Software Engineer, Android

San Francisco, CA, United States Posted 4 hours ago
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Thrive Global is developing a state-of-the-art measurement and behavior change tool to impact individual and organizational well-being and productivity. The marriage of data and analytics, our best-in-class content and science-backed behavior change IP will help people go from knowing what to do to actually doing it, enabling millions of consumers to begin the Thrive behavior change journey. We’re building a best-in-class tech team with a passion for our mission and top-notch skills to help us make this a reality. As a Software Engineer who specializes in Android development, your mission is to help design, innovate and code our Behavior Change app for Android OS.


Who We Are Looking For

  • An experienced product-minded android engineer with a proven track-record of using mobile development best practices
  • An adaptable and results-driven professional with experience navigating product pivots and successfully shipping product
  • A problem solver and creative thinker, who takes pride in writing clean, scalable, well-tested code
  • Someone with a solid understanding of how native mobile applications work(including security and session management) and how to integrate data from various back-end services and databases
  • A critical thinker who manages time and prioritizes effectively to meet deadlines
  • Someone who is energized by the dynamics of a start-up environment, demonstrating flexibility, resourcefulness and high energy to get work done
  • A team player who knows how to collaborate and communicate well

How You’ll Contribute

  • Collaborate with Product Designers and Product Managers to deliver compelling consumer-facing products on the Android Platform.
  • Engage with designers in discussions about product and interaction design
  • Identify and resolve performance and scalability issues

Must Haves

  • Experience shipping one or more Android apps, ideally currently available on Google Play.
  • B.S. or M.S. Computer Science or 2+ years software development experience
  • 3+ years of object-oriented software development experience
  • 3+ years building Android applications in Java using Android SDK
  • 3+ years mobile application development experience
  • Experience with Java language and related frameworks
  • Experience with Multi-Threading and memory management specific to mobile devices
  • Experience with caching mechanisms
  • Coding abilities and experience with Java and Android SDK
  • Knowledge on UI design principles and making apps work intuitively
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