Android Engineer

Freshly, New York

Chef-cooked, healthy meals delivered to you.

At FRESHLY, we’re pioneering the most convenient way for people to eat healthy, delicious, ready-made meals. We work hard with talented chefs to make it unbelievably easy for our customers to trust that their meals will always be crafted with the highest quality. Headquartered in New York, FRESHLY believes in democratizing access to their own personal chef. We’re looking to invest in total stars who believe in what we’re doing and think they could be a pivotal ingredient to our success.

We are looking for an exceptional Android Engineer to play a leading role in architecting and building the Freshly Android app from the ground up, as well as influencing and collaborating with the API team to create sustainable and long-lasting backend services for our future mobile products. Our current backing is a custom-built platform that encompasses e-commerce, warehouse management, shipping logistics and business logic for our subscription service that ships hundreds of thousands of meals per week. The complex business logic captures many use cases (order management, shipping schedule, meal recommendation and prediction, subscription pause/cancel management, etc.). One of the most exciting challenges of this position will be the architecture and design of a beautiful and useful user experience that will make the Freshly android app a best-in-class app. You will be helping millions of people to eat better and to meaningfully impact their lives.

About You:

  • Experience developing, releasing, and maintaining native Android applications in the Google Play Store
  • Expert knowledge of the Android SDK
  • Expert knowledge of Kotlin & Java
  • Vast experience integrating apps that utilize RESTful web services
  • You design, reason and challenge ideas before writing a line of code. You design lasting architectures that will sustain quality code for years.
  • Experience using performance tools and optimization techniques
  • Desire to lead one or more Android Engineers on various projects
  • Have published your own Github projects or be a committer in a serious project is a plus
  • Being an advocate for quality, beautiful lasting code.
  • A strong defender (and teacher) of engineering best practices.
  • Experience in testing frameworks (like BDD/TDD)
  • Some experience in Web Frameworks, preferably Rails.
  • Previous startup experience a plus.
About Freshly
Freshly delivers chef-prepared, ready-to-eat healthy meals to customers’ doorsteps through a weekly subscription model. The menu is designed using whole, natural ingredients - every meal is packed with high-quality proteins, heart-healthy fats, and nutrient-dense carbohydrates. Freshly meals NEVER contain gluten, refined sugars, or artificial additives. Freshly’s team of chefs do all the cooking and meals arrive fresh (never frozen) and are ready to eat within 3 minutes. For more information, visit www.freshly.com.

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We pride ourselves on our fast-paced and fun environment and above all value transparency, communication, and collaboration. We are always learning, growing, and taking risks – if this sounds like an environment where you would thrive, we’d love to hear from you!

About Freshly

FRESHLY simplifies the path to healthy eating and achieving fitness goals by serving as both your "personal chef and nutritionist". We work with talented chefs to create and deliver fresh, gourmet, ready-made meals, designed to help you optimize your health while enjoying the process. Each meal is carefully curated with all-natural ingredients and is always free of gluten, artificial flavors, and refined sugars. High in protein and nutrient dense veggies, nothing about us is artificial! Using the most advanced packaging technology, our meals arrive to your doorstep carefully packaged in a refrigerated box so your food stays fresh.

Our ample menu won’t disappoint. But don’t take our word for it – we back it up with a 100% money-back guarantee. Let us do the work. All you have to do is it eat and enjoy; no shopping, no cooking, no cleaning.

With FRESHLY, eating healthy is easy, delicious, and more convenient than ever.

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