ByteDance Campus Recruitment - Mainland China - 2021 Start

ByteDance is a technology company operating a range of content platforms that inform, educate, entertain and inspire people across languages, cultures and geographies. Our mission is to inspire creativity, enrich life.

Dedicated to building global platforms of creation and interaction, ByteDance now has a portfolio of applications available in over 150 markets and 75 languages. It includes TikTok, Helo, Vigo Video, Douyin, and Huoshan.

ByteDance has started R&D full-time early bird project targeting students graduate between September 2020 - August 2021.

Our positions cover a variety of computer engineering categories including (but not limited to): Software Engineer (Front-end, Back-end, Big Data, Testing, Infrastructure etc.), Software Engineer - Gaming, Software Engineer - Computer Vision/Graphics, Software Engineer - Speech/Audio/Music (Multimedia), Research Engineer/Scientist - Algorithm/Data Mining, Research Engineer/Scientist - Nature Language Processing, Research Engineer/Scientist - Machine Learning Systems, Research Engineer/Scientist - Security/Networking

Application Process

To be apart of the process, please kindly notice the key information below and take steps for application:

Application Timeline: June 16th - July 16th 2020

Number of Openings: 3000+

Location: Beijing, Shanghai, Shenzhen, Hangzhou, Wuhan, Xiamen, Chengdu, Nanjing, Guangzhou.

Application Website:  Internal Referral Code: QJA5FHW  

Please note, a work permission in Mainland China is required.

About our R&D Graduate Program
Our R&D Graduate Program is designed for students who would like to work as an engineer or researcher after graduation. By applying for our first cohort openings, you are expecting to get an additional application opportunity that can double your chance of getting an offer! Besides, our fast pace interview process provides you with the chance to get a full-time offer before most people!

Diversity and Inclusion

At ByteDance, we welcome people as they are, value uniqueness, and inspire potential. We encourage participation from everyone. Working with us you will have the chance to seek out view that challenge your own to create mutual respect and true appreciation for differences.

To learn more about ByteDance, please follow us on wechat (ID: bytedance_recruit) and Douyin (ID: 595619189)

For more information please do not hesitate to contact us at



Application closing date

16 July 2020
Applications open for this opportunity: 
23 Jun 2020
Study level: 

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