Facebook Engineering is taking a look back on the work we did in open source in 2018. Over the past year, we released 153 new projects that shared advances in machine learning, development tools, mobile, networking, data infrastructure, and virtual reality.
"If I really am showing care for your development, even though it might possibly be painful for our team, the right answer might be that you go work on a cross-functional team where you get to play more to your strengths." Kate Berardo, Facebook's head of leadership development. Read more about internal mobility here.
Episode 8 of Inside Facebook Mobile has just landed! Mihaela and Pascal chat with Mona from Instagram. We talk about Mona's journey from working on web in California to scroll performance at Instagram NYC and how performance overall is approached from measuring, tackling regressions and establishing a company-wide performance culture. We also go through some of our listener questions about team structure, time and release management and pick this up later in our interview where we discuss differences in our overall approach to engineering and QA between Facebook and Instagram. Tune in for more! https://fb.careers/2GnmHg3
We invited Business Insider to tour our engineering offices in London. Check out what they thought of our tech hub, from Oculus VR spaces to Analog Outpost, and from the home of Workplace and AR/VR teams to our games room.
“Facebook’s culture of open communication allows us all to learn new things and challenge ourselves everyday. With new challenges, comes access to incredible resources and endless opportunity for growth. This thirst for knowledge stems from my strong passion for education; I believe that only through education will we finally bring tolerance to the world.” —Joana L., Software Engineering Manager
Read more on our blog about how open communication has defined Joana's career at Facebook. https://fb.careers/2zRegDf
“We have an obligation to the people; it's the greatest responsibility on the planet.”
The values and experiences of veterans play a key role in helping us achieve our mission of bringing the world closer together. See our video here: https://fb.careers/2PRDlI9
What's it take to power a product used by more than 1.5 billion people around the world? We ask members of the WhatsApp team what inspires them.
Step into our London tech hub with our 360 video! A global hub of culture and innovation, London is the ideal place for talented engineers, marketers, and designers hungry to make an impact. Teams work on a diverse range of projects that bring the world closer together.
Episode 6 of 'Inside Facebook Mobile' has landed! Engineer Lillian joins Pascal and Mihaela to talk about Facebook Stories and how it took shape from a new sharing surface developed by three engineers to the mature product it is today. You'll learn about the challenges her team faced while trying to scale Stories from a prototype and the performance implications of introducing new types of content as well as functionality at the top of News Feed. Tune in and find out more. www.fb.careers/insidefacebookmobile
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Meet Sonia - she leads a team that supports developers in integrating their apps on Facebook's platform by ensuring that high standards for integrity, quality, and service are upheld.
In this interview, Sonia shares all about the developer operations team, and how they are empowering people to build community and bring the world closer together.