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Sr. Software Engineer, Android

Los Altos, CA

As a Sr. Android developer, you will join a small, tight-knit group bringing our award-winning web-based cloud content management platform to mobile devices. Passion, excitement, and the drive to create amazing products are all musts; you want nothing more than to take advantage of cutting edge technology to delight customers. In addition, you will be working with the biggest device manufacturers and major carriers to define how phones and tablets interact with the cloud. We regularly meet with companies like Samsung to talk about and work on the future of content on mobile devices. As Android adoption has now eclipsed iOS it has become critically important to Box and it will only become more of a focus. We're looking for passionate engineers to drive new feature development on the Android platform. Our ideal candidate will have Java experience and the ability to learn new technologies and frameworks quickly. You will have product sensibilities and the ability to communicate with many people across departments. Joining Box means you'll be on the cutting edge of content management, leading the development of a critical application for over 5 million users and 60 thousand businesses. You'll also play an instrumental role in shaping the future of the cloud on mobile devices by working with the biggest players in the field. With our popular iOS devices, recent Android launch and our upcoming desktop presence, Box is poised to define how people access their cloud-based content across all devices.


    • 4-year degree from a top-notch Computer Science or comparable program
    • Exceptional Java development skills
    • 2+ years experience building Android native applications
    • Strong knowledge of related CS theory: MVC, OOP, threading
    • Experienced with learning new frameworks on a variety of platforms
    • Passion for cloud technologies

Nice-to-have Skills

    • Experience developing highly rated and popular applications for Android
    • Web application work experience

Find out about our engineering team at our tech blog (, or by following us at and About Box: Box provides a secure way to share content and improve collaboration on any device. Desktop, tablet or mobile. From huge corporations to mom and pop stores, Box believes technology should never limit anything you do. Businesses of any size can be more productive, inventive and powerful on Box. The company is well funded by top VC firms like Andreessen Horowitz, Draper Fisher Jurvetson and U.S. Venture Partners. Box is proud to be on Forbes’ list of America’s Most Promising Companies, is used in 240,000 businesses - including 99% of the Fortune 500 – and is the go-to product of 27 million people.