Network Engineer, Deployment & Support

at Meta in Kuna, Idaho, United States

Job Description


Meta’s Edge & Network Service (ENS) team is actively looking for passionate people to help us tackle the unique set of challenges and opportunities we face, while contributing to our company mission of connecting the world. Our team is the execution arm of the Facebook network team and is responsible for the deployment and support of all production networks (Edge, Backbone, Optical, and Datacenter) as well as our content delivery network (CDN) across the globe. This truly global team offers a unique career opportunity to work with all of the latest network technologies and talented engineers solving some of the most complex problems in the industry.

Required Skills:

Network Engineer, Deployment & Support Responsibilities:

1. Deployment, configuration, and management of all network infrastructure on our colocation sites

2. Work with partner teams and vendors to manage day-to-day operations and reliability of the regional network

3. Schedule and perform maintenance including upgrades, migrations, and decommissioning of production networks

4. Create deployment packages and maintain as-built documentation and asset database for installed network gear

5. Establish and implement global best practices and contribute to the design of new scalable network solutions

6. Support the development, testing and integration of new hardware and software platforms into the network

7. Participate in an on-call rotation to support the regional network infrastructure 24×7

8. 10% of travel required, up to 30% based on projects

Minimum Qualifications:

Minimum Qualifications:

9. Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, relevant technical field, or equivalent practical experience.

10. Experience configuring and troubleshooting routing and switching protocols (BGP, IS-IS, MPLS, RSVP-TE, VRRP)

11. Working knowledge of physical infrastructure design including structured cabling and fiber-optic cabling

12. Proven experience working in a global team environment and solving problems with limited supervision

13. Working knowledge of network protocols (TCP/UDP, DHCP, DNS) and experience with IPv4 and IPv6

14. 6+ years of work experience responsible for designing, deploying and operating large-scale networks

15. Experience working in a multi-vendor environment with hands-on experience with networking hardware

16. Proven experience managing multiple projects simultaneously and deliver against mission critical deadlines

Preferred Qualifications:

Preferred Qualifications:

17. Working knowledge of data center power and cooling infrastructure and critical facility operational best practices

18. Technical leadership skills and people management experience

19. Experience with field-based work in Data Centers, Colocation Facilities, Internet Exchanges, or Central Offices

20. Familiarity with the Linux based systems and experience with scripting and automation (Bash, Python, Perl)

21. Working knowledge of 40/100G Ethernet and CWDM, DWDM and optical transport network technologies

Public Compensation:

$132,000/year to $190,000/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.

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Job Posting: JC257426562

Posted On: Mar 27, 2024

Updated On: Jun 14, 2024

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