Software Engineer

Engineering (EN)

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Software Engineer

  • San Jose, California, United States
  • Full time

About This Role

Job Description:

Design & develop core features for our meeting room product Zoom Rooms, such as Personal Zoom Rooms feature, Audio related feature, and hardware integrations. Ensure features can be implemented as designed. Work with different platform engineers to discuss specific implementations in technical details, aiming to unify the cross-platforms user experience. Complete the development docs to record the detailed design of the new feature. Develop and test new features on both Mac and iOS platforms based on development knowledge. Maintain existing features of Zoom Rooms to keep Zoom Rooms provide highly reliable service. Develop foundation component of Zoom Rooms. Ensure other teammates can quickly develop new features base on the foundation component. Develop and maintain the foundation component of the system, including ensuring the inter-process communication module can be used on the Mac platform for all Zoom applications. Develop and maintain common UI components on Mac and iOS platform which can be reused in different user interfaces. Collaborate with the big data team to provide Zoom Rooms data analysis to the product team. Research new features/technology on the latest Mac OS and iOS platform to incorporate into Zoom Meetings Rooms as well as introduce them to the product team and engineer team. Research new technologies to introduce them to Zoom's product for a better meeting rooms experience, including the CEC protocol which is used for controlling the TV in meeting rooms. Research new technologies to introduce them to Zoom's product for a better meeting experience, including the Dante protocol which can transport captured audio data by IP network. Analyze customer tickets and requests from support team to develop or find solutions to any issues found. Work with the support team to find out the root cause and fix it with the engineer team. Perform research and finish the feasibility study to report to the product team. 

Minimum Education & Experience Requirements:

Master’s degree in Computer Science or a related field, or a foreign equivalent, plus 3 years of experience in job offered or related role. Applicants must have 3 years of experience in the following: (1) using Objective-C, Cocoa frameworks, and MVC application design; (2) C++/STL; (3) cross-platform, IPC, multi-process, and multi-threading programming; (4) debugging skills; (5) computer science and software engineering, including data structures, algorithms, networks communication, and software design; (6) meeting room integrations with smart devices including Smart camera, microphone, TV, and Electronic whiteboard. Telecommuting Available.

Company Name: Zoom Video Communications, Inc. 


Salary Range or On Target Earnings:





In addition to the base salary and/or OTE listed Zoom has a Total Direct Compensation philosophy that takes into consideration; base salary, bonus and equity value.


Information about Zoom’s benefits is on our careers page here

Note: Starting pay will be based on a number of factors and commensurate with qualifications & experience.

We also have a location based compensation structure;  there may be a different range for candidates in this and other locations.

Work Styles at Zoom

In most cases, you will have the opportunity to choose your preferred working location from the following options when you join Zoom: in-person, hybrid or remote. Visit this page for more information about Zoom's Workstyles.

About Us

Zoomies help people stay connected so they can get more done together. We set out to build the best video product for the enterprise, and today help people communicate better with products like Zoom Contact Center, Zoom Phone, Zoom Events, Zoom Apps, Zoom Rooms, and Zoom Webinars.

We’re problem-solvers, working at a fast pace to design solutions with our customers and users in mind. Here, you’ll work across teams to deliver impactful projects that are changing the way people communicate and enjoy opportunities to advance your career in a diverse, inclusive environment.

Explore Zoom:

We believe that the unique contributions of all Zoomies is the driver of our success. To make sure that our products and culture continue to incorporate everyone's perspectives and experience we never discriminate on the basis of race, religion, national origin, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, age, or marital, veteran, or disability status. Zoom is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and is an affirmative action employer. All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines. 

We welcome people of different backgrounds, experiences, abilities and perspectives including qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records and any qualified applicants requiring reasonable accommodations in accordance with the law. If you need any assistance or accommodations due to a medical condition, or if you need assistance accessing our website or completing the application process, please let us know by emailing us at

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Please be advised that these offers, communications and impersonations are illegitimate and fraudulent. All communication with Zoom employees come from an “” email address. Zoom job applicants complete an interview process including in-person (on Zoom) meetings and phone calls. Our process also requires you to create an account with our applicant tracking system, Workday. If you have already completed an application, you can access it here. 

Zoom will never ask for your personally identifying information during the interview process or ask you to pay money or purchase equipment. If you have received a message from Zoom that appears suspicious, please contact 

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