Senior Android Engineer
Jun 8, 2022
Austin, TX (Remote)
Our client is the industry-leading social marketing platform trusted by over 5 million users to visually plan, schedule and measure performance across Instagram and Pinterest. The platform is beautifully crafted to be simple, clean and easy to use. The platform believes firmly in inclusivity and is thrilled to pave the way for brands, businesses and individuals of all backgrounds to carry out their digital marketing strategies seamlessly.
We are looking for a thoughtful, well-rounded Senior Android Engineer to join a rapidly growing startup and work on an application that brands, influencers, celebrities, agencies and marketing firms are using every day. You will have the opportunity to take a leading role in our mobile engineering team, and have a huge impact on the our applications, implementing new features, improving performance, and building beautiful user interfaces. Passion for building great software with Java and Kotlin is a must!
What You Will Do:
Deliver across the entire app life cycle for our native Android applications – concept, design, build, deploy, test, release to the Google Play Store and support. One of our apps is 100% Kotlin and the other is 70% Java and 30% Kotlin. (***Please only apply if you have expertise and a keen interest in daily coding with BOTH of these languages and are comfortable with interoperability.***)
Create compelling Android client-specific user interfaces and experiences.
Collaborate closely and autonomously with teams of engineers, designers, and cross-functional users.
Have ownership over projects that have a significant impact on the business.
Be an active learner who is up for continually expanding your breadth of technical knowledge.
Have a passion for your craft. You feel ownership over everything you ship!
Who You Are (Must have):
At least 4+ years of professional experience building scalable software in Java and Kotlin.
Passionate about writing elegant, readable, maintainable, testable and efficient Kotlin and Java that adhere to solid design principles. Deep understanding of a variety of Android SDK & architecture patterns (Material Design Components, MVI, Android ViewModel, etc.) and Android Studio.
Track record of publishing apps to the Google Play Store that you can walk us through.
Experience with client/server architectures, API, syncing and caching patterns.
Deep understanding and application of Computer science core: Data Structures, Algorithms, Design Patterns and Concurrency/Multi-threading.
Experience with GraphQL.
Experience with UI/UX - animations, transitions, transformations
Experience supporting Android min SDK version 23 and higher.
Experience supporting Android’s vast array of display sizes
Experience with MVI architecture patterns
Experience with Clean architecture patterns and use in a professional shipped product.
Mobile application profiling, performance, and tuning (memory, CPU, battery life).
Experience working in a cross functional Scrum team.
Experience using Git and related tools like GitLab, GitHub, and Bitbucket.
Bonus Skills and Experience (Nice to have)
Experience with working with images and videos and respective native / 3rd party frameworks.
Deep understanding of the Social Media landscape.
Dabbled with Jetpack Compose
Who We Are
We are digital marketing and social media experts. Our company was built from a Brand and Influencer's perspective so we understand how to enhance and streamline the workflow of a digital marketer.
We're growing super fast and have been profitable since inception.
We offer an open work environment where highly motivated team members take full ownership of the products and help steer the company.
We are a huge advocate of work-life balance, which is seen in our open vacation and work-from-any-coffee-shops policies.
We'll provide you with catered lunches, snacks, drinks, and regular team outings.
** This role is not eligible for an employment visa.**
We are proud to be an equal opportunity employer and will consider all qualified individuals seeking employment without regards to race, color, creed, religion, gender, gender identity, national origin, citizenship, age, sex, marital status, ancestry, physical or mental disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, or any other protected classification.