Facebook

Data Engineering Director, Analytics (Ads)

Facebook

June 11, 2021

We are looking for an experienced Data Engineering Director to lead Data Engineering for Business Messaging at Facebook. Business Messaging is part of the Ads and Business Products organization which serves over 200M businesses, globally. Every day, there are billions of contacts between people and businesses. These interactions are increasingly moving to mobile-first channels like WhatsApp, Instagram, and Messenger. Messaging is becoming the primary way people and businesses communicate, and an increasingly important way for businesses to improve their customer experience and drive sales. As the Data Engineering leader for Business Messaging, you will formulate and implement the vision for the foundation for data and analytics to support the growth of Facebook’s Business Messaging products. In this role, you will work closely with Data Scientists, Product Managers, Software Engineers, and C-level executives. You'll work with some of the industry's brightest minds, use cutting-edge technology, and impact the everyday experience of billions of people and millions of businesses.
  • Proactively formulate and implement the vision for the foundation for data and analytics to support the growth of Facebook’s Business Messaging products.
  • Establish the processes needed to achieve operational excellence in data fidelity, data privacy, system reliability, and enabling rapid experimentation and data-informed decisions.
  • Manage and grow a high-quality data engineering team.
  • Partner with cross-functional teams of Data Scientists, Engineers, Product Managers, Researchers, and other partner groups to understand their data needs and deliver on them.
  • Drive the design, building, and launching of new data models and data pipelines in production.
  • Define and manage SLA’s for all data sets and processes running in production.
  • Drive data quality across the product vertical and related business areas.
  • Manage the delivery of high-impact dashboards, data sets, and data visualizations.
  • Contribute to improving data engineering competency across Facebook.
  • 12+ years of experience in Analytics, BI, or Data Warehousing.
  • Experience managing 20+ person teams and managing managers.
  • Experience working collaboratively with Engineering, Product Management, and/or Data Science.
  • Experience initiating and driving large scale strategic initiatives.
  • Experience in SQL or similar languages.
  • Development experience in at least one object-oriented language (Python, Java, C, C++ etc.).
  • Solid understanding of how experimentation (A/B testing) works.
  • Data architecture experience.
  • Experience implementing privacy aware data foundations and solutions.
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