Careers - Operations Engineer | Oculus

Operations Engineer

Information Technology, Enterprise Engineering | Menlo Park, California

Oculus is seeking talented Infrastructure Systems Engineers who are passionate about systems infrastructure engineering. As an Infrastructure Systems Engineer, you own and support many of Oculus’ core infrastructure systems and have a direct impact on systems design, enhancements, and support practices. Our talented employees are dedicated to the development of cutting-edge technology; therefore, our ideal candidates will have laser focus and strong attention to detail to execute systems engineering needs with great precision. Engineers with expertise in storage, virtualization, messaging, open source technologies, data networking, and back office foundational infrastructure.


  • Work on a team of highly technical and talented Oculus and Facebook engineers chartered with building, scaling, deploying and maintaining the infrastructure for our test-ware and manufacturing line.
  • Drive scalable, highly available and performant service deployments for core IT functions on the line such as Active Directory, Bitlocker, MySQL, Symmetric DS, and custom built applications.
  • Understand metrics for measuring success and performance of services to ensure service performance, scalability, stability and security for both existing and new service deployments.
  • Maintain all stations on the line: Troubleshooting, Break/Fix, Imaging and Replacement
  • Drive priorities and schedules based on impact level and business requirements to drive to the right decisions.
  • Foster and maintain cross-functional relationships with both technical and non-technical resources with a focus on data driven decision making.
  • Communicate timelines, service dependencies, resource constraints and progress with key stakeholders quickly and effectively.

Minimum Qualification

  • Technical degree at the Bachelor’s level required
  • 5 + years of experience in core Windows infrastructure, including Active Directory, certificate services, DNS, DHCP, and various other core network/service oriented protocols.
  • 5+ years of Linux and MySQL experience. (CentOS/Ubuntu)
  • 3 + years of scripting experience
  • 3 + years of experience in configuration management (Chef, Puppet, SCCM).
  • Understanding of server hardware and sizing, hypervisor technologies (ESXi), and cross-platform integrations (i.e. heterogeneous operating system support).
  • Ability and demonstrated talent in avoiding or minimizing business impact despite existing technical challenges.
  • 2+ years of experience with networking principals, firewalls, load balancers.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Technical degree at the Master’s level
  • Experience in PowerShell and Ruby
  • Manufacturing experience

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