Sr. Android Developer

Are you a Senior Android Engineer that enjoys diving into business challenges? Would you want to put consumer facing apps into production via weekly deployments? Want to move into Kotlin? If you said yes, you should read this!

What‘s the job?

Our Android and iOS apps are use on the consumer as well as the B2B side of the business. We currently have a team of 2 Android Engineers in house with a junior and a Senior member of the team. We are looking for one more Senior Android Engineer to join this team.

Senior engineers are some of the most skillful individual contributors in our teams. You will be collaborating with your team members (engineering, product, and operations) to build and release features/products to production at an extremely fast pace. Our engineers release our native apps every week and release web features throughout the day.

Some day to day responsibilities:

  • Be part of a team that builds impactful features for our customers and pros

  • Take ownership of features, breakdown a feature into releasable chunks, estimate release schedule, and work on the feature with your team

  • Contribute to the architectural and design decisions your team makes and be able to articulate the impact of those decisions

  • Contribute to code and design reviews, evangelize best engineering practices, and participate in Lunch & Learn sessions

  • Influence the team members to do “the right thing”

  • Be part of our production on-call rotation

The vast majority of our business is generated from our partner stores that require our service as an extension of them.

Who are we?

We are changing the way the world buys services by the press of a button. We are connecting customers with vetted, independent, local service professionals in a fast, convenient and reliable way. Started in 2012, we service 28 cities across 3 countries and have processed over 3 million transactions. We have raised over $110M in funding to date. With a collaborative team of about 90 people across marketing, ops, customer support, product, data, finance and engineering, we sit on one floor in a beautiful office located in the Flatiron District in New York City.

We believe in small, high-impact teams and empower them to iterate rapidly. You’ll be joining our Android team as a senior engineer.

What skills do you need for this role?

  • Proficient in Java and/or Kotlin

  • Expertise with offline storage, threading, and networking

  • Expertise in building complex layouts and UI

  • Familiarity with RESTful APIs to connect mobile applications to back-end services

  • Expertise writing unit tests and testable code

  • Always eager to understand and solve impactful business problems

  • A great collaborator with both technical and non-technical team members

  • Have a thorough understanding of programming languages, databases, operating systems, data structures, algorithms, and complexity trade-offs

  • A skillful engineer, collaborator, and communicator with at least two years of experience developing mobile applications

Also great if you have, but not required:

  • Experience with major open source Android projects

  • Knowledge of Android SDK and/or JVM performance tools and optimization techniques

  • Ability to write server-side code in Ruby on Rails

What’s in it for you?

  • Competitive salary and equity commensurate with experience and performance

  • Full medical, dental, vision package to fit your needs

  • Flexible vacation policy; work hard and take time when you need it

  • Free monthly home cleanings

  • A fun office in the heart of Manhattan, always stocked with coffee, snacks and drinks; catered lunch and dinner, foosball, office events and team outings

  • The rare opportunity to work with a sharp, motivated team solving some of the most unique challenges and changing the world

If you’re a Senior Android Engineer looking to join a great company, a great team and have a major impact, apply today!