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Software Engineer, Systems (REMSWE20) - Menlo Park, CA | Remote, US

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, 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. To apply, click “Apply to Job” online on this web page.Software Engineer, Systems (REMSWE20) Responsibilities
  • Research, design, develop, build and test operating systems-level software, compilers, and network distribution software for large distributed components that run applications.
  • Build new features and improve existing products.
  • Work on problems of diverse scope and design core, backend software components.
  • Handle large scale data storage, synchronization and coordination of large server cluster, and provide a runtime environment for front end code.
  • Receiving little instruction on day-to-day work, code using primarily C/C++, Java, PHP and Hack.
  • Interface with other teams to incorporate their innovations and vice versa.
  • Conduct design and code reviews.
  • Analyze and improve efficiency, scalability, and stability of various system resources.
  • Complete medium to large features (each with many tasks) independently without guidance.
  • Identify and drive changes as needed for assigned codebase, product area and/or systems.
  • Telecommute from anywhere in the U.S. permitted.
Minimum Qualifications
  • Requires a Master’s degree in Computer Science, Computer Software, Computer Engineering, Applied Sciences, Mathematics, Physics, or related field and three years of work experience in the job offered or in a computer-related occupation.
  • Requires three years of experience in:
  • 1. Coding in one of the following industry-standard languages: C, C++, Java, or C#
  • 2. Building large-scale infrastructure applications
  • 3. Designing and completing medium to large features independently without guidance
  • 4. Experience owning a particular component, feature or system
  • 5. Python, PHP, or Haskell
  • 6. Relational databases and SQL
  • 7. Software development tools: Code editors (VIM or Emacs), and revision control systems (Subversion, GIT, or Perforce)
  • 8. Linux, UNIX, or other *nix-like OS as evidenced by file manipulation, advanced commands, and shell scripting
  • 9. Core web technologies: HTML, CSS, or JavaScript
  • 10. Build highly-scalable performant solutions
  • 11. Data processing, programming languages, databases, networking, operating systems, computer graphics, or human-computer interaction
  • 12. Applying algorithms and core computer science concepts to real world systems as evidenced by recognizing and matching patterns from different areas of computer science in production systems
  • 13. Distributed systems.
LocationsAbout 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. Meta is committed to providing reasonable support (called accommodations) in our recruiting processes for candidates with disabilities, long term conditions, mental health conditions or sincerely held religious beliefs, or who are neurodivergent or require pregnancy-related support. If you need support, please reach out to accommodations-ext@fb.com. $212,317/year to $240,240/year + bonus + equity + benefits

Individual pay is determined by skills, qualifications, experience, and location. Compensation details listed in this posting reflect the base salary only, and do not include bonus, equity or sales incentives, if applicable. In addition to base salary, Meta offers benefits. Learn more about benefits at Meta. Apply

Job Profile

Regions

North America

Countries

United States

Benefits/Perks

Benefits Bonus Equity Long term conditions Mental health conditions Pregnancy-related support Religious beliefs

Skills

Algorithms C C/C++ Code editors Coding Computer graphics Computer Science CSS Databases Data processing Design Distributed Systems Emacs Engineering Git Hack Haskell HTML Human-Computer Interaction Java Javascript Linux Networking Operating Systems Perforce PHP Programming Programming languages Python Recruiting Relational databases Research Revision control systems Shell scripting Software Development Software Development Tools SQL Subversion UNIX VIM Web Web Technologies

Tasks
  • Analyze and improve efficiency, scalability, and stability of system resources
  • Analyze and improve efficiency, scalability, and stability of various system resources
  • Build new features and improve existing products
  • Code using primarily C/C++, Java, PHP and Hack
  • Conduct design and code reviews
  • Design core, backend software components
  • Handle large scale data storage and synchronization
  • Handle large scale data storage, synchronization and coordination of large server cluster
  • Identify and drive changes as needed
  • Identify and drive changes as needed for assigned codebase, product area and/or systems
  • Improve existing products
  • Interface with other teams to incorporate their innovations and vice versa
  • Provide a runtime environment for front end code
  • Research, design, develop, and test operating systems-level software
  • Research, design, develop, build and test operating systems-level software
  • Work on problems of diverse scope
Experience

3 years

Education

Applied Sciences Computer Engineering Computer Science Computer Software Engineering Master’s Degree in Computer Science Mathematics Physics Related Field

Restrictions

Telecommute from anywhere in the U.S. permitted

Timezones

America/Anchorage America/Chicago America/Denver America/Los_Angeles America/New_York Pacific/Honolulu UTC-10 UTC-5 UTC-6 UTC-7 UTC-8 UTC-9