Senior Android Developer

Senior Android Developer

Toronto, Ontario  - Contract and Permanent

Job Description


Our client is the leading and fastest growing connected software company in North America. As a product innovation and delivery company, they’re on a mission to build better products. You likely have our clients' apps on your home screen, their products in your home, or wear their devices every day to stay connected.

Our Android Engineers build products on a variety of platforms and digital mediums, including web and mobile apps, wearables, smart cars, AR/VR and connected home solutions. As an Android Engineer on our world-class team, you’ll be exposed to the entire product lifecycle, from idea generation, design, prototyping, planning, execution, and ultimately shipping the final product to market. We’re building a team that’s passionate about innovation, apprenticeship (learning by pairing), and building the best experiences. We’re looking for a smart, kind, and reliable Android Engineer who is eager to make a big impact and build amazing products that millions of users use everyday. If you’re ready to grab this amazing opportunity and help us build the future, we want to work with you!

What You'll be doing:
Building impactful products for Fortune 500 clients
Creating simple, clean code to power new user-facing product features
Maintaining a high level of performance quality and having a reputation for shipping quality product
Collaborating, teaching and learning with fellow engineers, designers, product managers, and our clients
Being reliable, taking ownership and making a big impact
Producing repeatable and predictable delivery of features
Refactoring and improving existing code when it gets brittle
Ensuring code is written to standards, has sufficient test coverage, and adheres to design requirements
Defining product and technical solution architecture
Helping us achieve our mission of building better products

Special Perks:


Once in a lifetime opportunity to work on cutting edge projects with Fortune 500 companies
Offsite Team building events
Weekly team socials to have fun and hangout
Company sponsored recreational sports teams that play every week
Fully stocked kitchen with snacks, fresh fruit, drinks and coffee
Catered Lunch & Learns
In office HoloLens, 3D printer, robots, and other state-of-the-art gear you’ve wanted to get your hands on

Must Have Skills:

You have:

5+ years of professional Android software development
Solid understanding of programming and computer science fundamentals
Experience in multi-threading, memory management, and network and cache optimization specific to mobile devices
MVP architecture in Android a plus
Knowledge of Android SDK performance tools and optimization techniques
Experience building consumer-facing products
A tenacious, entrepreneurial attitude with the drive to deliver high quality products on time
Strong interpersonal skills with the ability to collaborate across the team and work closely with clients
Experience and/or interest in Test Driven Development (TDD) and agile
Strong communication skills and an interest in a pair-programming environment where you will accelerate your knowledge and skills quickly
Experience working in a continuous integration and delivery model
Experience working directly with clients, leading project teams, and mentoring engineers
Experience in analyzing, designing, and developing large and complex code bases and software systems, including API design techniques, to improve overall design and keep them clean and maintainable
Comfortable working in a rapidly growing tech company where roles, responsibilities, and projects are constantly evolving


Starting: ASAP