Shazam - Software Engineer - Android

London, Greater London, United Kingdom
Software and Services


Role Number:200272673
Apple Music is all the ways you love music, all in one place. Shazam brings a unique brand of magic to millions every day. Millions of users. Billions of song recognitions. Countless moments of discovery. It’s our people – their imagination, skills and ideas – that shape our future, and help us make the impossible come to life. At Shazam, we get excited when we craft experiences that delight our users across the world. As a Software Engineer on Android, you will help evolve that vision by using proven engineering principles and the latest Android technologies. We use Kotlin, various parts of Android Jetpack, and have embraced principles of reactive programming.

Key Qualifications

  • You are always willing to learn new technologies and methodologies, but also can contribute to advancing our technical direction
  • You want to build features that are a pleasure to use, on a multitude of device sizes and form factors
  • You would love to learn how to apply test-driven methodologies or are already doing so
  • You have an eye for design and can understand what makes apps easy to use
  • You enjoy working collaboratively in the environment of a team, and you do what it takes to help the team get things done
  • You can communicate technical solutions optimally with fellow engineers, but also stakeholders who are less technical


The role is based in our product/engineering team in London, and will involve close collaboration with engineers, testers, and product managers across our global organisation. You will join a world-class team of engineers, and your job will include building beautiful user experiences for our millions of users on the outside, while maintaining high quality standards on the inside. You will work closely with our designers and with the rest of the team help craft the product to ensure we are making the most of the Android platform.

Education & Experience

Degree (or equivalent meaningful experience) in Computer Science or a related discipline. Apple's most important resource, our soul, is our people. Apple benefits help further the well-being of our employees and their families in meaningful ways. No matter where you work at Apple, you can take advantage of our health and wellness resources and time-away programmes. We are proud to provide stock grants to employees at all levels of the company, and we also give employees the option to buy Apple stock at a discount — both offer everyone at Apple the chance to share in the company's success. You will discover many more benefits of working at Apple, such as programmes that match your charitable contributions, reimburse you for continuing your education and give you special employee pricing on Apple products. Apple benefits programmes vary by country and are subject to eligibility requirements. Apple is an equal opportunity employer that is committed to inclusion and diversity. We take affirmative action to ensure equal opportunity for all applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, Veteran status, or other legally protected characteristics. Apple is committed to working with and providing reasonable accommodation to applicants with physical and mental disabilities.

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