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Software Engineer, Infrastructure Facebook
Washington, DC

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Facebook is seeking an experienced Software Engineer to join the Software Engineering (Infrastructure) team. The Software Engineering (Infrastructure) team builds large distributed components that run Facebook. Our code serves millions of requests per second and it does so with sub-second latency and in a fault tolerant manner. We handle everything from Facebook scale data storage, to synchronization and coordination of large server clusters, to providing a runtime environment for front end Facebook code. We are looking for candidates who share an interest for tackling complexity and building platforms that can scale through multiple orders of magnitude. This position is full-time and is based in our Washington, DC location.


* Design core, backend software components

Code using primarily C/C++, Java, PHP and Hack

Interface with other teams to incorporate their innovations and vice versa

Conduct design and code reviews

Analyze and improve efficiency, scalability, and stability of various system resources


* 3+ years coding experience in C, C++, Java and/or C#

2+ years experience building large-scale server applications


* B.S. Computer Science or related technical field

Experience with operating system internals, filesystems, programming language design, compilers

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