Careers / Positions Senior Mobile Engineer (Android) | The Points Guy
Our goal is to listen, engage, and activate voices across Red Ventures to ensure that all identity groups and perspectives are represented in our work. Our aspiration is to have diverse teams at every level of the company, and we seek candidates who bring unique personal experiences, curiosity and an eagerness to embrace diversity, equity, and inclusion.
At a Glance
Red Ventures is looking for a talented Senior Android Engineer to join our team in Austin. We are starting development from the ground up on an Android mobile app. We’re looking for experienced, professional engineers with go-anywhere, do-anything attitudes to build value for our customers and our team. You should write clean, performant, testable code. Work with other team members to enhance The Points Guy mobile app. You’ll talk with product management to align code to customers’ needs. You’ll work with QA and backend engineers to resolve bugs. You’ll have the opportunity to present interesting work and celebrate wins at our biannual internal tech conferences. We offer ambitious projects, a rich teamwork environment, space to grow your career and your skills and — once the pandemic is over — a hefty supply of free breakfast tacos.
What You Will Do
- Work on an innovative and new travel app
- Build an Android app from the ground up
- Be a part of a mobile app team that has visibility throughout the entire company
- Collaborate with design, product and other engineers to develop an amazing Android application
- Architect solutions and have ownership over code and standards
- Work with the iOS team to ensure feature parity
- Work with the team to resolve bugs on the Android app.
What We’re Looking For
We are looking for motivated software engineers with experience in mobile applications. Financial/travel industry experience is a plus!
- 3+ years of experience in Android software development
- Mobile development on Android platform
- Strong knowledge and experience in Kotlin
- Deploying and supporting mobile applications for Google Play or the App Store
- Modern Android design patterns
- SDLC for mobile applications
- Continuous integration ie. CircleCI, TravisCI, Jenkins
- Unit testing
- Experience using Github and JIRA.
- Experience with mobile architectures, caching strategies, rest APIs, sockets.
- Experience with financial technology, credit cards, rewards, and/or travel is a plus
Who We Are
Over the last twenty years, Red Ventures has built a portfolio of influential brands, digital platforms, and strategic partnerships that work together to connect millions of people with expert advice. Through premium content and personalized digital experiences, Red Ventures builds online journeys that make it easier for people to make important decisions about their homes, health, travel, finances, education and entertainment. Founded in 2000, Red Ventures has 3,000 employees in 10 cities across the US, as well as in the UK and Brazil. Red Ventures owns and operates several large digital brands including Healthline, The Points Guy, Bankrate, MYMOVE, and Allconnect.com. For more information, visit https://redventures.com and follow @RedVentures on social platforms.
We offer competitive salaries and a comprehensive benefits program for full-time employees, including medical, dental and vision coverage, paid time off, life insurance, disability coverage, employee assistance program, 401(k) plan and a paid parental leave program.
Red Ventures is an equal opportunity employer that does not discriminate against any employee or applicant because of race, creed, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, national origin, disability, age, genetic information, veteran status, marital status, pregnancy or any other basis protected by law. Employment at Red Ventures is based solely on a person's merit and qualifications.
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Red Ventures is a portfolio of influential brands, digital platforms, and strategic partnerships. We’re made up of dozens of teams spanning multiple industries and geographies - all working together to help people make life’s most important decisions. Whether you’re looking for freedom to build new brands and businesses from the ground up, an opportunity to partner with brands who are already globally recognized, or a combination of both - this is a place where you can unlock substantial experience and even make entire career shifts, all within one organization.Learn More about Red Ventures
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