Facebook Instagram – Software Engineer, Android in New York, New York


Over 800 million people use Instagram, which means jobs here offer countless ways to make an impact in a fast growing organization. Instagram was built to strengthen relationships through shared experiences. Our app has played a critical part in forming meaningful communities where people can connect with each other and share what matters most to them.


We are looking for someone that has strong experience developing user interfaces for applications on Android using Android SDK. If you are interested in joining a world-class team of passionate people and industry veterans who like to work hard and play hard, we look forward to hearing from you soon!

Required Skills:

  1. Work closely with our product and design teams to customize the Instagram experience for the Android platform

  2. Prototype new and redesign features

  3. A focus on UI design principles and making apps work intuitively

  4. Contribute best-in-class programming skills to develop highly innovative, consumer-facing mobile products

Minimum Qualifications:

  1. B.S. or M.S. Computer Science or 4+ years in software development experience

  2. 2+ years of object-oriented software development experience

  3. 2+ years building Android applications in Java using Android SDK

  4. 2+ years mobile application development experience (Android, J2ME or Blackberry)

  5. Experience in understanding code bases, including API design techniques

  6. Experience in the following technologies:

  7. Experience with Java language and related frameworks

  8. Experience with Multi-Threading and memory management specific to mobile devices

  9. Experience with caching mechanisms

Industry: Internet

Equal Opportunity: As part of our dedication to the diversity of our workforce, Facebook is committed to Equal Employment Opportunity without regard for race, color, national origin, ethnicity, gender, protected veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, or religion. We are also committed to providing reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities and disabled veterans in our job application procedures. If you need assistance or an accommodation due to a disability, you may contact us at accommodations-ext@fb.com or you may call us at 1+650-308-7837.