Changing the world through digital experiences is what Adobe’s all about. We give everyone from emerging artists to global brands everything they need to design and deliver exceptional digital experiences! We’re passionate about empowering people to create beautiful and powerful images, videos, and apps, and transform how companies interact with customers across every screen.
We’re on a mission to hire the very best and are committed to creating exceptional employee experiences where everyone is respected and has access to equal opportunity.
We realize that new ideas can come from everywhere in the organization, and we know the next big idea could be yours!
Are you interested in the chance to work on creative and innovative software product that touches millions of customers across the world?
If so, the Photoshop team is looking for a passionate senior C++ developer to join us in shaping the future of Photoshop.
You will be working within a fast-paced, agile environment, partnering closely with fellow developers, quality engineers, designers, and product managers.
Your role as a developer will play a key part in helping modernize this world-class product and lead our customer base to an outstanding user experience.
We are looking for someone who holds high standards and is technical, driven, committed, and who with their clear communication skills, adaptability and collaborative approach can work productively across the team to bring Photoshop to life on multiple platforms.
Build C++ APIs to support feature development across multiple platforms
Partner closely with platform developers to craft, refine and augment APIs as they surface features
Write automated unit tests for new and existing APIs you expose
Shape architectural and product design details when tasks or specifications are open-ended
Collaborate with teammates across all functional groups to guarantee quality in all phases of development and inspire confidence in the product.
Work closely with core technology teams and other platform teams to balance cross-platform consistency with platform optimizations
Write beautiful, self-documenting code that others can easily read and adapt, and participate in code reviews
Write and review engineering documents and review design specs
Explore new perspectives and ideas to innovate
You are someone who...
Loves software and marrying art with science to enable creative people to fully express themselves more efficiently and productively
Is a team-player and is looking to contribute to something greater than yourself
Is a motivated, self-starter, who can make progress quickly even when there is ambiguity, and ask for help
Is a critical thinker, who possesses strong analytical skills tempered with empathy and emotional intelligence
Is able to organize and prioritize your work in order to make the best use of your time and resources
Cares deeply about customers, quality, craftsmanship, and polish!
Is an excellent listener and communicator, able to digest, synthesize, and distill complex information and communicate clearly
In the face of adversity is able to adapt and persevere, all while maintaining a healthy, balanced long-term perspective
Is a quick learner and is always looking to improve yourself, and see challenges and setbacks as opportunities to learn
Loves solving problems and coming up with solutions that are both creative and robust
Experience & education
A bachelor's degree (or masters) in Computer Science or equivalent
7+years of experience developing modern C++ applications and API
A very strong background in C++and programming fundamentals
Expertise in writing robust and fully asynchronous code
Strong understanding of Photoshop preferred, and familiarity working with large products and codebases
Graphics and / or image-processing experience a plus (e.g. Metal)