Facebook Hires and Departures: Engineering, Recruiting, Mobile, Sales and More

Facebook looks to have made some interesting hires this week, according to its LinkedIn and Careers Page posts. As far as hires, the company added employees in its engineering, sales and recruiting teams. A couple of big departures included Marcel Laverdet and Jim Midgal, the former Director of Business Development. Postings that disappeared from Facebook’s Careers Page included some seemingly top posts: Head of Mobile Partnerships, the Palo Alto, Calif. headquarters Recruiting Lead and a Manager of Mobile analytics.

New hires per LinkedIn and Other Sources:

  • Adam Campbell – a recent graduate who is now Software Engineer.
  • Helen Fu – now an Analytics (Growth) – Intern/Co-op.
  • Leyla Khorasani – formerly an Account Executive, now a Sales Associate at Facebook.
  • Aaron Kirchner – now a Recruiter at Facebook, formerly worked in a similar field at Two Sigma Investments.
  • Avinash Lakshman – formerly a Software Engineer, now a Research Scientist at Facebook.
  • Nitin Malhotra – now works in Recruitment at Facebook, formerly an Associate Consultant – ITES Practice at Manpower India.
  • Janett Riebe – previously worked on Facebook’s Specialist, Hate/Harassment Team now on the India Landing Team.
  • Omer Zach – now a Software Engineering Intern at Facebook, formerly a Veodia intern.

Recent departures, per LinkedIn:

Prior listings now removed from the Facebook Careers Page:

  • Head of Mobile Partnerships
  • Outbound Product Marketing Manager, Ads
  • Analyst, Business Operations (Commerce Analytics)
  • Recruiting Lead – Facebook (Palo Alto)
  • Outbound Product Marketing Manager, Ads
  • Product Marketing Associate 1104001
  • Manager, Mobile Analytics
  • Site Operations Engineer
  • Analyst, Online Sales Operations – Spanish (Dublin)
  • Manager, Platform Operations (Dublin)
  • French Branding Sales Specialist (Dublin)
  • German Branding Sales Specialist (Dublin)
  • Account Executive, CPG (Palo Alto)
  • Account Executive, Entertainment (Austin)
  • Account Executive, Entertainment (Palo Alto)
  • Account Executive, Gaming (Palo Alto)
  • Account Executive, Local (Palo Alto)
  • Account Executive, Services (Palo Alto)
  • Account Executive, Travel (Austin)
  • Account Executive, Travel (Palo Alto)

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