Solutions Engineer

(London, United Kingdom)

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.

The Solutions Engineering team is an external-facing engineering team working with Facebook partners who are advertising clients, PMDs (Preferred Marketing Developers: http://developers.facebook.com/docs/preferredmarketingdevelopers) and Agencies to integrate Facebook's ads technologies. As a Solutions Engineer, you are the engineering lead of your assigned partners and are responsible for developing their Facebook technology strategy and executing on it. This includes writing code to fill gaps in Facebook's own products as needed. You will spend 50% of your time working with product engineering teams and writing code (e.g. enhancing existing products, building high quality reference implementations and more) and 50% working directly with partners. This is an engineering role that is driven by business objectives and measured by impact on partners' and Facebook's business.Competitive Salary including the following benefits apply:Medical Benefits Dental Benefits Vision Benefits Pension Benefits Life Assurance Childcare Benefits Gym BenefitsTransport benefitsLaundry Benefit · Start date: 26 June 2017· Closing date: 25 July 2017

Responsibilities

Minimum Qualifications

  • BA/BS in Computer Science or equivalent degree/experience
  • Experience (3+ years preferred) building high-performance, large-scale server applications and reliable software developed in (at least one) Python, PHP, Ruby, C#, Objective-C or Java
  • Excellent communication skills including experience speaking to a technical and business audiences and writing technical articles
  • Experience in a client-facing role or ability to lead cross functional initiatives
  • Ability to independently and quickly ramp up on new technologies
  • Ideal Characteristics:
  • Deep knowledge in one or more of the following industries: ads technology, gaming, or e/m-commerce
  • Experience as a software architect, VP, or director of engineering in a small start-up
  • Experience in public speaking and blogging

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience with the Facebook Platform and ad tech experience
  • Experience in software consulting and/or client support

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