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This group supports all the product teams, such as servers, storage, networking, connectivity and data centers. Each product team is responsible for building a specific piece of the infrastructure to connect people across the world. Meta supports this effort through the Open Compute Project (OCP) where we seek to make Internet connectivity available to all. This is a unique opportunity to join our team and help us build the world’s most open and efficient connectivity platforms.

Mechanical Engineer Responsibilities:
  • Specification, design, prototyping and testing of devices and products for server, storage, or network systems, for use in communication devices and data centers.
  • Work closely with the hardware, thermal, software, supply chain and outside partner teams to ensure project goals and schedules are met.
  • Validate product performance against requirements from many internal customers using design and simulation tools.
  • Perform part and assembly level tolerance analysis, motion and performance studies.
  • Quickly iterate through various design concepts, bringing them to life via fast prototypes that can be fabricated with assistance from our prototyping lab.
  • Create test plans, design test equipment and undertake testing procedures to verify design performance.
  • Create documentation and specifications suitable for prototyping, quoting and production.
  • Work with contract manufacturing partners through the design-for-manufacturing process and engineering verification stages required to move the product from prototype to production.
  • Support our manufacturing partners by working on-site with their overseas design and manufacturing teams.

Minimum Qualifications:
  • Bachelor’s degree in mechanical or mechatronic engineering or equivalent industry experience.
  • 2+ years of experience designing and shipping volume commercial products.
  • Experience with 3D CAD software such as SolidWorks or Pro/Engineer.
  • Experience with analyzing and resolving issues cross functionally.
  • Communication and documentation experience.

Preferred Qualifications:
  • 4+ years of experience designing and shipping data center system equipment.
  • Familiar with server, storage, network, machine learning systems.
  • Experience designing Sheetmetal enclosures.
  • Experience designing plastic, die cast, extruded, and machined parts.
  • Experience with detailed tolerance analysis of complex assemblies.
  • Experience with environmental qualification testing and industry qualification testing.
  • Experience with owning a complete hardware system as a mechanical engineering lead.
  • Experience optimizing product designs using FEA and CFD for shock and vibe, thermal, and certification performance.
  • Experienced with a variety of electronic interconnection types and their various performance pros and cons.

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Mechanical Engineer