Engineering Manager

Engineering Manager
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Meta Platforms, Inc. (Meta), formerly known as Facebook Inc., builds technologies that help people connect, find communities, and grow businesses. When Facebook launched in 2004, it changed the way people connect. Apps and services like Messenger, Instagram, WhatsApp, and Novi 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. To apply, click “Apply to Job” online on this web page.
Engineering Manager Responsibilities
  • Plan, direct, or coordinate activities in such fields as electronic data processing, information systems, systems analysis, and computer programming
  • Be both a highly technical, hands-on coder and an effective people manager
  • Be a subject matter expert in at least one specific domain. (examples: product, product infrastructure, infrastructure, machine learning)
  • Lead teams that deliver on multiple projects of increasing dependencies in an ambiguous or high-impact area
  • Work with team and cross functional partners to define and influence strategy
  • Work on issues of diverse scope, and drive roadmap creation and execution
  • Collaborate with various functions, drive engineering initiatives and have an impact at an organizational level
  • Participate in technical design
  • Measure the impact of team and set clear expectations and goals
  • Manage, perhaps through subordinate supervisors, the coordination of the activities of the team with responsibility for results, including costs, methods, and staffing
  • Work effectively with cross functional partners and stakeholders to set and achieve optimal outcomes
  • Partner with leadership to influence and drive org design, contribution and prioritization
  • Number of direct reports may vary
Minimum Qualifications
  • Master's degree in Computer Science, Computer Software, Engineering, Applied Sciences, Mathematics, Physics or related field. Position requires 36 months of experience in job offered or in a computer-related occupation. Requires three years of experience in the following:
  • Software engineering work experience including hands-on technical management building infrastructure core components
  • Coding in one of the following languages: C++, Java, Javascript, Python, or PHP
  • Recruiting and managing technical teams, including performance management
  • Architecting, developing, and shipping software products and/or services
  • Management experience with technical teams, or experience as a technical lead or project manager
  • Building products including front end technologies or backend systems
  • Unix or Linux
  • Large-scale Internet service architectures (load balancing, LAMP, or CDN's)
  • Designing and developing distributed systems, storage systems, or cache and data distribution infrastructure
  • Scaling high performance, high throughput systems
  • Troubleshooting and diagnosing problems in large-scale systems
  • Coordinating large-scale, cross-functional efforts that span different teams
  • Developing and managing requirements, and making data-driven decisions
  • Leading strategic implementation and planning for risk and growth
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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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