Software Engineer, Android at Snap Inc. (Remote)
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.
The Cameos team is innovating new ways for Snapchatters to express themselves with their friends. With Cameos, you become the star of short, looping videos that you can customize with your own face and send to friends in Chat. The team consists of engineers, designers, and content specialists who are committed to creating the perfect Cameo for every moment.
We’re looking for an Android Engineer to join the Cameos team!
What you’ll do:
Create and refine performative mobile apps that push the limits of mobile technology
Build fun, new products that run smoothly and stably
Conceptualize, develop, and launch new features
Carefully evaluate the technical tradeoffs of every decision
Work with the design team to hone in on the best UI and infrastructure practices
Carry out code reviews to guarantee code quality
Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities:
Solid understanding of Java and/or Kotlin
Knowledge of multithreading and concurrency
Knowledge of software design patterns and mobile best practices
Strong CS fundamentals and problem-solving skills
BS/BA in a technical field such as computer science or equivalent years of experience
3+ years of experience with Android development
Experience with Java, RxJava, and/or Dagger
Experience with C/C++
Experience with OpenGL or Metal
Personal projects or achievements (e.g. programming olympiads, hackathons, participation in well known open source projects, top ranked apps, etc.)
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. EOE, including disability/vets. If you have a disability or special need that requires accommodation, please don’t be shy and contact us at [email protected]
Our Benefits: Snap Inc. is its own community, so we’ve got your back! We do our best to make sure you and your loved ones have everything you need to be happy and healthy, on your own terms. Our benefits are built around your needs and include paid maternity & paternity leave, comprehensive medical coverage, emotional and mental health support programs, and compensation packages that let you share in Snap’s long-term success!