Operations Program Manager - Global Network Deployment and Network Services
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.
Facebook is seeking a program manager with web and enterprise infrastructure environment experience. The Infrastructure Services and Operational Support team designs, implements and continuously evolves systems and processes to support all aspects of network and data center operations. In this role you will work closely with Facebook Data Center Managers, network and software engineers, key Infrastructure business stakeholders, and end users to devise technical solutions for business problems and own delivery from concept to creation. The Operations Program Manager will support our global networking team’s deployments, operations, and tools. The program will support the growth, management, and 24x7 upkeep of Facebook.
This position will be located in Dublin, Ireland with domestic and international travel required.
Manage highly cross-functional site infrastructure projects in a matrix organization covering a range of areas (data center, network, logistics, supply chain, infrastructure software engineering).
Identify operational pain points and opportunities to improve business practices and drive internal process improvements across multiple teams and functions.
Review operational issues and determine if a technology solution is required or a process correction needs to be made.
Conduct business process re-engineering reviews to innovate on business processes and define ways to improve their efficiency and effectiveness.
Elicit detailed business requirements by engaging the business to capture clear functional design artifacts using techniques like use cases, data diagrams and process flow diagrams.
Provide hands on program management during analysis, design, development, testing, implementation, and post implementation phases.
Lead/Support all business readiness activities including training, testing and rollout. Work independently with minimal supervision.
Foster a culture of data driven decision making.
Drive continual improvement of cost productivity.
Identify areas of risk and drive mitigation with subject matter experts within the organization.
Bachelor’s degree in computer science, systems engineering, electrical engineering, MIS, or a related field.
Minimum 6 years of work experience in Product or Technical Program Management with a demonstrated track record of delivering business value using technology solutions in high-tech operations space.
Demonstrated ability to quickly adapt and learn new skill sets.
Strong analytical, problem-solving, negotiation and organizational skills with a clear focus under pressure.
Strong organizational and coordination skills along with multi-tasking capabilities to get things done in a fast-paced environment.
Excellent verbal and written communication skills and demonstrate attention to detail.
Be independent and thorough in examination and analysis, alongside results oriented.
Ability to collaborate with different individuals across external organizations, within other geographies, and "roll-up the sleeves" in order to accomplish all necessary tasks.
Cross-functional leadership skills.
Resourceful, action-orientated with the ability to get things done and overcome obstacles and develop creative solutions to problems.
Excellent interpersonal skills, including relationship building and collaboration within a diverse, cross-functional team.
Networking or data center experience with CCNA/JNCIA or equivalent experience.
Strong systems development and deployment experience preferred.
Project/product management experience in building scalable, enterprise tooling initiatives, defining roadmaps and translating strategic initiatives into tactical, objective programs.
Familiarity with the scrum methodology or software development.