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Optical Network Engineer

Company: Meta
Location: Hartford
Posted on: September 20, 2022

Job Description:

Summary: Meta's global network built with cutting edge platforms and technologies is looking for Network Engineers to join the core Optical Network Engineering team. This team is responsible for designing, building and operating one of the worlds largest Optical Networks. Network design, data analysis, and automation are keys to meeting our demands. In this role, you will have a unique opportunity to shape the future of the network, drive into production - at scale - the latest technologies and platforms; you will be responsible for conceiving, developing, and deploying software, network systems and tools that improve reliability and efficiency in our global network.Required Skills: Optical Network Engineer Responsibilities:

  • Design, deploy and operate Metas multi-vendor backbone and edge networks
  • Develop plans that enable production network build, migration and decommission operations
  • Build tools in support of network data analysis and production execution
  • Develop & update documentation, work cross functionally to develop and enhance Metas network design & production workflows
  • Analyze data to diagnose and identify root causes to network and tooling issues
  • Analyze and improve efficiency, scalability, and stability of various system resources
  • Together with your engineering team, you will share an on-call rotation and be an escalation contact for service incidents
  • Partner alongside the best engineers in the industry on the coolest stuff around - the code and systems you work on will be in production and used by billions of users all around the worldMinimum Qualifications: Minimum Qualifications:
  • Bachelor of Engineering degree (equivalent or higher)
  • Experience with troubleshooting problems as relates to at least one networking system or platform (IP, Optical, Web servers, load balancers, storage systems etc.)
  • Experience developing, provisioning or understanding network device configuration for at least one major vendor or any Linux-based system
  • Experience in developing or using networking related software, frameworks and APIs
  • Experience coding in at least one higher-level language (e.g., Python, C++, Go, etc.)Preferred Qualifications: Preferred Qualifications:
  • Working knowledge of TCP/IP, IPv6 and any of BGP, OSPF, ISIS or similar routing protocols
  • Experience with developing software in the context of building and/or operating large scale networking systems
  • BS or MS in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or Electrical Engineering
  • Experience working on multi-team, multi-geography cross-functional projects, involving documenting and implementing network designs or tools
  • Understanding of Optical layer (L0/L1) traffic reliability configurations using Protection and/or Restoration schemes including pros/cons
  • Working knowledge of ROADM, coherent transponders and long-haul operation optical networksIndustry: InternetEqual 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.

Keywords: Meta, Hartford , Optical Network Engineer, Engineering , Hartford, Connecticut

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