Facebook is supports academic collaborations with external researchers and technical contributors to solve business problems and enhance processes. These collaborations play an integral role in supporting the advancement of new technologies that are central to Facebook’s business goals, including implementing new methodologies, creating scalable tools, or advancing new frontiers.
* Self-motivated with analytical, problem solving, organizational, and interpersonal skills with the ability to adapt to changes and new ideas. Strong verbal and written communication skills with experience in process documentation.
* Proficiency with project management to manage tasks, monitor and track project progress, and identify any issues that arise.
* Experience collaborating with stakeholder(s) to interpret and communicate insights and findings from analysis and experiments to product, service, and business managers.
* Nice to have: Experience with statistical analysis or programming; Experience as necessary with (VR) virtual reality, (AR) augmented reality, MATLAB, C++11, C++14, 3D, Unity, Unreal, optics, physics, computer vision, machine learning, sensor fusion, tracking, IMU, robotics, games real-time, Python, Lua, optimization, embedded systems or embedded firmware, FPGA, DSP, signal processing, haptic.
Bachelor’s degree required; advanced degree or significant experience in data science, computer science, economics, statistics, or other functional area preferred.