Senior Android Engineer (Open to Remote)

Daxko, Chicago IL, US

Software that makes a difference. People who make it better.

Duration: Full-Time

The SugarWOD team at Daxko is looking for a Senior Android Engineer passionate about powering health and wellness throughout the world by building delightful experiences for our global community of over one million athletes. We believe that community is at the heart of a great workout experience and approach every part of the platform with that in mind.

As a Senior Android engineer on the team, you will use your knowledge of mobile technology to design, develop, and maintain new and existing features for SugarWOD. You will participate in technical design discussions and offer insights and solutions that consider the entire platform ecosystem. In addition to daily coding responsibilities, you will collaborate with product managers, architects, and other software engineers to build and deliver best-in-class software using agile development processes.

You will also: 

  • Develop high quality native app code that provide a delightful user experience and meets business expectations
  • Develop clean, reusable, well-structured and maintainable code following best practices and industry standards
  • Develop, debug, and modify components of software applications and tools
  • Write automated unit, integration and acceptance tests as appropriate to support our continuous integration pipelines
  • Support and troubleshoot data and/or system issues as needed
  • Actively contribute actionable and valuable feedback in code reviews
  • Participate in system architecture and design reviews
  • Participate in user story creation in collaboration with the team
  • Work with team members to develop prototypes as necessary and validate ideas with a data driven approach
  • Be an active participant in all Agile team events

  • Five (5+) years of related experience
  • Excellent working knowledge of object-oriented programming such as Java and Kotlin
  • Working knowledge of Domain-Driven Design, SOLID principle and its application to MVVM, MVP pattern
  • Professional software development experience specific to Native Android Development using Java and Kotlin
  • Working knowledge of the release process to the Google Play
  • Experience in development of complex projects, well versed with design standards & framework
  • Familiarity with RESTful APIs to connect Android applications to back-end services
  • Experience using code versioning tools such as Git
  • Experience with Agile development methodology
  • Ability to clearly communicate technical information to a variety of stakeholders including product owners, UX engineers, QA engineers, and other engineers within and without the team
  • Drive to constantly learn via blog posts, conferences, books, or any other source of technical learning

Bonus points for: 

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, MIS, Engineering, or another related field
  • Working knowledge of MVVM architecture
  • Extensive knowledge and deep understanding of Android SDK, in areas such as component interaction, threading, memory management
  • Proficiency implementing SOLID design principles
  • Experience with app provisioning and code signing
  • Experience with Internationalization and Localization
  • Experience using GitLab for source code control, code review, and CI/CD

Daxko is dedicated to pursuing and hiring a diverse workforce. We are committed to diversity in the broadest sense, including thought and perspective, age, ability, nationality, ethnicity, orientation, and gender. The skills, perspectives, ideas, and experiences of all of our team members contribute to the vitality and success of our purpose and values.

We truly care for our team members, and this is reflected through our offices, benefits, and great perks. Some of our favorites include: 

🏝 Flexible paid time off
⚕️ Affordable health, dental, and vision insurance options
💪 Monthly fitness reimbursement
🤑 401(k) matching
🍼 New-Parent Paid Leave
🏖 1-month paid sabbatical every 5 years
👖 Casual work environments
🏡 Remote work

All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.

About Daxko

The Daxko Nation includes three distinct brands: Daxko, Club Automation, and Zen Planner. Through these brands, we deliver comprehensive technology solutions and experienced services to health & wellness facilities. Since we began in 1998, we’ve grown to span 68 countries, 10,000 facilities and over 20 million members. Our customers rely on us to be the engine of their growth with deep insight, guidance, technology solutions, and exceptional experiences that make us the industry’s recognized #1 software provider.

Our company, with a culture of collaboration, action, and entrepreneurship, has a well-deserved reputation of providing “career defining” opportunities for team members willing to pursue them.

With a high value placed on taking care of our customers and our team members, we have frequently been recognized locally and nationally as best workplaces.

Want to learn more about Daxko? Visit Daxko's website.