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Director Engineering, Android

Founded 2012
51-250 employees
Raised funding
Android App Development
Fullstack Developer
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NCR (Delhi | Gurgaon | Noida), Bengaluru (Bangalore)
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8 - 15 years

Hike’s mission is to reimagine messaging as 1 billion people come online on mobile devices that are faster and more powerful than the first set of PC's. It is our belief that messaging will do to mobile what browser did to desktop, only 100 times over. Hike today has over 100 million users and monthly messaging volume of 40 billion and is amongst the top 5 most used services in India. Job Description At Hike, Engineering Directors not only provide core engineering leadership to major projects, but also manage and lead a team of engineers. As an Engineering Director - Android, you manage your project goals, contribute to product strategy and help develop and influence the organization in a deeper sense. You work on the full stack and own several major feature tracks /of Hike’s Android systems. You work with multiple cross-functional teams such as product, design, customer intelligence, marketing, and many more. ESSENTIAL DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES . You lead and mentor a team of engineers, including tech leads and managers. . You develop and launch new products and enhance existing Android applications as per desired specifications. . You ensure the team delivers with high quality and predictability. . You partner with product and design teams in developing product vision and roadmap. . You contribute to creating a high performance culture and an excellent work environment. . You design and review code, troubleshoot and act as an SME on technical matters. . You lead and direct architectures that are sufficiently flexible and adaptable to meet market emerging requirements. . You work and lead along an agile development framework. . You contribute to raising the bar on talent by setting the highest standards on talent that we acquire and play a crucial role in acquiring, developing and retaining that talent. KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS & ABILITIES . Degree: Masters/ PhD in Computer Science Engineering or equivalent education. . Experience in a management, engineering and technology strategy role. . Experienced in building large-scale android specific application development. . In-depth experience on Java application development with extensive use of Java I/O, collections, algorithms and well-known application frameworks. . In-depth understanding of OO concepts and design. . Experience working with product teams. . Experience in recruiting, growing and building large, impactful engineering teams.

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