Android Developer - New York City

New York, NY
ENGINEERING & DATA – IT
Full-time
Helbiz is a tech startup at the nexus of transportation, the internet of things, and blockchain technology. We’re building the future of how we get around cities - with interconnected systems backed by distributed ledgers. 

We are looking for an Android developer responsible for the development and maintenance of applications aimed at a vast number of diverse Android devices. Your primary focus will be the development of Android applications and their integration with back-end services. You will be working along-side other engineers and developers working on different layers of the infrastructure. Therefore, commitment to collaborative problem solving, sophisticated design, and creating quality products is essential.

Responsibilities

    • Translate designs and wireframes into high quality code
    • Design, build, and maintain high performance, reusable, and reliable Java code
    • Ensure the best possible performance, quality, and responsiveness of the application
    • Identify and correct bottlenecks and fix bugs
    • Help maintain code quality, organization, and automatization

Qualifications

    • You have a degree in Computer Science, or equivalent technical background
    • Strong knowledge of Android SDK, different versions of Android, and how to deal with different screen sizes
    • Familiarity with RESTful APIs to connect Android applications to back-end services
    • Strong knowledge of Android UI design principles, patterns, and best practices
    • Understanding of Google’s Android design principles and interface guidelines
    • Experience with offline storage, threading, and performance tuning
    • Ability to design applications around natural user interfaces, such as “touch”
    • Familiarity with the use of additional sensors, such as gyroscopes and accelerometers
    • Knowledge of the open-source Android ecosystem and the libraries available for common tasks
    • Ability to understand business requirements and translate them into technical requirements
    • Familiarity with cloud message APIs and push notifications
Helbiz wants to build a workforce comprised of individuals with diverse backgrounds, abilities, minds, and identities that will help us to grow well and fast, not only as a company, but also as individuals. Helbiz is an Equal Opportunity Employer.