Facebook Software Engineering Manager in Menlo Park, California
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Join a world-class engineering-driven company, where you'll have instant impact from day one. We want the most creative and experienced engineering leaders to join us in making the world more open and connected. We embrace entrepreneurs as well as those who come from more established organizations. We're looking for a Software Engineering Manager with progressive technical experience, a demonstrated progression of management scope, sharp coding skills, and a passion for managing outstanding managers and engineers in a fast-paced environment.
Bootstrap and grow a system scoped to handle a billion plus users
Be both technically hands-on and people manager
Work closely with dedicated recruiting staff to expand the team, including sourcing candidates, interviewing candidates, participating in conferences/events, and onboarding new employees
Collaborate with and influence leadership so that your team’s work directly impacts engineering strategy
Help engineers develop their careers, assigning them to projects tailored to their skill levels, long-term skill development, personalities, and work styles
Experience being technical, hands-on and a people manager for technical teams
Experience leading, technically-challenging, cross-functional infrastructure projects from conception to end
Experience with Unix internals (especially FreeBSD and Linux)
Experience with multi-node cluster handling live traffic
Knowledge of TCP/IP, experience with network programming
Experience building and scaling distributed available systems
8+ years of work experience in software engineering, including 3+ years of proven hands-on technical management experience of software engineers
BS/MS in Computer Science (In lieu of degree, work experience)
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