Software Engineer, Android
We’re looking for a Software Engineer to join the Product Science team that defines and develops new standards for Growth of Snapchat application. Working from our Los Angeles, CA headquarters, you’ll collaborate closely with the Engineering, Data Science, Product Managers, and Product Design teams. You'll partner with leads of departments in Snap to define and deliver insight about solutions for boosting performance and engagement of the Snapchat app on Android.
What you’ll do:
Collaborate closely with Engineering, Data Science, Product Managers and Product Design teams to define and collect data required for deep analysis of Snap products performance and engagement
Provide complex insights to Engineering, Product Managers, Product Design teams and Product Leads about usable and scalable solutions for boosting performance of the Android Snapchat app and engagement of various Snapchat products. Support other teams with insights implementation
Write documentation for insights signoff by leadership that provides sufficient information about product data findings and potential outcomes for Snap products performance and engagement
Support Product Science team with engineering expertise. Evaluate the technical trade-offs of the insights.
Assistant in leveraging product data to continually get smarter about how to improve performance and engagement of our existing products
Connect with customers and internal teams to understand the root drivers behind value in both the short and long term, their feature requests and then distill these asks into requirements and an actionable phased delivery plan
5+ years of experience in mobile applications performance optimization, battery consumption optimization on Android
Java and Android experts
Proficiency in C++
Experience working on mobile applications with 10M+ users on 1000+ Android devices
MS degree in computer science or other relevant field
Experience with machine learning
Hands-on experience and fast prototyping skills
Experience working closely with UX, technology and R&D teams
Strong communication, presentation and interpersonal skills
A great attitude and self-starter mentality
Ability to plan, prioritise and manage your workload across multiple projects
A passion for Snapchat and creativity!