Android Engineer, Augmented Reality


Los Angeles, CA
Mar 22

Company Description:

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!

Job Description:

Snap’s Augmented Reality team invents the immersive (and fun!) camera experiences that are at the core of our products. From developing creative new Lens features for Snapchat, to supporting the continuous growth and evolution of Lens Studio (our platform for an ever-increasing community of AR creators), to designing the cutting-edge computer vision and machine learning technology that makes face transformation Lenses possible — our Augmented Reality team is working hard on their mission to bring AR to more people, places, and moments, every day.

We’re looking for an Android Engineer to join the Augmented Reality team!


  • Design, improve, and support internal and external augmented reality SDKs
  • Participate in design and code reviews
  • Interact with design, interactive engineering, and product teams to shape and launch products


Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

  • Knowledge of Kotlin, Java, RxJava, Dagger, and/or other great tools to build smooth, stable, and fun products
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills, with high attention to detail

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science (or equivalent years of experience)
  • 3+ years of Android development experience

Preferred Qualifications:

  • 4+ years of experience building high performance code
  • Experience with OpenGL and C++
  • Experience designing SDK or designing APIs
  • Experience with camera API


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!


Los Angeles, CA



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