Android Engineer

Getaround, San Francisco

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As an Android Engineer at Getaround, you will build apps that do more than simply rent cars—you will have an opportunity to create a mobile product suite that tightly integrates with Getaround Connect, a revolutionary piece of hardware for locking, unlocking, locating and otherwise interfacing with your car, all from your phone.

We're looking for an Android Engineer to help drive our growth by creating pixel perfect native interfaces, setting up mobile infrastructure to monitor how well the app is performing, and creating an overall beautiful product. If you're a great engineer that enjoys a fast startup environment, lives on overdrive, and can chart your own course, then apply now!

What You'll be doing

  • Develop native mobile applications for Android
  • Hack together quick prototypes in a single afternoon for feedback
  • Turn designs into pixel-perfect beautiful products


  • Computer science, engineering or equivalent degree
  • Real-world experience in a fast-paced startup environment
  • High attention to detail and product quality
  • Goal driven, innovative and highly communicative
  • Mastery over core areas of mobile development(e.g. async networking, local storage, memory management)
  • Deep experience in Android development and the Java language

Additional awesomeness

  • You have worked with the Android BLE stack before
  • You have a deep understanding of Material Design and can help make things look and feel Android native
  • You have built stable, high-performance applications using Python
  • You have worked with Google App Engine, EC2 or some other cloud computing service
  • You have experience designing and implementing REST-ful APIs tailored to mobile clients
  • You have experience building iOS apps

About Getaround

About us Getaround is an on-demand carsharing marketplace powered by our proprietary hardware technology, the Getaround Connect. Headquartered in San Francisco since 2009, we won TechCrunch Disrupt in 2011, and launched on-demand carsharing just two years later. Getaround has grown to over 200,000 members across the US by allowing users to rent, unlock and drive — all with your phone. Rates start at $5/hour including insurance and no membership fees. Car owners conveniently share their cars earning $500-$1000 a month.

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