86% of people on Facebook are from outside of North America and we continue to expand internationally. If that gets you excited, we have a rare opportunity to join a dynamic team and help us to be local at a global scale! As a Product Growth Specialist, you will work to ensure that Facebook is locally relevant and successful. Leveraging your deep understanding of the local competitive and product landscape, you will highlight product gaps, identify growth opportunities and drive execution of growth initiatives specifically for North and Northeast regions in Brazil, and other emerging areas. The ideal candidate is passionate about international market success and has experience in consumer and mobile technology.
Provide local insights – identify strengths, weaknesses, opportunities and threats relevant for Facebook’s success in Brazil.
Escalate to and drive solutions with product management for identified market specific product issues and gaps
Explore, identify and drive execution on strategic growth opportunities.
Identify critical usability issues and suggest optimization plans to enhance user experience
Ensure the Facebook family of apps is fully functional and well adapted to be successful locally.
Design and oversee local execution of a continuous testing plan for important end-to-end flows
Partner with the analytics organization to validate key findings with data
Leverage usability studies, research and market analysis to drive market specific product insights into execution
Understand Facebook’s strategic and competitive position in Brazil and work to improve it
5+ years of product management/development or related field experience
Experience in startups or successful entrepreneurial adventures is highly desired
Self-driven, comfortable with a fast-paced, always-on, highly ambiguous environment
Experience leading complex cross-functional projects
Experience with SQL and data analytics work is highly desired
Exceptional communication and interpersonal skills in English
Native Portuguese speaker
BE/BS in Computer Science, engineering or related technical field or equivalent working experience