Facebook Solutions Engineer in Hong Kong

Intro:

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.

Summary:

At Facebook, Solutions Engineers are creative problem solvers who strive to reconcile business challenges using various technologies to create effective marketing solutions. This unique role is part of a small client facing engineering team working with Businesses, Marketing Partners & Agencies across Asia to help integrate Facebook in their products and services. Solutions Engineers embed themselves in the businesses of their partners, providing technical consultation on various Facebook technologies related to Advertising, Pages, Platform & Mobile. This team sits at the crossroads between various organizations like core engineering, product & marketing to help facilitate communication but also help to bring ideas from the market to life. This niche team has become a critical function at Facebook, not only to ensure the success of our partners on the platform but also to prototype opportunities we identify whilst interacting with clients. Collaborating deeply with clients to solve difficult problems, you will help build solutions to achieve business objectives such as performance marketing and brand awareness. Last year, Solutions Engineers contributed hundreds of thousands of lines of code to the Facebook codebase to help improve it’s marketing platform. Solutions Engineers are Software Engineers with a strong passion for partner interaction and a good sense of business, striving to help advertisers become better marketers. They contribute to creating delightful experiences for consumers making marketing more relevant and effectively driving more business for their clients. This position is based out of our Hong Kong office.

Required Skills:

  1. Hands on coding, primarily with Java/Objective-C/Swift, Javascript and PHP

  2. Deeply understand the Business ecosystem, identify problems and solutions for Businesses

  3. Define technology strategies for achieving technology adoption goals within the APAC market

  4. Implement those strategies with help from other teams

  5. Build technical expertise in Facebook products including mobile SDKs, Marketing API, Pages and provide consultative guidance to Businesses and ecosystem

  6. Manage relationships with product teams & decision makers at businesses

  7. Help launch products including supporting Alpha and Beta programs

Minimum Qualifications:

  1. 5+ years of experience in software development

  2. BA/BS in Computer Science or equivalent degree/experience

  3. Fluent in both English and Mandarin

  4. Previous experience as a software engineer, consultant or partner/sales engineer

  5. Deep understanding of a iOS or Android platform and development stack and experience building large scale apps on at least one of the platforms

  6. Deep understanding of the full web technology stack and/or mobile (TCP/IP, HTTP, HTML, JavaScript, CSS, RESTful API)

  7. Excellent communication skills including experience speaking to a technical and business audiences

  8. Proficient in a Unix/Linux environment

  9. Willingness and ability to travel approximately 20% of time

  10. The ideal candidate will already have a good understanding of the Facebook APIs, ad tech, and experience building mobile apps

Industry: Internet