Android Engineer


Company Type

You will build tools that push the limits of what can be done with photos and video on mobile. You are motivated by having a direct impact on the expression and education of millions of global creators, helping them invest in themselves with intention. There is no higher order than an extraordinary product. Clean code is implied.

We are looking for an Android Engineer to play an integral role on our mobile team. As our Android community continues to expand rapidly, we need an innovative and proactive engineer to drive development on a wide range of VSCO products.

The day-to-day

Design, build, and iterate on compelling features for the VSCO Android app

Help integrate new technologies and design methodologies to optimize and maintain the existing Android codebase

Collaborate with cross-functional teams across VSCO (product/design/creative) to deliver and launch projects across platforms


BS in Computer Science or equivalent experience

2+ years experience working on mobile applications

Experience fine-tuning memory usage, APK size, offline mode, and draw performance for a large international audience

Proven experience with shipping product in a collaborative environment

Experience with concurrency on Android

Nice to have

Passionate about beautiful design

Experience with digital image processing, in-app purchases, and unit testing

Familiarity with MVP and various implementations, RxJava and dependency injection, MediaCodec, Camera2, Canvas, or Surface API

Familiarity with Kotlin, JNI, C, C++, RenderScript, OpenGL, Vulkan, or CUDA

Implementation of networking stacks and gRPC

Background working in small teams with Lean methodologies

Personal connection to photography

About VSCO

VSCO® is a trendsetting art and technology company that empowers creative expression around the world. Founded in 2011, VSCO is headquartered in Oakland, CA.

Job Perks

Free delicious breakfasts and lunches daily, amazing snack selections, and the best coffee in the Bay Area. Equity, health, vision and dental insurance for families, and a flexible vacation policy.


Creative Freedom

We value the creative process and our employees’ opinions — input is encouraged, regardless of your position or title. We want to work with people who are driven and demonstrate initiative in taking our mission to the next level.

The Working Life

At VSCO, everyone works hard but also takes the time to enjoy life outside of the office. Balance is important to us.

It Won’t Be Boring

Try new things. Think outside the box. We celebrate an environment that fights stagnation and challenges the status quo.

Interested in this position?

Tell us why you want to work at VSCO and what we should know about you.

VSCO believes in building a safe place for creative expression and celebrating that which makes us human, welcoming unique and personal backgrounds and experiences. We’re proud to foster diverse perspectives within VSCO as we continue to build an inclusive culture.

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