Software Engineer

AR/VR | Menlo Park, CA

Spark AR is the cross-platform stack that powers a wide range of AR experiences (e.g. face masks and virtual objects in the world) across various surfaces in the Facebook ecosystem - from mobile apps (FB/IG/Messenger), standalone devices (Portal), to future wearables. Our team is under Spark AR focused on building universal and scalable backend services. As a Software Engineer, you will build infrastructure and platform to support multiple AR verticals. You will have the chance to work with both product and research teams, integrate, optimize and scale cutting-edge AR innovations to end users.


  • Architect backend systems
  • Design and implement new features to accelerate innovative AR experiences
  • Design APIs that are integrated with product use cases
  • Platform-ize general infrastructure of AR experiences

Minimum Qualifications

  • BS degree in Computer Science or related field. Or 5+ years relevant industry experience as the degree equivalence
  • 4+ years experience of programming
  • Experience with web technologies and databases
  • Proven track record of software development, including shipping one or more products of using standard software development toolsets such as source control and continuous integration systems
  • Experience communicating and working across functions to drive solutions

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience with PHP, C++ and Python
  • Experience with discovery features such as search and ranking
  • Experience with building backend services or platform involving multimedia
  • Experience with building AR/VR products or infra from ideation to shipping

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