Software Engineer, Product

at Meta in Springfield, Illinois, United States

Job Description


Meta Platforms, Inc. (Meta), formerly known as Facebook Inc., builds technologies that help people connect, find communities, and grow businesses. When Facebook launched in 2004, it changed the way people connect. Apps and services like Messenger, Instagram, and WhatsApp further empowered billions around the world. Now, Meta is moving beyond 2D screens toward immersive experiences like augmented and virtual reality to help build the next evolution in social technology. To apply, click “Apply to Job” online on this web page.

Required Skills:

Software Engineer, Product Responsibilities:

1. Develop, design, create, modify, and/or test software applications or systems for various products or software services.

2. Develop a strong understanding of relevant product area, codebase, and/or systems.

3. Demonstrate proficiency in data analysis, programming, and software engineering.

4. Produce high-quality code with good test coverage using modern abstractions and frameworks.

5. May be assigned to specific group focused on product or infrastructure.

6. Work on problems of diverse scope where analysis of data requires evaluation of identifiable factors.

7. Work independently, use available resources to get unblocked, and complete tasks on schedule by exercising strong judgment and problem solving skills.

8. Master internal development standards from developing to releasing code in order to take on tasks and projects with increasing levels of complexity.

9. Work closely with product management and design teams to define feature specifications and build the next generation of products leveraging frameworks such as React & React Native.

10. Work closely with operations and infrastructure to build and scale back-end services.

11. Build report interfaces and data feeds.

12. Telecommute from anywhere in the U.S. permitted.

Minimum Qualifications:

Minimum Qualifications:

13. Requires a Master’s degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Information Systems, Analytics, Mathematics, Statistics, Physics, Applied Sciences, or a related field and two years of work experience in the job offered or in a computer-related occupation. Requires two years of experience in the following:

14. 1. C, C++, C#, or Java

15. 2. Python, PHP, or Haskell

16. 3. Relational databases and SQL

17. 4. Software development tools: Code editors (VIM or Emacs), and revision control systems (Subversion, GIT, or Perforce)

18. 5. Linux, UNIX, or other *nix-like OS as evidenced by file manipulation, advanced commands, and shell scripting

19. 6. Core web technologies: HTML, CSS, or JavaScript

20. 7. Building highly-scalable performant solutions

21. 8. Data processing, programming languages, databases, networking, operating systems, computer graphics, or human-computer interaction

22. 9. Applying algorithms and core computer science concepts to real world systems as evidenced by recognizing and matching patterns from different areas of computer science in production systems

23. 10. Distributed systems.

Public Compensation:

$226,200/year to $240,240/year + bonus + equity + benefits

Industry: Internet

Equal Opportunity:

Meta is proud to be an Equal Employment 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. Meta participates in the E-Verify program in certain locations, as required by law. Please note that Meta may leverage artificial intelligence and machine learning technologies in connection with applications for employment.

Meta is committed to providing reasonable accommodations for candidates with disabilities in our recruiting process. If you need any assistance or accommodations due to a disability, please let us know at

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Job Posting: JC259769643

Posted On: May 15, 2024

Updated On: May 24, 2024

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