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


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.


The Instagram Profile team is a nimble group that helps people establish their visual identity on Instagram. Most recently we shipped Stories Archive and Highlights, which allow you to permanently save all of your stories for yourself and feature your favorite memories on your profile. We're exploring ways to make your Instagram Profile more immersive & fun; and strengthen relationships with your friends and family over social memories in Archive.

The position is full-time and based in our San Francisco, CA office.

Required Skills:

  1. Building features for Instagram Profile in Java

  2. Independently tech lead groups of engineers through developing features as part of this you will also be working closely with product managers and designers

Minimum Qualifications:

  1. B.S. or M.S. Computer Science with 5+ years in software development experience

  2. Demonstrated experience shipping Android applications of scale where you worked on challenging components

  3. Experience and knowledge with Architecture

  4. Experience with performance tuning

  5. Experience leading groups of engineers

Preferred Qualifications:

  1. A strong sense for good code quality and architecture, you will be expected to pro-actively better the code-base and contribute technical ideas to the team

  2. A strong mentor to Android engineers, your peers are expected to grow from your presence on the team

  3. A strong appreciation for the creative process that comes with developing original product

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.