Facebook Data Engineer in New York, New York


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.


At Facebook, we have many opportunities to work with data each and every day. How would you like to work on data and build some of the tools that are critical to moving & transforming this data into valuable & insightful information? If so, this is the right job for you. Our Enterprise Data Warehouse team works very closely with all aspects of data, both internal and external. We are looking for a Data Engineer with the Software Engineering chops to not only build data pipelines to efficiently and reliably move data across systems, but also to build the next generation of data tools to enable us to take full advantage of this data. In this role, your work will broadly influence the company's data consumers and analysts. You will get the opportunity to work with focused and scaled objectives in a company that has some of the most challenging problems to tackle. This is a full-time position based in our Menlo Park, New York City, and Seattle offices.

Required Skills:

  1. Build data expertise and own data quality for the awesome pipelines you build

  2. Architect, build and launch new data models that provide intuitive analytics to your customers

  3. Design, build and launch extremely efficient & reliable data pipelines to move data (both large and small amounts) to our ridiculously large Data Warehouse

  4. Design and develop new systems and tools to enable folks to consume and understand data faster

  5. Use your expert coding skills across a number of languages from Python, Java and PHP

  6. You have developed applications within the LAMP Stack environment

  7. Work across multiple teams in high visibility roles and own the solution end-to-end

Minimum Qualifications:

  1. 2+ years of Java and/or Python development experience

  2. 2+ years of SQL (Oracle, Vertica, Hive, etc.) experience

  3. 2+ years of LAMP stack development experience

  4. 2+ years of experience in custom or structured (i.e. Informatica/Talend/Pentaho) ETL design, implementation and maintenance

  5. Experience working with either a MapReduce or a MPP system on any size/scale

Preferred Qualifications:

  1. Experience working with or in support of multiple communities

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.