Rotational Production Network Engineer

Facebook (Dublin, Ireland) 2 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 Centers and Production Engineers (Network) 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 and its related services are 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 develop innovative solutions to our challenges and ship them into production? Then this is the role for you! This is a full-time position based in our Dublin office.
Rotational Production Network Engineer Responsibilities
  • Build experience with Backbone, Data Center, and Production Engineering (Network) teams through rotational experiences during your 6 to 12 months
  • Build, manage and maintain multi-vendor, multi-protocol data center, backbone and edge networks
  • Develop optimized network monitoring systems
  • Design and deploy new network architectures and related tooling
  • 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
  • Partner alongside the best engineers in the industry on the coolest stuff around, the code and systems you work on will be in production and used by billions of users all around the world
Minimum Qualifications
  • Engineering degree, or a related technical discipline or equivalent experience
  • Experience coding in higher-level languages (e.g., Python, C++, Go, etc.)
  • Knowledge in routing and switching - hardware design and knowledge of forwarding and data planes
  • Protocol knowledge in one or more of BGP, MPLS, ISIS or similar routing protocols - knowledge in typical configurations and performance tuning
  • Experience developing and understanding network device configuration for at least one vendor (Juniper, Cisco, Arista, Brocade, etc.)
  • Experience understanding and mitigating network hardware and topology failures
  • Experience with Linux/Unix
  • Knowledge of TCP/IP
Preferred Qualifications
  • Bachelor or Master in Computer Engineering or Electrical Engineering and Computer Sciences
  • Expert knowledge of TCP/IP and IPv6
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