Rotational Production Network Engineer, Full-time

Rotational Production Network Engineer, Full-time
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Menlo Park, CA
The Rotational Network Engineering (RNE) Program is focused on hiring, onboarding and training full-time employees to be the next generation of network engineers who can combine network knowledge and software skills to solve problems specific to Meta’s scale. This will be your network and it is constantly growing. The 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!
Rotational Production Network Engineer, Full-time Responsibilities
  • Build experience with Backbone, Data Center, and Network Infrastructure Engineering teams through rotational experiences during your 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.
Minimum Qualifications
  • Experience with computer networks.
  • Experience with UNIX, TCP/IP, network fundamentals, or similar.
  • Experience coding in at least one language (e.g. Python and C++).
  • Experience learning new concepts around network design and management.
  • Currently has, or is in the process of obtaining a Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, relevant technical field, or equivalent practical experience. Degree must be completed prior to joining Meta.
Preferred Qualifications
  • Knowledge of Switch and Routing concepts and implementation.
  • Knowledge of routing protocols such as BGP, OSPF, and/or ISIS.
  • Knowledge of tunneling protocols such as MPLS, GRE, and/or IP in IP.
  • MS or PhD in Telecommunications Engineering, Computer Science and/or Computer Engineering.
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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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