Facebook Software Engineer, Wit.ai 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.

We are looking for curious, fast-learning software engineers to join our team and build the core Wit.ai platform. Wit.ai makes it easy for developers to create applications and devices that understand human language. If you're a generalist and enjoy the challenges of building a next generation AI platform, this role will be perfect for you. This position is based in Menlo Park, CA.

Required Skills:

  1. You will be responsible for architecting and building features in their entirety

  2. Code using Hack, C++, Python, Haskell, Clojure (backend) and Javascript/React (front end)

  3. Interface with other teams to incorporate their innovations and vice versa

  4. Conduct design and code reviews

  5. Analyze and improve efficiency, scalability, and stability of various components

Minimum Qualifications:

  1. 4+ years of experience developing and debugging

  2. Experience running production systems required

  3. Knowledge of functional programming

Preferred Qualifications:

  1. B.S. Computer Science or related field

    1. Experience with NLP, Machine Learning

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.