Hardware Manufacturing Engineer, Intern

(Menlo Park, CA)

Facebook's mission is to give people the power to build community and bring the world closer together. Through our family of apps and services, we're building a different kind of company that connects billions of people around the world, gives them ways to share what matters most to them, and helps bring people closer together. Whether we're creating new products or helping a small business expand its reach, people at Facebook are builders at heart. Our global teams are constantly iterating, solving problems, and working together to empower people around the world to build community and connect in meaningful ways. Together, we can help people build stronger communities — we're just getting started.

Facebook is seeking a Hardware Manufacturing Engineer Intern to join our Manufacturing and Quality Engineering team. Our servers and datacenters are the foundation upon which our rapidly scaling infrastructure efficiently operates and upon which our innovative services are delivered. The intern will be work with Manufacturing Quality and Product Engineers who are responsible for developing and implementing world class manufacturing and quality processes for Facebook compute, storage and networking hardware. This position is located in our Menlo Park office.


  • Interface with hardware and validation engineers to understand system architecture
  • Set requirements and drive manufacturing partners to build, test, and deliver quality hardware
  • Ability to generate yields calculations, predictive models, process capability studies
  • Develop quality and reliability metrics, test methodologies, and assembly processes
  • Help to create electrical and/or mechanical fixtures to assist the factories in building components and assembly
  • Develop and publish yield reports and communicate findings to team members
  • Diagnose and root cause component failures
  • Support diagnosis and root cause of component failures

Minimum Qualifications

  • Pursuing towards a BS or MS in electrical, mechanical or computer engineering
  • Familiar with server and storage hardware design
  • Background in product and process quality
  • Familiar with Supply Chain and Manufacturing processes
  • Understanding of statistics, distributions, hypothesis testing, regressions statistical process control, process capability analysis
  • Dashboard display software like tableau
  • Strong trouble shooting and analytic skills
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Experience working with linux and object oriented programming is a strong plus
  • Ability to obtain and maintain work authorization in the United States in 2018

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