Lead Software Engineer, Android

MyFitnessPal, Austin, TX

Online calorie counter and diet plan


At Under Armour we are rethinking how e-commerce should be done and we want brilliant engineers to help us create our next generation mobile apps. Taking advantage of cutting edge technology, we are assembling a modular, maintainable and performant mobile platform that leverages automation to give engineers a good balance of freedom, insight and accountability.

We’re a small team of passionate engineers who live and breathe technology.  We are growing and want you to become part of what is, and will continue to be, a challenging and exciting environment.  We are looking for people whose idea of a good time is creating projects on their own and sharing them with the world.  We’re looking for people who understand that they never stop learning and are excited by that.  We’re looking for people who rejoice in elegant solutions to intractable problems.

 Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Execute full lifecycle software development for the Under Armour Android app
  • Write well designed, testable, efficient code
  • Document and maintain software functionality
  • Work closely with backend engineers to design and optimize client/server interaction model
  • Provide thought leadership on industry best practices around design, testing, and security
  • Work closely with product teams to define and refine feature specifications
  • Lead integration discussions with internal and external partners
  • Coach team members to help grow engineering talent
  • Turn big ideas into simple, elegant solutions


  • High proficiency in Java and deep understanding of the Android platform
  • Familiarity with complex layout design and
  • Experience with Android libraries such as Dagger, OkHttp/Retrofit, RxJava and JUnit
  • Experience writing unit tests and testable code
  • High proficiency with using Git in a team environment
  • Strong communication skills
  • Experience working closely with product and design teams to break business requirements down into actionable engineering tasks

 Education and/or Experience                                                   

  • BS in CS or equivalent experience
  • 7+ years of development experience, with 4+ years shipping Android apps
  • 2+ years of experience leading an engineering team


About MyFitnessPal

MyFitnessPal has joined Under Armour and has teamed up with MapMyFitness, Endomondo, and UA Record to form the Connected Fitness Business Division. Connected Fitness is the world's largest digital health and fitness community. 

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