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Job ID: 51792

Senior Android Engineer
We are looking for a passionate, experienced and bright Sr Android Engineer to be part of Mobile Commerce Organization who will help us to build premium, cutting edge native experiences for our five star flagship mobile apps for our consumers and store personnel globally. The successful candidate is both deeply experienced with Android development and a technical leader that thrives in a collaborative agile environment.

As part of this world class team, you will be working on our flagship mobile applications and mobile platform. You will be joining a group of talented engineers to help us create consumer software and services used by all of our consumer mobile applications. As a technical leader, you’ll also be instrumental in driving our mobile technology vision forward and evangelizing mobile development and testing practices that drives our Digital transformation and growth strategies. This is a team that’s always on the offense, working on innovative
solutions, building world class experiences to serve our customers. 

Work with talented engineers for the technical development and delivery of elegant and intuitive app features across development teams, partnering with business stakeholders, QE teams, and other geo-graphically dispersed engineering teams.
Provide technical leadership in evaluation, conceptualization, design and development of features.
Participate in the breakdown of stories into technical design, implementation tasks, sprint planning and other scrum ceremonies.
Drive for continuous improvement in performance, scalability, extensibility, reliability, and usability of features.
Work with application privacy and security teams to ensure the application is properly architected and maintained.
Provide strong technical leadership and mentorship to develop the capabilities of team members.
Exemplify how to write and review code and act on data feedback to decide what to build next.
Monitor and support health of mobile apps in production.
Ensures knowledge sharing within the team and across teams (e.g., internal presentations to large audiences, detailed blogs, and common inter-team resources).
Leverage agile methodology concepts for quality, delivery and continuous improvement. 

Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or a related Engineering field.
7+ years software engineering experience.
3+ years of professional experience developing consumer-facing Android applications.
Experience in Kotlin, JAVA, related modern Android frameworks and popular Android devices.
Solid understanding of Android SDK (Activity/Fragment Lifecycle, Services, Push, Location Services).
Experience with profiling tools to identify inefficiencies and improve app stability is a plus.
Experience developing, delivering, and supporting native Android applications by integrating REST APIs, push notifications and multithreaded experiences.
Deep understanding of multi-threading, memory management, networking, caching, performance optimization, localization, and security for Android applications.
Experience with modern build strategies, continuous integration, unit testing, test driven development and automated integration tests.
Deployment and UI testing the mobile app using Android emulators is a plus.
Well versed with Agile methodology.
Excellent verbal and written communication and collaboration skills to effectively communicate with both business and technical teams.
e-Commerce experience is a plus.
Comfortable working in a fast-paced, results-oriented environment.

Benefits are available to eligible VanderHouwen contractors and include coverage for medical, dental, vision, life insurance, short and long term disability, and matching 401k.

About VanderHouwen
VanderHouwen is an award-winning, Women-Owned, WBENC certified professional staffing firm. Founded in 1987, VanderHouwen has been successfully placing experienced professionals throughout the Pacific Northwest and nationwide.  Our recruitment teams are highly specialized in either Technology and IT, Engineering, or Accounting and Finance career markets. Our recruiters value building meaningful, professional relationships with each candidate as well as developing honed knowledge of companies' staffing needs and workplaces. Partner with us to land your next exciting career.

VanderHouwen is an Equal Opportunity Employer and participates in E-Verify. VanderHouwen does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, or any other characteristic protected by applicable local, state or federal civil rights laws.

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