Minimum qualifications:Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, a related technical field, or equivalent practical experienceExperience working in two or more of the following: front-end or back-end development, application development, Unix/Linux environments, distributed/parallel systems, machine learning, and software systemsAbility to speak and write in English fluentlyPreferred qualifications:Experience working with large code basesExperience working with the Chromium code baseUnderstanding of computer graphics and experience in optimization of graphics performanceUnderstanding of object oriented programming and familiarity with C++Interest in building user facing features and creating engaging user experiencesAbout the jobGoogle's software engineers develop the next-generation technologies that change how billions of users connect, explore, and interact with information and one another. Our products need to handle information at massive scale, and extend well beyond web search. We're looking for engineers who bring fresh ideas from all areas, including information retrieval, distributed computing, large-scale system design, networking and data storage, security, artificial intelligence, natural language processing, UI design and mobile; the list goes on and is growing every day. As a software engineer, you will work on a specific project critical to Google’s needs with opportunities to switch teams and projects as you and our fast-paced business grow and evolve. We need our engineers to be versatile, display leadership qualities and be enthusiastic to take on new problems across the full-stack as we continue to push technology forward.The Chrome OS mission is to empower anyone to create and access information freely, through fast, simple, secure, and intelligent computing.Chromebooks are used users every day. The System UI team is responsible for visible parts of Chrome OS such as App Launcher, Search, Quick Settings, and Notifications.In this role, you will focus on helping the team strategize everyday tasks such as copy/paste, file sharing, and organizing content, build the core user experience that scales well across a wide range of screen sizes and form factors, and make more Google services reachable directly from the OS.Google is an engineering company at heart. We hire people with a broad set of technical skills who are ready to take on some of technology's greatest challenges and make an impact on users around the world. At Google, engineers not only revolutionize search, they routinely work on scalability and storage solutions, large-scale applications and entirely new platforms for developers around the world. From Google Ads to Chrome, Android to YouTube, social to local, Google engineers are changing the world one technological achievement after another.ResponsibilitiesWork in the Chromium code base which is in C++.Build and optimize UI surfaces using Chromium graphics toolkit (Skia, Ash, Views).Work closely with Product Management and UX to define the user experience.Implement and use performance metrics to make informed design decisions that deliver excellent user experiences.Google is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and is an affirmative action employer. We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity or Veteran status. We also consider qualified applicants regardless of criminal histories, consistent with legal requirements. See also Google's EEO Policy and EEO is the Law. If you have a disability or special need that requires accommodation, please let us know by completing our Accommodations for Applicants form.