Rotational Production Network Engineer

Facebook   •  

Menlo Park, CA

Industry: Technology


Less than 5 years

Posted 20 days ago

Facebook is looking for talented, highly motivated engineers for our Network Engineering team. As a member of the team, you will work alongside experienced Backbone, Data center, Performance and Automation engineers on a large scale global network. 

This will be your network and it is constantly growing. Your primary function will be to ensure that the network is reliable, robust and can scale to meet the challenges that serving over a billion users presents. Automation and continuous improvement are the keys to meeting our demands; you will be responsible for developing and deploying network designs, automation systems and network performance improvements into our production network. 

Do you feel that you can do more than what your network's growth allows? Do you want to solve problems that can only be seen in large scale environments? Do you want to work on one of the most dynamic, fast-paced networks in the world? Do you want to help in our mission to make the world more open and connected? Then this is the role for you! 

This is a full-time position based in our Menlo Park office.RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Build experience with Backbone, Data center, Network Infrastructure Engineering teams throughout the first year
  • Build, manage and maintain multi-vendor, multi-protocol data center and backbone networks
  • Develop optimized network monitoring systems
  • Design, and deploy new network architectures
  • Develop automated methods to mitigate and remediate network events
  • Analyze data to diagnose and identify root causes to network issues
  • Be an active participant in deep technical discussions
  • Develop and maintain consistency within the network infrastructure


  • At least one year of industry experience in Switch and Routing concepts and implementation
  • Experience scripting
  • Knowledge of routing protocols BGP, OSPF and ISIS
  • Knowledge of tunneling protocols MPLS, GRE, IPnIP
  • Experience with network device configuration
  • Experience with Linux/Unix
  • Knowledge of TCP/IP
  • Analytical and troubleshooting experience