Android Engineer

San Francisco

ChitChat is seeking a Senior Android Developer who has experiencing delivering world-class, consumer mobile applications. S/he is passionate about building great consumer apps and obsessed with finding ways to improve them. This is an opportunity to make a significant impact with an early-stage product backed by some of the world’s most prominent investors.
The ideal candidate will be a top-notch coder, and will also have a savvy instinct for design and usability. S/he will have a creative streak that translates into features and ideas that just might be crazy enough to go viral. And s/he will be able to take the initiative to get things done independently, while also being excited to work with teammates to create the best product they can imagine.

What We’re Looking For:

    • Applying solid computer science and object oriented design principles to creating an elegant mobile user experience
    • Expert-level Java experience
    • Experience with UIKit, AVFoundation, GPUImage for video creation and processing
    • Experience starting projects from scratch and jumping into an existing architecture
    • Ability to debug complex issues
    • Experience building custom UIs

What You’ll Be Doing:

    • Developing high-quality code using cutting-edge techniques, tools and utilities
    • Simply put, building out and polishing ChitChat on Android
    • Researching, testing and implementing new techniques, frameworks and utilities
    • Helping define and enforce development and design standards and best practices
    • Partnering with cross-functional teams to define new product requirements, features and functionality

What You’ll Get:

    • Stock options and competitive salary
    • Fully covered medical, dental and vision plans
    • Work at a fast-growing Silicon Valley startup
    • Tech setup of your choice
    • Catered lunch from a different restaurant everyday
    • Beautiful office in San Francisco