Facebook Rotational Software Engineer in Menlo Park, California

Facebook was built to help people connect and share, and over the last decade our tools have played a critical part in changing how people around the world communicate with one another. With over a billion people using the service and more than fifty offices around the globe, a career at Facebook offers countless ways to make an impact in a fast growing organization.

Facebook is seeking talented full-stack Software Engineers who would like an opportunity to join our one-year Rotational Engineering Program, helping us build applications & systems that will scale the company and make the world more open and connected. The Program is designed to offer experienced engineers a one-year rotation through different Facebook engineering departments to develop engineering skills and gain meaningful experience for the rest of their career. At the end of the term, successful participants will be invited to apply for a full time position at the company. Facebook is committed to increasing the diversity of representation among our Computer Scientists and Software Engineers. We build products to connect the world, and this means we need teams that understand and reflect a broad range of experiences, backgrounds, identities, abilities and many other characteristics. The rotational engineering program is open to all qualified candidates. We strongly encourage candidates who are members of historically underrepresented groups and have non-traditional career paths to apply, including, but not limited to candidates from non-tech industries, candidates without Computer Science degrees who are self-taught, candidates starting second careers, re-entering the workforce, and those who have attended bootcamp-style programming courses. These roles are based in Menlo Park, CA.

Required Skills:

  1. Full-stack product/systems development with a variety of languages such as C++, Java, PHP, Javascript, etc.

  2. Work closely with product management and UX design teams to define and refine feature specifications.

  3. Design and develop front-end interfaces, underlying APIs, and backend systems across a number of programming languages with focus on JavaScript, React and PHP (Hack).

  4. Learn, learn learn!

Minimum Qualifications:

  1. 2+ years experience building software solutions in a corporate or start up engineering environment, or equivalent, using JavaScript, PHP, Python, Ruby, C++ and/or Java.

  2. 2+ years experience developing web applications.

Preferred Qualifications:

  1. Bachelors degree in Computer Science / Math / Engineering, or equivalent educational experience.

  2. Working knowledge of relational and non-relational databases and SQL.

  3. Working knowledge of API design and distributed backend systems.

    1. 2 years experience developing multi tiered web apps.

Industry: Internet

Equal Opportunity: As part of our dedication to the diversity of our workforce, Facebook is committed to Equal Employment Opportunity without regard for race, color, national origin, ethnicity, gender, protected veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, or religion. We are also committed to providing reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities and disabled veterans in our job application procedures. If you need assistance or an accommodation due to a disability, you may contact us at accommodations-ext@fb.com or you may call us at 1+650-308-7837.