefits

Individual compensation is determined by skills, qualifications, experience, and location. Compensation details listed in this posting reflect the base hourly rate, monthly rate, or annual salary only, and do not include bonus, equity or sales incentives, if applicable. In addition to base compensation, Meta offers benefits. Learn more about benefits at Meta.
Related Job Openings
Meta is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer. We do not discriminate based upon race, religion, color, national origin, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, reproductive health decisions, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age, status as a protected veteran, status as an individual with a disability, genetic information, political views or activity, or other applicable legally protected characteristics. You may view our Equal Employment Opportunity notice here. We also consider qualified applicants with criminal histories, consistent with applicable federal, state and local law. We may use your information to maintain the safety and security of Meta, its employees, and others as required or permitted by law. You may view Meta Pay Transparency Policy, Equal Employment Opportunity is the Law notice, and Notice to Applicants for Employment and Employees by clicking on their corresponding links. Additionally, Meta participates in the E-Verify program in certain locations, as required by law.

Meta 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.
Let us know you're interested.
Share your resume or LinkedIn profile with our recruiting team and create personalized job alerts.