We are working on an interesting idea which helps parents monitor and manage kid's screen time and other activities on the device. Our product will reduce kids getting exposed to inappropriate online content, online abuse among others. Our customers are parents and teachers across the globe. You will be working along-side other engineers and developers working on different layers of the product. Therefore, commitment to collaborative problem solving, sophisticated design, and creating quality products is essential. Responsibilities Writing software using Android SDK and frameworks Writing Services on Android Using Android Device admin and Policy API Building app with Notifications, Cloud Messaging (e.g. FCM) Working with various storage strategies and its implementation Ensuring the best possible reliability, correctness, performance, quality, and responsiveness of the application Working with the product and design teams to understand end-user requirements, formulate use cases, and then translate that into an effective technical implementation Helping maintain code quality, organization, and automatization Skills & Requirements Prior work experience – 2yrs+ Bachelor/ Masters in Computer Science or related areas Strong knowledge of Android Java programming Experience with databases like SQLite, Firebase Experience with RESTful APIs to connect front-end applications to back-end services Experience with performance tuning Knowledge of the open-source ecosystem, frameworks, and the libraries available for common tasks Familiarity with cloud message APIs and push notifications A knack for benchmarking and optimization Proficient understanding of code versioning tools, such as Git Familiarity with continuous integration A strong presence on developer forums like Github, Stackoverflow etc. a plus Experience in building applications in the Mobile security and MDM space a plus. Prior expertise with developing parental control software is useful Ability to work in a fast-paced startup
What are we looking for: * At least 1-3 years of experience building, testing, deploying, and maintaining Android applications (show us your apps on Google Play!) * Deep understanding of Java and Android SDK * Good knowledge about Memory management and multi-threading. Our library will be running in thousands of applications and should be flawless * Good interpersonal and communication skills * A continuous learning approach and willingness to share knowledge with the team * Attention to detail * Creative problem solving — we’re looking for people who aren’t afraid to push the boundaries * You code as fluently as you speak * Experience on web service integration (SOAP, REST, JSON, XML) * Plus points: Contribution to OpenSource, iOS Development, Web Development, party freak and being geeky. What will you do if you are selected: * Be involved in developing android SDK and android integration code for our platform * Build prototype apps at various stages of work * Be highly motivated and take complete ownership of your work * Ensure high quality and scalable code * Keep up to date on the latest industry trends in the mobile technologies * Provide valuable inputs in key technology decisions for the platform * Party every week!