Lead Android Software Engineer
Shopular is ranked by Time Magazine among the 50 best iPhone apps of 2013 and
used by over 1 million users (and growing). Shopular is a new startup company backed by Sequoia Capital and Y Combinator and located in Palo Alto, CA. Led by co-founders Navneet Loiwal and Tommy Tsai, we are building the best team, technology and loyal user base to transform the way people shop.
Our mission is to create a magical and effortless experience for our users to save money while they shop. Our innovative mobile app is available on iOS and Android devices nationwide, and the highest-rated in its category. See our 1-minute video.
Who are we looking for?
We have accomplished quite a lot with a small team of four engineers, but there is so
much more we want to build. We are looking for more high caliber engineers to join us in our quest to transform retail and offline shopping with our mobile app.
We’re looking for Senior Android Software Engineers who are thoughtful, responsible
and passionate builders with leadership ability. The ideal candidate not only is expertly versed in the Android platform, but also has a strong understanding of great UX and isn’t afraid to get their hands dirty in backend code.
Examples of work that Android Engineers have done at Shopular:
- Built custom HTML 5 framework that allows us to embed both native and server-driven
HTML5 content seamlessly
- Pushed the Android platform to its limits in order to sense the user's
location in the background without affecting battery life
Your relevant experience:
- Experience shipping one or more Android apps, ideally currently available on
- Personal projects that show an aptitude for engineering and product sense
- Strong engineering principles that result in high quality and well-tested code
Successful track record in building mobile applications
- Ability to work in areas outside of their usual comfort zone and get things done
What should you do?
If you are one of the best Android app developers around and are open to a new
and fun challenge, we invite you to come talk to us! Please aply online at http://www.shopular.com/careers/senior-android-engineer