Partner Engineer, Media Partnerships
(Hamburg, Germany - London, United Kingdom)
Facebook's mission is to give people the power to share, and make the world more open and connected. Through our growing family of apps and services, we're building a different kind of company that helps billions of people around the world connect and share what matters most to them. Whether we're creating new products or helping a small business expand its reach, people at Facebook are builders at heart. Our global teams are constantly iterating, solving problems, and working together to make the world more open and accessible. Connecting the world takes every one of us—and we're just getting started.
Partner Engineering sits at the intersection of our Core Engineering, Product, Partnerships, and Operations organizations. Our global team works closely with top-tier media partners to understand and help them meet their business objectives using Facebook's platform products. In this unique partner-facing engineering team, you will use your excellent technical and business skills to deliver solutions that drive value for our community, our partners, and Facebook.
If you have the ambition, curiosity, and fearlessness to work on multiple key technologies alongside some of the most innovative companies around the world, you've found your home.
This position can be based in London or Hamburg
Deeply understand Facebook’s platform products and their underlying implementation
Work closely with our top-tier news, sports, and entertainment partners to integrate with Facebook’s platform products and ensure value creation
Represent the external developer’s view on our products to help prioritise the product roadmap accordingly
Develop tools and documentation to help scale Facebook’s platform products
Develop sample code and other materials to share with the broader Facebook developer community
Represent Facebook and its platform offerings at developer events.
Previous experience as a software engineer, technical consultant or partner/sales engineer is preferable
Knowledge of consumer products on the web and experience working with media.
Communication skills including experience speaking to both technical and business audiences.
Ability to translate engineering needs into strategic plans and vice versa.
BA/BS in Computer Science or equivalent degree/experience
Solid software development skills with experience building software developed in (at least one) Python, PHP, C/C++, Ruby, C# or Java
Proficient in a Unix/Linux environment
Willingness and ability to travel ~20% of time
Fluency in English and strong presentation skills. Fluency in German would be a plus