Facebook Network Manager, Enterprise Network Engineering 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.


The EE Platforms Infrastructure teams interact with a broad array of internal business, product and FB partners to deliver a common, scalable and secure mix of infrastructure and services. Managing a Platforms Infrastructure team requires a comprehensive understanding of a wide range of technologies, a focus on growing and developing the skills and talents of your team, and a relentless drive to focus on high-value projects and to prioritize ruthlessly.

Required Skills:

  1. Manage engineers working with our Data Center, Backbone, Hardware and Software networking teams to build, scale, deploy and support our global network infrastructure

  2. Help define, and drive regular development of an aggressive technical roadmap to meet the needs of the team, and partner teams

  3. Be a hands-on manager with deep technical experience in networking, systems and software

  4. Operate in a rapidly evolving environment, adapt quickly to new information, re-prioritize as needed

  5. Manage engineers to strengths, enable, unblock, and grow talent through coaching and technical mentoring

  6. Pro-actively identify resource needs, participate in recruiting efforts, and hiring to grow the team

  7. Identify, cultivate and grow technical leaders

  8. Responsible for people management of a team of 5+ engineers, providing performance reviews, continual feedback, coaching and career growth for direct reports

Minimum Qualifications:

  1. 2+ years experience managing an engineering team

  2. 4+ years Software Engineering or Scripting experience with Python, Perl, Go, or Ruby

  3. 4+ years experience working with routers and switches

  4. 5+ years of Networking, System Administration or Software Engineering experience

  5. 4+ years of experience working with networking protocols including TCP/IP, BGP, MPLS, ISIS, etc.

  6. Experience designing and maintaining servers, or network equipment

  7. B.S. in Engineering or equivalent experience

Preferred Qualifications:

  1. Experience automating device configuration and management

  2. 4+ years of experience in Linux system administration

  3. Device configuration and administration automation experience

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.