NOW HIRING: Senior Android Engineer

Company: IRL
Website: https://www.irl.com/
Headquarters: San Francisco, California, United States

Imagine being part of a nimble team where your ideas and input have the potential to impact millions of lives. IRL aims to solve technology addiction by bringing people together in real life. Our goal is to help our users engage more with friends in-person to boost their overall happiness, encourage curiosity, and make the task of organizing hang outs a breeze.

Our team is focused on building an intuitive social calendar that will be a ‘one stop shop’ for all your calendar, event, and planning needs while still incorporating other platforms and methods of communication. We’re looking for self-motivated engineers who have a passion for building high-quality consumer-facing applications.

Job Summary

The Senior Android Engineer will work remotely with the team to add new features, fix bugs, and help design the roadmap of the product.

Responsibilities

  • Unit-test code for robustness, including edge cases, usability, and general reliability
  • Stay up-to-date with new testing tools and test strategies
  • Translate high fidelity wireframes to produce stellar UI
  • Optimize applications for maximum performance and scalability

Requirements

  • Experience with Java and the Android SDK
  • Experience working with remote data via REST and JSON
  • Experience with third-party libraries and APIs
  • Solid understanding of the full mobile development life cycle
  • Working knowledge of the general mobile landscape, architectures, trends, and emerging technologies
  • Proficient understanding of versioning tools, such as Git and GitHub

Desirable Experience

  • BS degree in Computer Science or the equivalent hands-on experience
  • Android mobile app deployment and management
  • Experience with PHP, LAMP, MySQL
  • Team player with a track record in developing high-quality software in complex technology environments
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Experience with gathering and documenting technical requirements and specifications

Ideal Candidates will also have

  • Experience with cross-platform mobile development frameworks
  • Experience with cloud-based systems such as AWS
  • Ability to mentor other developers and provide technical direction on application architecture
  • Familiarity with Software and Interoperability Techniques and Standards
  • Experience with responsive design techniques and tools (CSS3, Material UI, Vuetify)
  • Deep familiarity with software engineering best practices
  • Experience working in an Agile and SCRUM environment
  • Strong problem-solving capabilities

Benefits & Perks

  • Full coverage health insurance
  • Dental
  • Paid Holiday
  • Remote work

Additional Details

  • Open to full-time or contract applicants
  • Open to international applicants (benefits may vary)

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