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
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
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.