Partner Engineer, Android at Facebook
Menlo Park, CA, US
Facebook's mission is to give people the power to build community and bring the world closer together. Through our family of apps and services, we're building a different kind of company that connects billions of people around the world, gives them ways to share what matters most to them, and helps bring people closer together. 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 empower people around the world to build community and connect in meaningful ways. Together, we can help people build stronger communities — we're just getting started.
Partner Engineering is a highly technical team that works with our strategic partners to integrate Facebook solutions into their mobile platforms, apps, and devices. Quality of Facebook apps is important to serve over 1 billion of our Android users. In this role, you will engage with some of the world's most influential companies to drive Facebook app quality on partner devices, and internally with the Product team to enhance our apps. The ideal candidate will combine technical and business skills to make our partners successful and improve our app quality on their devices. This position will be based in Menlo Park, CA.
  • Improve Facebook mobile app quality on partners' latest Android devices
  • Define and execute on a strategy to drive adoption of strategic initiatives
  • Highly technical, hands-on coder and effective partner manager
  • Deeply understand the Facebook platform and underlying implementation across mobile
  • Be a subject matter technical expert, and have strategic influence on partners and internal teams at Facebook
  • Work closely with Facebook's product and engineering teams to ensure the right products are built to address the needs of partners
  • Ensure great documentation and best practices are created to collaborate with partners on strategic initiatives
  • Willingness to travel approximately 5% of the time
  • 3+ years of industry experience - software engineering, partner/sales engineering
  • Experience with Android development and using various SDKs and libraries
  • Software development experience in languages and environments such as Java, NDK(C++) and/or PHP
  • Experience working with Android operating system
  • Experience communicating with external parties
  • BA/BS in Computer Science or equivalent degree/experience
  • Experience with Facebook platform and graph API