Hardware Engineer

Hardware Engineer
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Fremont, CA
Meta Platforms, Inc. (Meta), formerly known as Facebook Inc., builds technologies that help people connect, find communities, and grow businesses. When Facebook launched in 2004, it changed the way people connect. Apps and services like Messenger, Instagram, WhatsApp, and Novi further empowered billions around the world. Now, Meta is moving beyond 2D screens toward immersive experiences like augmented and virtual reality to help build the next evolution in social technology. Instructions on how to apply, click “Apply to Job” online on this web page.
Hardware Engineer Responsibilities
  • Work with local and remote teams and suppliers, to define product roadmap and program
  • Generate architecture and solution for computer hardware solutions and ASIC hardware platforms
  • Document development requirements through documentation and hardware specification
  • Lead hardware system and board implementation in schematics and board files
  • Lead hardware system prototype bring-up and troubleshooting
  • Lead hardware system validation, issue debug, and closure
  • Improve system performance and power through hardware and firmware optimization
  • Improve hardware systems in stability and function, and make them ready for mass production
  • Support issues found in manufacture ramp up, and improve yield by root cause analysis and making improvements
  • Support issues found in hyper-scale deployment by root causing, identifying and validating solutions related to hardware systems in deployment
  • Qualify approved vendor list (AVL) in new product introduction (NPI) and mass production
  • Collaborate with the open source hardware community to drive innovation for large scale infrastructure
Minimum Qualifications
  • Employer will accept a Master’s degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, or a related field and 24 months of work experience in job offered or in an engineering or computer-related occupation. Experience must include 6 months of experience in each of the following:
  • PCB design with both integrated and discrete circuits, and high-speed interfaces
  • Board power, DC to DC regulator, power distribution network (PDN) design and validation
  • Electrical interface design and validation
  • Server system architecture and development, bring-up of server equipment
  • Experience with Lab equipment and test methods required to perform electrical tests and measurements on boards and systems
  • Troubleshooting electrical boards and servers
  • Lab instrument automation using GPIB and LabView
  • Mentoring junior engineers in the same team and working with peers
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About Meta
Meta builds technologies that help people connect, find communities, and grow businesses. When Facebook launched in 2004, it changed the way people connect. Apps like Messenger, Instagram and WhatsApp further empowered billions around the world. Now, Meta is moving beyond 2D screens toward immersive experiences like augmented and virtual reality to help build the next evolution in social technology. People who choose to build their careers by building with us at Meta help shape a future that will take us beyond what digital connection makes possible today—beyond the constraints of screens, the limits of distance, and even the rules of physics.
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