Network Engineer, Corporate

(Menlo Park, CA)

Facebook's mission is to give people the power to share, and make the world more open and connected. Through our growing family of apps and services, we're building a different kind of company that helps billions of people around the world connect and share what matters most to them. 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 make the world more open and accessible. Connecting the world takes every one of us—and we're just getting started.

How do you scale to a multiple billions of users? From the patch of dirt we build an office on to the custom WIFI into employee's houses instead of needing to VPN, there is a lot behind facebook.com. In honoring our hacker roots and challenging convention we build the technical foundation of Facebook. Facebook is looking to expand its existing team focused on internal network engineering. A network engineer will have responsibility to design, deploy and manage the global enterprise network on a variety of cutting-edge platforms. A successful candidate will help develop and understand requirements from internal customers and create technical solutions to improve productivity and services. A candidate must have a strong technical background, be innovative and agile, collaborate well in a team environment, and have very strong communication skills – a visionary who challenges the status quo and believes that collaboration technologies can level-up productivity.

Responsibilities

  • Contribute to the design, implementation and ongoing management of the corporate network
  • Interface with infosec teams to design and continuously deliver security-related enhancements
  • Analyze data and define network capacity models and performance metrics
  • Develop automated methods to mitigate and remediate network events and minimize operational complexity
  • Optimize the network in every way possible

Minimum Qualifications

  • 4+ years of experience with Layer 2 Switching protocols such as IP[v4|v6], TCP or UDP, STP, ECMP, 802.1[d|s|w], or 802.1x.
  • 4+ years of experience with Layer 3 Routing protocols such as OSPF, BGP, and VRFs
  • Preferred:
  • 2+ years of experience with stateful firewalls, non-stateful filtering and packet inspection.
  • 1+ years experience in programming or scripting to automate / build etc
  • 1+ years experience with VPNs (DVMRP, GRE, IPSec/SSL VPNs,), Wireless (802.1a/b/g/n), Global and Local Server Load-Balancing (GLB/SLB) or Multicast (PIM-SM, MSDP, IGMP)

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