Alum working at Facebook talks tech

The Career Development Center welcomes Alex Whitworth ’08, to campus for a day of events on September 29. As a a data science at Facebook, Alex is part of a team working on products to scientifically measure the effectiveness of advertising on and off Facebook. His projects are a mix of inferential statistics and machine learning.

Alex graduated from Macalester with a major in Economics and a double minor in Math and Statistics and has a Master's from UCLA. 

Alumni Connect Chat: Facebook Tech Talk/Info Session

Learn more about
* Facebook's entry-level roles and internships
* The recruiting process/timeline
* How Alex got his job and his experience at Facebook 

Facebook Small Group Q & A
Session 1 11:30am
Session 2 12:00 noon

Data Analysis Case Interview Prep (Group Session) 

This is a group session where Alex will talk about preparing for a case interview. 

Resume Collection & Drop Off to Facebook HR
2:00 to 2:20pm

This is a drop-in session where Alex will talk with you briefly about your resume. He will collect all resumes and pass along candidates to the Facebook HR department. 

To find careers at facebook, go to to search for roles such as Data Scientist, Data Engineer, Software Engineer, and Production Engineer -- for Full-time employment and internships.

Register for all events in Handshake by 9/28/17 at 10am. If registration spots have filled, please check back or drop by anyway. You may be able to attend if seats are available.