22 days old
2017-11-232018-01-22

Data Science Manager, Analytics (Instagram NYC) - Facebook

New York, New York

Over 800 million people use Instagram, which means jobs here offer countless ways to make an impact in a fast growing organization. Instagram was built to strengthen relationships through shared experiences. Our app has played a critical part in forming meaningful communities where people can connect with each other and share what matters most to them.

We’re looking for analytics leaders with a passion for social media to help drive informed business decisions for Instagram. You will enjoy working with one of the richest data sets in the world, cutting edge technology, and the ability to see your insights turned into real products on a regular basis. The perfect candidate will have a background in computer science or a related technical field, will have experience working with large data sets, and will have some experience building software. You are scrappy, focused on results, a self-starter, and have demonstrated success in using analytics to drive the understanding, progression, and user engagement of a product. This is a full time position based in our New York City location.

 

Responsibilities

  • Apply your expertise in quantitative analysis, data mining, and the presentation of data to see beyond the numbers and understand how our users interact with our core products
  • Partner with Product and Engineering teams to solve problems and identify trends and opportunities
  • Inform, influence, support, and execute our product decisions
  • Build/maintain reports, dashboards, and metrics to monitor the performance of our products
  • Mine massive amounts of data and extract useful product insights
  • Manage development of data resources, gather requirements, organize sources, and support product launches

Requirements

Requirements

  • 3+ years of experience in managing other team members
  • 4+ years of experience doing quantitative analysis, preferably for a social web company
  • 2+ years of experience in an analytical role in a technology company, consulting, investment banking, or product management
  • 2+ years of experience with SQL or other programming languages
  • Experience with large data sets and distributed computing (Hive/Hadoop) a plus
  • Ability to initiate and drive projects to completion with minimal guidance
  • Ability to communicate the results of analyses in a clear and effective manner
  • Basic understanding of statistical analysis, experience with packages, such as R, MATLAB, SPSS, SAS, Stata, etc. preferred
  • Bachelor Degree in Computer Science, Math, Physics, Engineering, or related quantitative field. Advanced degrees preferred, but not required

     

Minimum Qualification

  • 3+ years of experience in managing other team members
  • 4+ years of experience doing quantitative analysis, preferably for a social web company
  • 2+ years of experience in an analytical role in a technology company, consulting, investment banking, or product management
  • 2+ years of experience with SQL or other programming languages
  • Experience with large data sets and distributed computing (Hive/Hadoop) a plus
  • Ability to initiate and drive projects to completion with minimal guidance
  • Ability to communicate the results of analyses in a clear and effective manner
  • Basic understanding of statistical analysis, experience with packages, such as R, MATLAB, SPSS, SAS, Stata, etc. preferred
  • Bachelor Degree in Computer Science, Math, Physics, Engineering, or related quantitative field. Advanced degrees preferred, but not required

     

Facebook is proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer. We do not discriminate based upon race, religion, color, national origin, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression, transgender status, sexual stereotypes, age, status as a protected veteran, status as an individual with a disability, or other applicable legally protected characteristics. We also consider qualified applicants with criminal histories, consistent with applicable federal, state and local law. 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.

Categories

  • Data Analytics
  • Data Scientist
  • Statistician
  • Business Intelligence

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