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Sr Software Engineer, Adobe Fonts Adobe
San Francisco, CA

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Job Description

Position Summary:

The Adobe Fonts team is changing the way people find, get, and use fonts.

As an individual contributor, you will join a team responsible for architecture, design and implementation of Adobe Fonts Text Libraries & Font Tools.

The successful candidate for this position will investigate new and existing algorithms needed to support required functionality, provide the architecture and the interfaces that the design will employ to support the specified feature set and a plan of implementation.


* Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or related field (Master's Degree preferred)
* Knowledge of Unicode, Font Technologies: both CFF/CFF2 & TrueType instruction set + hinting, Font Subsetting, Font Tools and Text Rasterization is highly desirable.
* Familiarity with OpenType Standard.
* Experience with Font Production, Font Processing & Font Quality Assurance.
* Experience with Web Service development is desirable.
* Excellent written and oral communication skills are required, as is experience working in a product development team environment.

Nice to have:

* Knowledge of AFDKO
* Ability to adapt to multiple programming languages (Ruby, Python, C/C++, etc)

At Adobe, you will be immersed in an exceptional work environment that is recognized throughout the world on Best Companies lists. You will also be surrounded by colleagues who are committed to helping each other grow through our unique Check-In approach where ongoing feedback flows freely.

If you're looking to make an impact, Adobe's the place for you. Discover what our employees are saying about their career experiences on the Adobe Life blog and explore the meaningful benefits we offer.

Adobe is an equal opportunity employer. We welcome and encourage diversity in the workplace regardless of race, gender, religion, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or veteran status.

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