Facebook Instagram - Software Engineer, Android (Camera) in San Francisco, California


Over a billion people use Instagram, which means jobs here offer countless ways to make an impact in a fast growing organization. Instagram was built to connect people to the people and interests they love. 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.


Mobile cameras have become a creative canvas through which we share our life in unique and creative ways. We are seeking full-time Android Engineers to join the Camera team. In this role, you will specialize in building performant camera and AR features, as well as creative tools that power the most popular camera products in the world. You will get an opportunity to bring world-class technologies to hundreds of millions of people.

Required Skills:

  1. Build client-side creative tools, effects and mobile infrastructure for camera products in Java

  2. Debug camera issues across Java and C++

  3. Improve camera performance and efficiency

Minimum Qualifications:

  1. B.S. or M.S. Computer Science or 3+ years in software development experience

  2. 2+ years experience building user-facing features and Android applications

  3. Experience in understanding large code bases, including API design techniques

Preferred Qualifications:

  1. Familiarity with Android camera APIs and media processing

  2. Familiarity with memory management specific to mobile devices

Industry: Internet

Equal Opportunity: Facebook is proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer. We do not discriminate based upon race, religion, color, national origin, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression, transgender status, sexual stereotypes, age, status as a protected veteran, status as an individual with a disability, or other applicable legally protected characteristics. We also consider qualified applicants with criminal histories, consistent with applicable federal, state and local law. 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.