JOE - October 2012

Facebook, Inc.
Monetization Analytics
Quantitative Researcher, Monetization
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Quantitative Researcher, Monetization
Section: 5 -- Full-Time Nonacademic
Location: Menlo Park, CA, USA
JEL Classifications:
C5 -- Econometric Modeling
C7 -- Game Theory and Bargaining Theory
D -- Microeconomics
D4 -- Market Structure and Pricing
Keywords: Facebook, tech, advertising, auctions, big data
Deadline Date: 12/15/2012

JOE ID Number: 201210_397419

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Full Text of JOE Listing:
Facebook is seeking exceptional PhD-level graduates in the quantitative social sciences for analytical roles in support of its advertising business and products. Analysts develop expertise in Big Data analysis and of Facebook's advertising operations and products to provide recommendations fueled by detailed analysis and thoughtful modeling of future scenarios. They work cross-functionally with Product, Engineering and Business teams and help shape the future of Facebook. Ideal candidates combine intellectual curiosity and analytical abilities with strong time management and communication skills and a passion for Facebook. This is a full-time position in our Menlo Park, CA office.

Responsibilities include:

Partner with the engineering organization to provide analytics in support of new or enhanced products and recommend product or positioning changes

Develop sophisticated models of business elements with actionable predictions

Analyze current business performance and identify levers for improvement


Substantial technical data experience (STATA, SAS, R, etc.); SQL preferred

Experience with large, complex data sets

Strong interpersonal skills with demonstrated ability to influence outcomes and communicate technical content to general audiences

Ability to manage multiple concurrent projects and work in a cross functional environment

Familiarity with advertising, marketing or auction dynamics via work experience or research a big plus
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