Snapchat is a camera and messaging app that connects people to their friends and the world. Every day around the globe, millions of people use Snapchat to communicate with friends, build relationships, play, and learn. No matter where you are or how you express yourself, it’s always the fastest way to share a moment!
The Partner Engineering Team is a highly technical team working directly with strategic partners, developers and content creators to help build new products that leverage Snap’s platforms. Camera Kit is a new product offering from Snap that provides the full power of Snap’s world-leading AR and camera platform directly inside third party applications.
We’re looking for a Partner Engineer to join our team! You will collaborate with our world-class engineering team and act as the technical point of contact between Snap and its Camera Kit partners; combining technical skills with a deep knowledge of Snapchat's AR platform to help our partners integrate, launch, and successfully operate their Camera Kit integrations.
What you’ll do:
Manage technical relationships with development teams of our strategic partners and clients of Snap’s Camera Kit and AR platform.
Create and manage the on-boarding process for new strategic clients ensuring the best developer experience for their engineering teams as they integrate our software.
Field technical questions and investigate, research, debug and solve Camera Kit integration issues, interacting with customers and internal engineers as needed.
Help strategic clients design and architect their integrations — providing 1:1 technical and product feedback to partner product and engineering executives.
Enhance, expand, and help write documentation and resource materials, including sample apps and code examples.
Collect feedback and feature requests and help prioritize Camera Kit features internally — be the voice of external developers internally.
Track developer experience metrics and keep internal stakeholders updated.
Evangelize our platform products to potential Camera Kit integration partners.
Pitch our platform products at conferences, hackathons, developer meetups etc.
Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:
Excellent problem solving, debugging and QA skills
Public speaking experience, talking at conferences, seminars, etc.
Excellent communication skills to present Snap’s platform products to partners around the world
Bachelor’s degree in computer science or equivalent additional experience
3+ years of industry experience as a mobile software or partner engineer
Experience with camera pipelines or AR a plus
Industry experience with Java/Kotlin
Android or iOS development experience
Experience building full stack applications that use APIs and SDKs
Mac or Windows desktop development experience
Willingness to travel occasionally
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!