Mobile Engineer, Android


Job ID 18-00146

Industry Computer/IT

Job Type Permanent

Location New York, NY

Description

Summary:
Company is a pioneer in financial services, a high-tech company, an innovation laboratory, and a nationally recognized brand that reaches tens of millions of consumers.
We are a passionate and entrepreneurial team that embraces bold ideas, fosters collaboration and delivers great consumer experiences. As a team, we come to work every day looking to build digital experiences that are authentic & bold. We'll improve, iterate and reimagine current digital platforms as we sharpen and create the next generation of our platforms. Our team is growing and we're looking for engineers who lead by doing, have a passion for solving problems and who exude professionalism every day.
At Company, the Android platform is recognized as an opportunity to reach our customers in unique, personal and engaging ways. Nothing is off limits as we explore exciting ways to take advantage of the full ecosystem of Android powered devices. We operate in small productive agile teams and use the best industry tools to collaborate across teams.
Responsibilities:
Work with product owners and Agile teams to understand, design, develop, and implement new features using engineering best practices, design guidelines, and principles.
Analyze and optimize code for efficiency and performance.
Advocate test-driven development and deliver high quality, resilient solutions
Continuously improve software engineering practices
Bring a passion to stay on top of tech trends
Experiment with and learn new technologies
Participate in internal & external technology communities and mentor others
Encourage innovation, teamwork, self-organization, and diversity
Let your voice be heard. A strong preference for those that actively and comfortably engage in group conversations, both small and large
Influence and contribute to the group dialog and incorporate feedback and communication from the broader team
Be an active advocate of the Android platform through both internal and external developer communities
Actively engage with developers outside of the local sprint team across various disciplines (Android, iOS, APIs, Web, etc.) and throughout the application stack
Remain an active learner in all technologies related to Android development
Own and lead delivery of major components and platform needs in partnership with senior engineers and architects
Consistently share best practices and improve processes within and across sprint teams
Mentor junior members of the team.
Review pull requests and ensure adherence to Kotlin/Java, and other language idioms
Grow and provide SME level leadership



Qualifications

Basic Qualifications:
Bachelor's Degree or military experience
At least 3 years of experience in software development
At least 2 years of mobile development for native Android applications
At least 2 years of experience with Java
At least 1 years of experience with unit/instrument testing
Preferred Qualifications:
Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science/Software Engineering
Experience in TDD (Test Driven Development)
Experience developing in Kotlin
A portfolio of open source code on GitHub preferred
Candidate Details:
2+ to 5 years' experience
Seniority Level - Mid-Senior
Management Experience Required - No
Minimum Education - Bachelor's Degree
Willingness to Travel – Occasionally
Ideal Candidate:
The ideal candidate will be able to jump right into a software engineering role. Looking for a strong character who is very assertive and articulates technology well. This person need to understand the buzzwords not just say / use them. This person should have a focus on performance and needs to know how to build a complete application from the DB through to the front end work with nothing more than a conceptual understanding and visual designs as needed. They should have a passion in learning new technologies, innovating and driving change, and collaborating other developers.