As a Senior Software Engineer, you will collaborate closely with engineers, designers, and product owners to take ideas from initial conception to final execution, using a human-centered approach to problem solving. You will have the opportunity to work in a fast-paced, startup-like environment to deliver a novel product. The ideal candidate will have a high level of creativity, a passion for prototyping, a knack for problem solving, and a strong desire to thrive in a cross-disciplinary, collaborative environment.
Your primary focus will be the development of Android applications and their integration with back-end services. You will be working along-side other engineers and developers working on different layers of the infrastructure. Therefore, commitment to collaborative problem solving, sophisticated design, and creating quality products is essential.
Collaborate closely with user experience designers to execute visually polished, intuitive, and usable application interface designs
Design and build Android mobile applications
Collaborate with cross-functional teams to analyze, design, and ship new features
Build and publish applications in app stores
Implement new technologies to maximize application performance
Collaborate with a small, autonomous team of developers, designers, and product owners to find end-to-end solutions to important problems
Adhere to Android development best practices
Continue to learn, grow, and help tackle brand new challenges
Experience with the use of hardware sensors, including inertial sensors (accelerometer, gyroscope, etc.), camera, etc. Knowledge of basic signal processing and error filtering
Experience with internet of things (IoT) connected devices, using direct Bluetooth Low Energy (BLE) or WiFi communication
Knowledge of spatial math, positioning, and orientation systems
Strong knowledge of Android SDK, different versions of Android, and how to deal with different screen sizes
Experience with Android drawables, graphics, and canvas drawing tools
Experience with ARCore preferred
Experience collaborating directly with UX designers and executing high-fidelity visual designs
Strong empathy for end users, and passion for human-centered design
Experience with offline storage, threading, and performance tuning
Familiarity with RESTful APIs to connect Android applications to back-end services
Strong knowledge of Android UI design principles, patterns, interface guidelines, and best practices
Knowledge of the open-source Android ecosystem and the libraries available for common tasks
Ability to understand business requirements and translate them into technical requirements
Familiarity with cloud message APIs and push notifications
A knack for benchmarking and optimization
Proficient understanding of code versioning tools, such as Git
Familiarity with continuous integration
Experience tinkering with robotics and hardware such as inertial sensors, doing positioning or localization, or image processing
The company is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regards to race, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any characteristic protected by law.
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