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Facebook Application Manager, Planning in Topeka, Kansas


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.


Facebook helps people connect and share. Over the last decade, our products have transformed the way people communicate with one another. Working at Facebook offers countless ways to make an impact on the world. As we work to bring the next five billion people online and into the knowledge economy, we seek talented people to join us in our mission.Facebook’s Enterprise Product team is responsible for building integrated, scalable, and robust enterprise applications. We are currently looking for an experienced, insightful, forward-thinking specialist with a strong ability to design and execute products that power the enterprise. As a member of the team, you will play a key role in reimagining productivity by shipping transformative products that serve diverse aspects of the enterprise.

Required Skills:

  1. Design, configuration, implementation and operational support

  2. Drive process and product metrics, adoption by optimizing application usage

  3. Own application integrations with third party products and Facebook internal systems

  4. Application health, reliability and scalability ownership

  5. Responsible for Vendor product data security, access management and Audit compliance

  6. Drive underlying process reliability and scalability

  7. Work closely with business leaders to develop short and long-term strategies

  8. Provide supply chain planning expertise and help business design end-to-end processes

  9. Provide strategic and operational oversight for our supply chain systems

  10. Manage SLAs

Minimum Qualifications:

  1. BA/BS degree in information systems, engineering, Finance or quantitative field

  2. 5+ years of vendor product build or implementation experience

  3. Experience with at least one full cycle of vendor product implementation, cut over, launch and post launch support

  4. Experience in scaling vendor product usage (vertical and horizontal)

  5. Experience driving business outcomes by analyzing SLAs, defect trends, priority, severity and operational metrics

  6. Experience leading a team of vendor support teams

  7. 7+ years of experience in building and implementing solutions in supply chain planning (demand, supply planning) and execution domains

  8. Experience in design and development of custom Budgeting, Forecasting and Planning tools that can satisfy the requirements of multiple business groups

  9. Experience understanding the planning and budgeting drivers for various business groups within Facebook

  10. Experience quantifying business impact of various work streams and align multiple stakeholders on a common product roadmap

  11. 4+ years of experience working on data models with hands on experience to write queries and perform data analysis

  12. Experience leading architecture discussions that could involve integration of multiple third party and internally built solutions

  13. 5+ years of experience designing applications and creating examples through wireframes and mockups

  14. Experience working with engineers in building extensions (using platform)

Preferred Qualifications:

  1. Vendor product certifications

  2. Domain certification - Industry Association or statutory certifications

  3. Experience implementing Oracle or other leading supply chain systems is preferred

  4. Analytical and quantitative skills with the experience using data and metrics to back up assumptions and develop business cases

  5. Experience clearly communicating data insights to others

  6. Domain expertise in project based planning environments

Industry: Internet

Equal Opportunity: 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. Facebook is committed to providing reasonable accommodations for candidates with disabilities in our recruiting process. If you need any assistance or accommodations due to a disability, please let us know at accommodations-ext@fb.com.