Camera Software Engineer - AR/VR at Facebook
Menlo Park, CA, US
AR/VR’s mission is “To give people the tools to feel connected anytime, anywhere.” The teams working on augmented and virtual reality technologies at Facebook are on a mission to build the next computing platform centered around people. We continue to push the state of the art with groundbreaking research into emerging technologies and hardware that will help bring this vision to life. We are building a team focused on building new products that support this mission.
We are seeking a Camera Software Engineer who has experience with camera APIs, media processing and graphics. The successful candidate will have good understanding of Video and Image Capture pipeline for embedded devices. The candidate will have strong communication and interpersonal skills. This is a full-time position based in our Menlo Park office.

Camera Software Engineer - AR/VR Responsibilities
  • Design, code, review, and tests camera related software features across all layers of the camera stack.
  • Build experiences for the Camera app for embedded devices - design, code, review, and tests camera related software features, especially on Android applications.
  • Deliver high quality camera experiences with delightful filter, image quality enhancement and smooth sharing across multiple devices and channels.
  • Work closely with System Engineering Team, Hardware team, manufacturing partners and QA teams to deliver best in class products.
  • Ensure security of the camera system, protecting our users' privacy.
Minimum Qualifications
  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Experience with camera APIs, media processing, graphics, and understanding of Video and Image Capture pipeline for embedded devices.
  • Experience developing HAL implementations for Android devices.
  • Experience developing and debugging in C/C++ and Java.
  • 3+ years of experience writing software for embedded/mobile platforms.
Preferred Qualifications
  • Experience developing Android Camera HAL implementations with experience in Camera HAL3.
  • Experience with any of: auto exposure and auto white balance algorithms, software control of Image Signal Processors, image sensor drivers, and MIPI/CSI protocol.
Facebook's mission is to give people the power to build community and bring the world closer together. Through our family of apps and services, we're building a different kind of company that connects billions of people around the world, gives them ways to share what matters most to them, and helps bring people closer together. Whether we're creating new products or helping a small business expand its reach, people at Facebook are builders at heart. Our global teams are constantly iterating, solving problems, and working together to empower people around the world to build community and connect in meaningful ways. Together, we can help people build stronger communities — we're just getting started.
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