Software Engineer, Android

Full Time
Main Location
San Francisco, CA, United States
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Are you interested in working on the next generation of collaboration software? Our goal at Quip is to build a new class of productivity tool that every person at every company enjoys using every single day. What we’re looking for: a software engineering generalist who’s passionate and cares deeply about product development. At Quip, our engineers are always learning new things. We pride ourselves on writing high-quality code and maintainable systems that make our lives easier, across Java, C++, Python, Javascript and Objective-C. Every engineer works on exciting, meaningful projects that impact our technical and product strategy. We work closely with Product Managers and Designers to define new features, and help map the future of Quip. We’re building the next generation of products leveraging frameworks, such as React, and tackling complex problems related to large-scale backend infrastructure and mobile platforms. We’re building a team of talented, thoughtful people who will work together to build an enduring company that will change the way teams work together. What we look for:

  • Excellent software engineering talent

  • Expertise in designing, building, and maintaining Android applications and libraries

  • Knowledge of Python, Objective-C, Javascript, SQL, C++, or the ability to learn them quickly

  • Experience with web applications, databases, distributed systems or iOS is a plus

  • Passion for learning and working with others to improve yourself, the team, the product, the company

What you'll do:

  • Building consumer-level applications (mobile, web, desktop) for enterprise - with a focus on design and usability

  • Prototyping and building innovative features using the newest APIs and SDKs on the Android platform.

  • Solving complex challenges such as performance, scalability, and security

  • Growing and scaling our product and servers, applying the latest technologies and best practices

  • Mentoring your peers or be mentored by your peers in various in-house mentorship

  • Learning to make great and not so great puns

Who you'll work with: We are a group of talented, empathetic people from various backgrounds where trust and teamwork are a given. We pride ourselves in thoughtful communication and individual ownership. We push hard to make Quip better everyday while maintaining a healthy balance to leave time for our hobbies, family, pets, or whatever else is important. What it's like to work here:

  • We provide small company impact combined with Salesforce generous benefits

  • Most employees (including our founder) leave by 5:30pm

  • We seek out opportunities to send people to training for both technical and leadership skills

  • We actively work on ways to be more inclusive in our culture and in our hiring

  • Currently, 30% of our engineers are women

  • Regular team charity outings, plus 7 days of volunteer time off (VTO) per year

Want to learn more? Visit our website and meet our team!

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Software Engineer, Android