Instagram - Software Engineer, Android at Facebook

New York, Menlo Park · Full Time
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Job Description

Over 700 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!

Work closely with our product and design teams to customize the Instagram experience for the Android platform
Prototype new and redesign features
Contribute best-in-class programming skills to develop highly innovative, consumer-facing mobile products
Minimum Qualifications

B.S. or M.S. Computer Science or 4+ years in software development experience
2+ years of object-oriented software development experience
2+ years building Android applications in Java using Android SDK
2+ years mobile application development experience (Android, J2ME or Blackberry)
Experience in understanding code bases, including API design techniques
Experience in the following technologies:
Experience with Java language and related frameworks
Experience with Multi-Threading and memory management specific to mobile devices
Experience with caching mechanisms

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.
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.

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What We're Building

Founded in 2004, Facebook's mission is to give people the power to build community and bring the world closer together. People use Facebook to stay connected with friends and family, to discover what’s going on in the world, and to share and express what matters to them.

Facebook is defined by our unique culture – one that rewards impact. We encourage people to be bold and solve the problems they care most about. We work in small teams and move fast to develop new products, constantly iterating. Together, we can help people build stronger communities — we're just getting started.

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