WhatsApp - Software Engineer, Product (Full Stack)

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. This position is full-time and is based in our main office in Menlo Park, CA.

Responsibilities

  • Full stack web/mobile application development with a variety of languages including but not limited to PHP, JavaScript, HTML, etc.
  • Create consumer products and features using internal programming language Hack
  • Implement web or mobile interfaces using XHTML, CSS, and JavaScript
  • Work closely with our PM and design teams to define feature specifications and build the next generation of products leveraging frameworks such as React & React Native
  • Work closely with operations and infrastructure to build and scale back-end services
  • Build report interfaces and data feeds

Minimum Qualification

  • 5+ years of programming experience
  • 5+ years of experience with relational databases and SQL
  • 5+ years of experience with web technologies: JavaScript, XHTML, CSS

Preferred Qualification

  • B.S. or M.S. Computer Science or related field
  • Experience with PHP and C++


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.