Applied Research Scientist, Auction & Delivery

Employment Type

: Full-Time


: Miscellaneous

You can submit up to three job applications every 90 days. Be sure to apply for roles that strongly match your skills and work experience. Facebook is seeking Bachelor's or Master's degree students in quantitative fields for analytical roles in support of its advertising business. Analysts develop expertise in areas of Facebook's advertising operations and provide recommendations fueled by detailed analysis of past data and thoughtful modeling of future scenarios. They work cross-functionally with Product, Engineering, and Business teams and help shape the future of advertising on the Internet. Ideal candidates combine exceptional intellectual curiosity and analytical abilities with strong time management and communication skills. The ideal candidate for this data science focused position will be passionate about Facebook and Instagram and have worked in either Marketing or Advertising. Have a proven track record of analyzing and deriving insights from data. They would be intellectually curious, a great communicator, data-driven, a fast learner and able to move fast while keeping focused on high impact projects. Applied Research Scientist, Auction & Delivery (University Grad) Responsibilities * Partner with ads engineering to understand the performance of new products and uncover opportunities for improvements Recommend product or positioning changes based on robust analysis of user and advertiser behavior Develop sophisticated models of business elements with actionable predictions Work with finance and sales to analyze current business trends and identify levers for improving overall results Minimum Qualifications * Currently has, or is in the process of obtaining, a Bachelors or Masters degree in a quantitative field or related technical field Demonstrated problem solving with experiencing providing from data sets Familiarity with a query language like SQL as well as a scripting language like python or R Must obtain work authorization in country of employment at the time of hire, and maintain ongoing work authorization during employment Preferred Qualifications * Experience with interpersonal skills and experience influencing outcomes and communicating technical content to general audiences Familiarity with advertising, marketing or auction dynamics via work experience, coursework or research Locations About the Facebook company 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 is committed to providing reasonable support (called accommodations) in our recruiting processes for candidates with disabilities, long term conditions, mental health conditions or who are neurodivergent, and to candidates with sincerely held religious beliefs or requiring pregnancy related support. If you need support, please reach out to

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