Mobile Software Engineer, Android

Calabasas, CA

(Remote OK)

We are looking for an Android Software Engineer to join our team and build exciting products with a dynamic team of musicians, technologists, engineers, marketers, and gamers in an open and fun work environment in Calabasas, California. Our award-winning app Ditty has explosive growth and you will build new and innovative features for our groundbreaking product roadmap.

Responsibilities

  • Translate designs and wireframes into high quality code
  • Design, build, and maintain high performance, reusable, and reliable Kotlin or Java code
  • Collaborate with a team to define, design, and ship new features
  • Ensure the best possible performance, quality, and responsiveness of the application
  • Identify and correct bottlenecks and fix bugs
  • Help maintain code quality, organization, and automatization

Minimum Qualifications

  • Strong knowledge of Android SDK, different versions of Android, and how to deal with different screen sizes
  • Familiarity with RESTful APIs to connect Android applications to back-end services
  • Strong knowledge of Android UI design principles, patterns, and best practices
  • Experience with offline storage, threading, and performance tuning
  • Ability to design applications around natural user interfaces, such as “touch”
  • Familiarity with the use of additional sensors, such as gyroscopes and accelerometers
  • Knowledge of the open-source Android ecosystem and the libraries available for common tasks
  • Ability to understand business requirements and translate them into technical requirements
  • Familiarity with cloud message APIs and push notifications
  • A knack for benchmarking and optimization
  • Passion for learning and leveraging the latest native frameworks and techniques
  • Understanding of Google’s Android design principles and interface guidelines
  • Proficient understanding of code versioning tools, such as Git
  • Familiarity with continuous integration
  • Minimum of a B.S. Computer Science
  • Able to work on-site in the Zya offices in Calabasas

Preferred Qualifications

Benefits

  • Competitive salary
  • 401k program
  • Employee equity program
  • Medical, Dental and Vision benefits are offered
  • Paid time off
  • Free snacks and beverages
  • Virtual Training classes in career advancement
  • ADP Discounts program

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About Zya

Zya empowers anyone to express themselves through music. The company’s proprietary music technology is backed by 44 awarded and 30 pending patents.

Zya is led by Matt Serletic, former Chairman & CEO of Virgin Records and a Grammy-award winning producer/songwriter and independent label owner. Zya’s backers include venture capital firms 500 Startups and Shea Ventures.

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