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Infrastructure Data Scientist & Strategy Analyst - Facebook

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Location:
Menlo Park, California
Date:
06/07/2017
2017-06-072017-08-06
Categories:
  • Data Engineer
  • Business Intelligence
  • Data Analytics
  • Statistician
  • Data Scientist
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Job Details

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. 

In order to support Facebook’s mission and community’s growth, Facebook must scale its Infrastructure efficiently. In this role, your primary responsibility will be to execute data, statistical, business model, financial and market analyses to optimize and answer key questions regarding the growth of Facebook’s Infrastructure and connectivity programs. The ideal candidate is extremely versatile, willing to learn new skillsets, has superior modeling / data science skills, is able to conduct market research resourcefully and demonstrates exceptional business judgement with a proven track record of using analyses to influence decision-making. The candidate should be a self-starter with a strong work ethic, excellent communication skills and highly team-oriented. This is a full-time position based in our Menlo Park, CA headquarters.

 

Responsibilities

  • Partner cross-functionally with capacity engineering, hardware engineering, network engineering, connectivity programs, data science, finance, technical program management, and other product / engineering teams to develop thoughtful analyses and deliver key insights for production and non-production Infrastructure development.
  • Influence the deployment of Facebook’s Infrastructure by leading strategic frameworks for decision-making which may include but are not limited to: engineering design decisions, key business metrics, go-to-market strategy, infrastructure capacity forecasts, market/industry due diligence, cost/business models etc.
  • Manage cross-functional projects from inception to completion which will include both technical and non-technical responsibilities
  • Build automated dashboards for real-time visibility on business drivers
  • Leverage tools like Excel, SQL, R, Python, Tableau, GSMA, etc. to drive efficient analytics and reporting
  • Interest and willingness to work on both complex data science / engineering and business model / strategy projects

Requirements

Minimum Qualification

  • Degree in an analytical field (e.g. in Engineering, Economics, Business, Mathematics or similar field focused on quantitative and analytical areas).
  • 6+years of experience in data science, analytics, investment banking, management consulting, private equity or analytics-heavy function at a high-growth technology company
  • Experienced with tools like Excel, SQL, R, Python, Tableau and GSMA.

     

As part of our dedication to the diversity of our workforce, Facebook is committed to Equal Employment Opportunity without regard for race, color, national origin, ethnicity, gender, protected veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, or religion. We are also 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 or you may call us at 1+650-308-7837.