WhatsApp - Software Engineer, iOS

Menlo Park, California, US

WhatsApp is a fast, simple and reliable way to talk to anyone in the world. More than 1 billion people in over 180 countries use WhatsApp to stay in touch with friends and family, anytime and anywhere. WhatsApp is not only free but also available on multiple mobile devices and in low connectivity areas - making it accessible and reliable wherever you are. It's a simple and secure way to share your favorite moments, send important information or catch up with a friend. WhatsApp helps people connect and share no matter where they are in the world.

Responsibilities

  • Work closely with our product and design teams to customize the Facebook experience for the iOS platform
  • Implement custom native user interfaces using the latest iOS programming techniques
  • Build reusable iOS software components for interfacing with the Facebook platform
  • Analyze and optimize UI and back-end application code for efficiency and performance

Minimum Qualification

  • B.S. or M.S. Computer Science or related field
  • 2+ years experience building applications for the iPhone or iPad using Objective-C/C++/Swift with Cocoa and other frameworks
  • Experience with code bases, including API design techniques
  • Experience building in the iPhone SDK
  • Experience with multithreading programming
  • Experience writing unit tests and testable code


WhatsApp 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, genetic information, or other applicable legally protected characteristics. We also consider qualified applicants with criminal histories, consistent with applicable federal, state and local law.

WhatsApp is committed to providing reasonable accommodations for candidates with disabilities in our recruiting process. If you need any assistance or accommodations due to a disability, please let us know at accommodations-ext@fb.com.