System Engineer, Hardware Systems Intern

Facebook is seeking a Software Engineer Intern, HW System to join our Server Design Team. Our servers and data centers are the foundation upon which our rapidly scaling infrastructure efficiently operates and upon which our innovative services are delivered. By holding this role, you will be an integral member of a small software team to build a full server management software stack which runs on large scale of hardware systems across the whole Facebook infrastructure. You will have an opportunity to play role of building the open source solution for the industry, covering development, deployment and operation in data center environment. Come work and learn alongside our expert software engineers to build next generation data center management software. This role requires strong communication skills, as well as comprehensive troubleshooting and analytical skills. This internship is 12 or 16 weeks in summer 2020 and located in either our Menlo Park (CA) or Austin (TX) office.

SYSTEM ENGINEER, HARDWARE SYSTEMS INTERN RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Develop server management software solution OpenBMC for our next generation hardware platforms.
  • Design and develop the code base of software framework for scalability and extensibility, which will enable faster project development.
  • Actively collaborate with industry partners to build and evolve open source ecosystem around our server management software stack.
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS
  • Currently has, or is in the process of obtaining, a BS Computer Science, Computer Engineering or equivalent combination of education
  • Strong development experience in C and C++
  • Experience in systems software or algorithms
  • High levels of creativity and quick problem solving capabilities
  • Must obtain work authorization in country of employment at the time of hire and maintain ongoing work authorization during employment
PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS
  • Familiar with Linux kernel, IPC, and device driver model
  • Scripting capability with python, PHP or perl
  • Familiar with latest server architecture and components
  • Familiar with ARM based micro controller software stack
  • Intent to return to full-time degree program after completion of the internship
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 committed to providing reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities and disabled veterans in our job application procedures. If you need assistance or an accommodation due to a disability, you may contact us at accommodations-ext@fb.com .

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