Facebook Wireless/Networking Test Software Engineer 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.
Facebook is developing a wide range of technologies to connect the unconnected to the internet. One such technology is Terragraph, which is a 60GHz wireless backbone mesh network. The test framework for Terragraph is designed to support testing across multiple configurations and will range from single unit tests to networks of connected radios in both the laboratory and the field. Testing that uses the automated system will concentrate on layers L1 and above. The automated test system is used to support continuous software integration, regression testing, unit testing, and field testing.
Facebook Connectivity will leverage our test infrastructure across multiple projects. We are looking for an experienced Wireless/Network Test Software Engineer to help develop and maintain automated test solutions for our new generation of connectivity solutions. The successful candidate must be able to architect and develop automated test software. This position is full-time and based in Menlo Park.
Architect software test frameworks
Partner with software and system engineers to ensure test frameworks meet requirements
Lead a team of software developers to implement software test frameworks
BS/MS degree in EE, CS, Physics, Math, or Science with 4+ years of work experience
Experience architecting and developing software
Experience in Python programming
Experience in UI development
Knowledge of wireless PHY/MAC protocols
Knowledge of basic Ethernet and routing protocols (with a heavy emphasis on Linux based systems)
Knowledge of 802.11 standards
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