Partner Engineer

Snap Inc., Los Angeles, CA

Creators of Snapchat, Spectacles, Bitmoji, and Zenly

Snap Inc. is a camera company. We believe that reinventing the camera represents our greatest opportunity to improve the way people live and communicate. Our products empower people to express themselves, live in the moment, learn about the world, and have fun together.

Snapchat is the camera used by millions of people every day to Snap with family, watch Stories from friends, see events from around the world, and explore expertly curated content from top publishers. In short, we are a passionate team working hard to build the best platform in the world for communication and storytelling.

We’re looking for a Partner Engineer to join Snap Inc! As a member of the Snap Canvas team, you will work alongside our partners to ensure they can produce world class content for Snapchat. Working from our Los Angeles, CA headquarters, you’ll collaborate with internal and external development teams to perfect the developer experience of using Snap tools and APIs.

What you’ll do:

  • Produce technical documentation and tutorial content for Snap technologies
  • Onboard new content partners
  • Evangelize Snap tools and APIs at conferences and partner meetings
  • Travel to our partners’ offices to provide guidance, support, and training
  • Monitor support channels and ensure partners receive timely responses
  • Performance profile partner generated content and coach partners on the results
  • First line bug-fixing in Snap content creation tools
  • Collate and report partner feature requests back to the Core Engineering team
  • Communicate platform update information and other news to Snap content partners

Minimum qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science, mathematics, or a related area of study
  • 3+ years experience developing with JavaScript, HTML, CSS, or C++/C#
  • Experience with 3D engines such as Unity, Unreal, CryEngine, or Lumberyard
  • Knowledge of 3D vector mathematics, real-time graphics, animation and/or physics
  • Experience building real-time, interactive, graphical applications

Preferred qualifications:

  • Master’s degree in computer science, mathematics, or a related area of study
  • Experience with 3D APIs such as WebGL, OpenGL, OpenGL ES and D3D
  • Experience with 3D content creation tools such as 3D Studio Max, Maya and Blender
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills, with high attention to detail
  • Experience of technical writing
  • Ability to prioritize tasks and work independently
  • A passion and skill for problem-solving

At Snap, we believe that having a team of diverse backgrounds and voices working together will enable us to create innovative products that improve the way people live and communicate. Snap is proud to be an equal opportunity employer, and committed to providing employment opportunities regardless of race, religious creed, color, national origin, ancestry, physical disability, mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, marital status, sex, gender, gender identity, gender expression, pregnancy, childbirth and breastfeeding, age, sexual orientation, military or veteran status, or any other protected classification, in accordance with applicable federal, state, and local laws. If you have a disability or special need that requires accommodation, please don’t be shy and contact us at [email protected].

About Snap Inc.

Snap Inc. is a camera company. We believe that reinventing the camera represents our greatest opportunity to improve the way people live and communicate. So far, we've created two products: Snapchat and Spectacles! 

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