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Software Engineer
Meta     Phoenix, AZ 85067
 Posted 22 days    


Meta Platforms, Inc. (Meta), formerly known as Facebook Inc., builds technologies that help people connect, find communities, and grow businesses. When Facebook launched in 2004, it changed the way people connect. Apps and services like Messenger, Instagram, and WhatsApp further empowered billions around the world. Now, Meta is moving beyond 2D screens toward immersive experiences like augmented and virtual reality to help build the next evolution in social technology. To apply, click “Apply to Job” online on this web page.

**Required Skills:**

Software Engineer Responsibilities:

1. Help build the next generation of systems behind Meta's products, create web and/or mobile applications that reach over two billion people, and build high volume servers to support content.

2. Harness passion for technology and undergraduate-level knowledge, and help build highly scalable performant solutions.

3. Develop undergraduate-level knowledge of algorithms and core computer science concepts and ability to apply that knowledge to real world systems with support and guidance from a direct supervisor.

4. With solutions provided by a supervisor utilize ability to apply them to production problems and contribute to architectural decisions.

5. Employ specialty knowledge across the following areas: data processing, programming languages, databases, networking, and operating systems.

6. Utilize knowledge of data base management system software, development environment software, object oriented development software, program testing software, operating system software, and various programming languages.

7. Utilize knowledge of computer hardware and software, including applications and programming, and of systems architecture and components, including networking and storage.

8. Telecommuting is permitted from anywhere in the United States.

**Minimum Qualifications:**

Minimum Qualifications:

9. Requires a Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Software Engineering, or related field. Foreign equivalent accepted. Position also requires completion of one university-level course, one research project, or one internship involving the following skills:

10. 1. Coding in one of the following industry-standard languages: C, C++, C#, Python, Java, or JavaScript

11. 2. Python, PHP, or Haskell

12. 3. Relational databases and SQL

13. 4. Software development tools: Code editors (VIM or Emacs), and revision control systems (Subversion, GIT, or Perforce)

14. 5. Linux, UNIX, or other *nix-like OS including file manipulation and simple commands

15. 6. Core web technologies: HTML, CSS, or JavaScript

16. 7. Building highly-scalable performant solutions

17. 8. Building large-scale infrastructure applications

18. 9. Distributed systems including sharding, consistency, and availability

19. 10. Algorithms

20. 11. Linux, UNIX, or other *nix-like OS as evidenced by file manipulation, advanced commands, and shell scripting

21. 12. Data processing, programming languages, databases, networking, operating systems, computer graphics, or human-computer interaction

22. 13. Applying algorithms and core computer science concepts to real world systems as evidenced by recognizing and matching patterns from different areas of computer science in production systems

23. 14. Distributed systems

24. 15. Designing and completing medium to large features independently without guidance

25. 16. Experience owning a particular component, feature or system and

26. 17. Design scalable distributed systems with established partition tolerance, consistency, and availability guarantees.

**Public Compensation:**

$176,386/year to $200,200/year + bonus + equity + benefits

**Industry:** Internet

**Equal Opportunity:**

Meta is proud to be an Equal Employment 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. Meta participates in the E-Verify program in certain locations, as required by law. Please note that Meta may leverage artificial intelligence and machine learning technologies in connection with applications for employment.

Meta 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 [email protected].

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