We are looking for a Software Engineer (Android) to work with our team of talented engineers, to design and build the next generation mobile applications in a scalable manner.
Founded in 2012 by veteran technology entrepreneurs from MIT and Stanford, VentureDive is the fastest growing technology company in the region that develops and invests in products and solutions that simplify and improve lives of people world-wide. We aspire to create a technology organization and an entrepreneurial ecosystem in the region that are recognized as second to none in the world.
This position will focus on:
Delivering across the entire app life cycle – concept, design, build, deploy, test, release to app store and support
Working closely with all team members to understand full stack functionality and architecture
Gathering requirements around functionality and translate those requirements into elegant functional solutions
Working along the web developers to create and maintain a robust framework to support the apps
Contributing ideas (technological and product) to enhance the overall app experience
Optimizing performance for the apps.
Staying abreast with technological updates and implement technology improvements by utilizing blogs and forums.
Bachelors/Masters in Computer Sciences
At least 3 years of experience preferably in android application development.
Experience in working with third-party libraries and APIs
Deep understanding of MVVM architecture with latest Google recommended API’s.
Strong knowledge of third party libraries, primarily RxJava, Retrofit, okHttp, GSON, Glide, Dagger 2, Crashlytics and Firebase.
Skills to understand MVP architecture code and ability to easily transform it into MVVM.
Enthusiastic enough to understand the usage of Remote Configuration of Firebase.
Excellent knowledge of Unit Test with Mockito and PowerMockito along with Espresso for UI testing.
Passionate enough to deliver presentations on new technical designs and frameworks introduced by Google or any open source community.
Excellent knowledge of Kotlin, lambda expressions and Coroutines.
Must possess a can do attitude with strong Algorithmic skills.
Good knowledge of Kotlin/Java, collections, algorithms and well-known application frameworks.
Good understanding of interactive application development paradigm under Android, memory management, file I/O, network programming, concurrency and multithreading.
Good understanding of design patterns (GOF).
Familiarity with RESTful APIs to connect Android applications to back-end services.
Good understanding of the full mobile development life cycle. Working knowledge of the general mobile landscape, architectures, trends, and emerging technologies.
Good experience on testing frameworks, including Robolectric and Espresso.
Strong and innovative approach to problem solving and finding solutions. Flexible and proactive/self-motivated working style with strong personal ownership of problem resolution.
Good communication skills (written and verbal, formal and informal).
Accountable and takes ownership
Familiarity with cloud message APIs and push notifications
Good understanding of code versioning tools, such as Git
Understanding of Google’s Android design principles and interface guidelines
Ability to understand business requirements and translate them into technical requirements
Continuously discover, evaluate, and implement new technologies to maximize development efficiency.
Should have some basic knowledge or idea, how CICD lifecycle works.
What we look for beyond required skills
In order to thrive at VentureDive, you
…are intellectually smart and curious
…have the passion for and take pride in your work
…deeply believe in VentureDive’s mission, vision, and values
…have a no-frills attitude
…are a collaborative team player
…are ethical and honest
Are you ready to put your ideas into products and solutions that will be used by millions?
You will find VentureDive to be a quick pace, high standards, fun and a rewarding place to work at. Not only will your work reach millions of users world-wide, you will also be rewarded with competitive salaries and benefits. If you think you have what it takes to be a VenDian, come join us ... we're having a ball!