Software Engineer, Video Ingestion at Facebook
Menlo Park, CA, US
We are the teams who create all of Facebook's products used by billions of people around the world. Want to build new features and improve existing products like Messenger, Video, Groups, News Feed, Search and more? Want to solve unique, large-scale, highly complex technical problems? Facebook is seeking experienced Video Infrastructure Specialist to join our teams. You can help build the next-generation of products that help us connect the next billion people, create new features that have billions of interactions per day and be a part of a team that’s working to help people connect with each other around the globe. Join us! This position is full-time and based in our Menlo Park, Facebook Office.

  • Lead the definition and implementation of media ingestion pipeline
  • Build video ingest, streaming and notification pipelines
  • Improve video experience on Facebook by optimizing performance and focus on scale and reliability of the service
  • Build support for transfer protocols like HTTP, SFTP, etc. and improve video upload latency
  • BS, MS or PhD in CS, EE or related field
  • 4+ years experience in file transfer protocols or computer networking
  • Experience with software development processes including: source control, bug tracking and design documentation
  • Experience collaborating cross-functionally between groups with different video technologies and pipelines
  • Experience with transfer protocols like HTTP, SFTP, Aspera, etc.
  • Experience with use of TCP/UDP/IP, HTTP, traffic routing and related protocols in computer networking
  • Experience with software services, web and cloud technologies
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.
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