Android Engineer, Perception
Snap Inc. is a camera company. We believe that reinventing the camera represents our greatest opportunity to improve the way people live and communicate. Our products empower people to express themselves, live in the moment, learn about the world, and have fun together.
Snapchat is the camera used by millions of people every day to Snap with family, watch Stories from friends, see events from around the world, and explore expertly curated content from top publishers. In short, we are a passionate team working hard to build the best platform in the world for communication and storytelling.
We’re looking for an Android Engineer to join our Perception team at Snap Inc! Working from our New York City office, you’ll work on bringing our machine learning and computer vision products to life through engaging product experiences.
What you’ll do:
Push the limits of mobile devices and work closely with designers to create great user experiences
Utilize Kotlin, RxJava, Dagger and other cutting edge technologies
Build performant, scalable, and creative products
Develop and own innovative user facing features from design through implementation and launch
Work closely with iOS engineers to confirm feature parity
Ensure that your code is resilient with JUnit and Espresso tests
Benchmark your code to be sure it runs as fast as possible, especially on low end Android devices
Collaborate with team members to establish protocols and perform high quality code reviews
Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:
Technical expertise in Android (Java / Kotlin)
Bachelor’s degree in a technical field such as computer science or equivalent
Experience using Java and/or Kotlin for Android development
Experience working on consumer facing products
2+ years of experience developing mobile software
Interest in applications of machine learning and computer vision technology
A passion for Snapchat and creativity!
At Snap, we believe that having a team of diverse backgrounds and voices working together will enable us to create innovative products that improve the way people live and communicate. Snap is proud to be an equal opportunity employer, and committed to providing employment opportunities regardless of race, religious creed, color, national origin, ancestry, physical disability, mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, marital status, sex, gender, gender identity, gender expression, pregnancy, childbirth and breastfeeding, age, sexual orientation, military or veteran status, or any other protected classification, in accordance with applicable federal, state, and local laws. If you have a disability or special need that requires accommodation, please don’t be shy and contact us at [email protected]