Software Engineer, Mobile Augmented Reality
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 a Mobile Augmented Reality Software Engineer to join Snap Inc! Working in a highly collaborative environment as part of the Camera Platform Exploration team, your role will cover the whole lifecycle of shipping new AR features and products, from user requirements and design to delivery. You will have the support of a team of experienced engineers to help you grow and develop new skills. We expect you to be enthusiastic about taking on new problems across the full stack of Snap’s mobile augmented reality platform that may involve C++, iOS and/or Android development. Working from our Santa Monica, CA headquarters, you'll play a key role in designing and building new AR features that millions of Snapchatters use every day.
What you’ll do:
Work on exciting augmented reality projects used by millions of Snapchatters
Develop and own new AR features from design through to implementation and launch
Collaborate closely with experienced engineers as well as product managers and designers
Focus on code quality and engage in code and design reviews
Develop new skills and learn new languages with the full support of your peers
Build robust, lasting, and scalable products
Knowledge, Skills, Abilities:
Strong computer science fundamentals
Dedication to code quality, performance and continuous improvement
Strong mobile debugging and optimization skills
A love for tackling tough technical challenges
A collaborative mindset
BS in engineering or computer science or equivalent years of experience
2+ years of mobile development experience (iOS or Android)
Experience with AR libraries such as Lens Studio, Unity, ARCore or ARKit
Familiarity with modern C++
Experience with 3D graphics technologies such as OpenGL or Metal
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].