Senior Android Developer

Senior Android Developer

Remote/Telecommute JobREMOTE / Toronto, Ontario, Canada  - Permanent
This job allows you to work remotely 

Job Description

This team is focused on accelerating our client's user growth, which until now has been primarily through high-volume paid advertising. Now, they're looking to build new products in their app that will help them activate, retain and acquire new users at scale. They'll be testing a wide range of new ideas, from redesigning the onboarding, to building gamification, flash sales, team buying, and other experimental features. Overall, the goal is to pair their world-class travel marketplace with the growth and retention mechanisms inspired by mobile games, super-apps, and category-leading retailers.

As an Android engineer on this team, you’ll be building out the product, helping design and implement new features, and driving the product direction to make sure to solve the right user problems, and find innovative ways to delight customers. You’ll collaborate with an integrated team of talented engineers, designers, PM's and data scientists to break down complex problems, experiment quickly, and build things at internet scale.


• Deeply, directly, contribute to suite of Growth related products, services and infrastructure
• Collaborate with a team of talented engineers, developing innovative solutions to challenging, impactful problems
• Contribute to the maintenance and improvement of our microservices, and to feature implementation across mobile apps and other other presentation layers, as may be required
• Thoughtfully assist with the evolution of ops processes, participating in the on-call rotation for Growth owned domains
• Quickly prototype new ideas and run experiments to identify features that users love
• Help evolve the mobile architecture to consistently improve development efficiency
• Influence the technical direction for the team and the strategic direction of the product

Must Have Skills:

• 3+ years professional experience in native Android development with Kotlin language
• Experience building prototypes, and taking a data driven approach to product development, testing, and iteration
• Understanding of working with microservices at scale, familiarity with at least one server side stack (Scala or pure functional stacks preferred)
• A passion for building engaging user experiences

Tech stack:

• Android:
Kotlin w/ some Java
• iOS:
• Backend:
Scala w/ some Python
• Storage:
Postgres, BigQuery
• Infrastructure:
GCP, K8s, Terraform


Starting: ASAP
Travel: 0%
Dress Code: Casual

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