Senior Android Developer

Hootsuite, Vancouver, BC

We are more than a social media company

 Who You Are...

You are an experienced Android developer with a track record of building high quality, reliable and well architected Android apps. You are at home with Java and Kotlin, and modern frameworks and APIs. You are comfortable collaborating on small agile teams to design, build and ship high quality software. You revel in technical details and can share your ideas clearly to all levels from junior developers to managers alike. You can reach outside your comfort zone with your preferred technical stack and quickly absorb new technologies. You are always looking to grow your technical expertise.

You love to coach and nurture the development of more junior developers while sharing your knowledge within the team along with the broader technical community, all the while shaping our software development culture by improving our processes and codebases.

You will collaborate in small teams to design, build, and ship high quality software to Hootsuite's customers. You will also help shape our long-term technical roadmap as we build the next generation of our mobile apps and APIs. You will iterate in an agile fashion, creating hypotheses and testing them via continuous integration and delivery.

You’re Great At...

  • Developing and maintaining Android apps using Java and Kotlin. You are expert in building, debugging, profiling, and creating automated test suites
  • Shipping. You have apps in the Google Play Store
  • Understanding project priorities, deadlines and deliverables
  • Providing thought leadership for technology and collaborating with cross-functional development teams
  • Working with APIs (REST, 3rd party social network)
  • Mentoring more junior developers

Bonus Points…

  • You know RxJava, MVVM, GraphQL
  • You have experience with large, complex, mature software applications
  • You have a github account with public projects, not just forks
  • You have contributed to open source projects
  • A passion for social media

Hootsuite is an inclusive employer. Every effort will be made to provide accommodations requested by candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.



About Hootsuite

About us Hootsuite is the most widely used social media management platform. We have 15+ million customers and are recognized as a leader in social media management by Forrester, one of the most influential research and advisory firms in the world. Our battle-tested technology, extensive ecosystem, and social DNA help organizations create human connections at scale.

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