Facebook Software Engineer, Product (Full Stack) in Menlo Park, California

Intro:

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.

Summary:

Building 8 brings together world-class experts to develop and ship groundbreaking products at the intersection of hardware, software, and content. We have a clear mandate to ship products at scale. In particular, seemingly impossible products that define new categories and that advance Facebook's mission of connecting the world. The B8 team will apply DARPA-style breakthrough development at the intersection of ambitious science and product development. It will operate on aggressive, fixed timelines, with extensive use of partnerships in universities, small and large businesses.

The Product Launch Team has the responsibility for taking breakthroughs and delivering them to market at scale. We are looking for a Software Engineer for developing product software that leverages innovative hardware and cloud services. The ideal candidate will have strong full-stack experience developing rich and intuitive consumer-facing products.

This is a full-time position based in our Menlo Park office.

Required Skills:

  1. Full-stack web/mobile application development with a variety of languages including but not limited to PHP, JavaScript and Java/Android

  2. Implement web or mobile interfaces using XHTML, CSS, and JavaScript

  3. Work closely with our PM and design teams to define feature specifications and build innovative consumer-facing products

  4. Work closely with operations and infrastructure to build and scale back-end services

  5. Build data feeds and reports interfaces

Minimum Qualifications:

  1. B.S. or M.S. in Computer Science and 5+ years of work experience

  2. 7+ years of software development experience with web/mobile applications

  3. 7+ years of experience with web and mobile technologies: PHP, Java, JavaScript, XHTML, CSS

  4. 7+ years of experience with relational databases and SQL

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.