Facebook Manager, Infrastructure Engineering RTP in Menlo Park, California


Facebook's mission is to give people the power to build community and bring the world closer together. Through our family of apps and services, we're building a different kind of company that connects billions of people around the world, gives them ways to share what matters most to them, and helps bring people closer together. Whether we're creating new products or helping a small business expand its reach, people at Facebook are builders at heart. Our global teams are constantly iterating, solving problems, and working together to empower people around the world to build community and connect in meaningful ways. Together, we can help people build stronger communities — we're just getting started.


Facebook is seeking a Manager, Infrastructure Engineering to join our RTP (Release to Production) team. This team is responsible for the Hardware Lifecycle of all Facebook servers including pre-production validation, hands-on system debugging, stress testing, enabling production-ready monitoring, automated provisioning and automated remediation of issues. RTP Engineers work closely with hardware designers, system manufacturers, component vendors, capacity engineering, production engineering, Facebook services, and data center operations teams to test systems before release to our production data centers, and to track the health and lifecycle of servers in production. This position is full-time and located in our Menlo Park office.

Required Skills:

  1. Lead a team of engineers committed to manage and scale the largest web capacity in the world.

  2. Be both technically hands-on and people manager.

  3. Work with Hardware Design, Application teams, Service teams and Data Center teams to find the optimal way to scale the infrastructure.

  4. Provide technical leadership and guidance to both your team members and your project peers.

  5. Communicate cross-functionally across various teams, organizations and internal and external stakeholders to drive engineering efforts.

  6. Interface with external vendors and internal hardware, mechanical, power, thermal, manufacturing and software engineers to understand system architecture required for hardware deployment.

  7. Develop strategies to detect and diagnose hardware/firmware/software health issues across Facebook infrastructure.

Minimum Qualifications:

  1. B.S. Electrical Engineering, Computer Science or related field.

  2. Minimum of 5 years of direct management experience in a technology company or experience as a technical lead and experience in formal project management or business training.

  3. Experience in changing system configurations and measuring change impact.

  4. Analytical, budgeting and planning experience.

  5. Interpersonal and communication experience.

  6. Experience working with cross-functional teams.

Preferred Qualifications:

  1. Enterprise server hardware experience

  2. Experience in programming and/or tooling development in cloud environment

Industry: Internet

Equal 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. 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.