Facebook Software Engineer, Backend - Oculus Store in Los Angeles, California


Oculus is a world leader in the design of virtual and augmented reality systems and is reshaping how people experience entertainment, explore the universe and socialize with others. Come work alongside experts in software, hardware and research to create the technology that makes VR and AR pervasive and universal.

The Oculus Store is a key part of the Oculus ecosystem, connecting users to developers. The team is responsible for all of the frontend and backend components of the application store. This includes Gear VR, Oculus Go, and Rift, in 2D as well as VR. We are looking for a talented server-side developer who is passionate about building well-architected, robust, and reliable systems.

Required Skills:

  1. Create high quality backend infrastructure for both 2D and VR store applications.

  2. Build common frameworks which can be used by other teams.

  3. Code using primarily Hack (based on PHP).

  4. Work effectively with people who have a wide variety of skills, experiences and responsibilities.

Minimum Qualifications:

  1. 2+ years coding experience in backend technologies

  2. 1+ years experience building in server-side program

Preferred Qualifications:

  1. B.S. Computer Science or related technical field

  2. Experience deploying and maintaining high profile backend services

Industry: Internet

Equal Opportunity: Facebook is proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer. We do not discriminate based upon race, religion, color, national origin, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression, transgender status, sexual stereotypes, age, status as a protected veteran, status as an individual with a disability, or other applicable legally protected characteristics. We also consider qualified applicants with criminal histories, consistent with applicable federal, state and local law. Facebook is committed to providing reasonable accommodations for candidates with disabilities in our recruiting process. If you need any assistance or accommodations due to a disability, please let us know at accommodations-ext@fb.com.