Software Engineer, Static Analysis
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Facebookâ€™s Static Analysis team is seeking an experienced software engineer with expertise in C++ and typed functional programming to help build and improve our analysis tools. You will help design and extend Infer for C++, which is used to find bugs across all Facebook engineering. Our tools are written in OCaml, part of the Infer open source static analysis suite, and we use Clang for the Front End. As a successful candidate, you improve our OCaml/Clang toolchain so we catch more bugs in C++. Candidates should have C++ language, compiler or relevant development experience. This is an OCaml role, so demonstrated experience in typed FP (e.g. OCaml, Haskell) is preferred. We are looking for someone who loves working at scale, where performance, reliability and modularity intersect.
- Proactively develop software to support analyses on C++
- Lead improvements to underlying OCaml code base
- Work with engineers to identify improvements to our tools
- B.S. or M.S. in Computer Science or related field, or equivalent experience
- Experience with C++ language specification, semantics or compilation
- Strong communication skills
- M.S. or further study in an language design, functional programming or static analysis
- Experience designing APIs for language tools
- Experience with typed functional programming (e.g. OCaml, Haskell)
- Knowledge of C++, Clang or other compiler Front Ends
- Static analysis knowledge or other formal methods in verification and correctness
- Knowledge of OCaml or equivalent typed language
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