Squarespace is seeking a Senior Android Software Engineer to join our small, distributed mobile engineering team & work on the Unfold app, an app with millions of active users around the globe.
Our mobile team collaborates very closely across platforms & responsible for delivering a terrific experience for Squarespace & Unfold users when theyre away from the desktop. You will manage the end-to-end development of this Android application & the long-term vision of Squarespace & Unfold on mobile devices. You will report directly to the Engineering Manager & will be based in our Dublin office.
- New feature development, create UI, debugging, & data modeling
- Develop applications with awareness of multiple software & hardware versions
- Provide documentation of bug fixes during test cycle
- Work with a team of distributed engineers
- Work with our engineering team, particularly server-side
- Work with team members representing product, design, web development, & product marketing
- Maintain apps, listen to community & fix issues that arise
- Inspire software engineers at varying levels of experience
- Translate requirements into well-engineered solutions
- Multiple years of experience creating native Android apps, preferably with apps in the store to show
- Understanding Android UI/UX best practices, & a bias toward beautiful user experience & pixel perfect UIs
- Experience with memory management, network programming, concurrency & multi-threading
- Experience developing for constrained devices
- Experience with In-App Purchase subscriptions preferred
- 1+ years of experience with photo/video apps preferred
- Experience mentoring other engineers
- Technical leadership
- Kotlin / Java
- Understand tradeoffs of several architectures such as MVP & MVVM
- Write efficient & maintainable custom View & ViewGroups
- RxJava, Dagger 2, OkHttp, Retrofit.
- Unit Testing
Unfold helps anyone create beautiful stories for social platforms like Instagram, Facebook & Snapchat. Users can choose from a series of template collections like Film Frames, Ripped Paper & more. Used by influencers like Kim Kardashian, Selena Gomez, & Miley Cyrus, & brands like Apple, Forbes, & Prada, Unfold has over 26 million users who have created over 700 million stories. Unfold has joined the Squarespace family & is headquartered in New York City.
Squarespace makes beautiful products to help people with creative ideas succeed. By blending elegant design & sophisticated engineering, we empower millions of people from individuals & local artists to entrepreneurs shaping the worlds most iconic businesses to share their stories with the world. Squarespaces team of more than 1,000 is headquartered in downtown New York City, with offices in Dublin & Portland. For more information, visit www.squarespace.com/about.
Benefits & Perks
- Health insurance with 100% premium covered for you & your dependent children
- Flexible vacation & paid time off
- Up to 20 weeks of paid family leave
- Equity plan for all employees
- Retirement benefits with employer match
- Fertility & adoption benefits
- Free lunch & snacks at all offices
- Education reimbursement
- Dog-friendly workplace in New York office
- Commuter benefit in the form of reduced tax (Ireland) & pretax (US)
Today, more than a million people around the globe use Squarespace to share different perspectives & experiences with the world. Not only do we embrace & celebrate the diversity of our customer base, but we also strive for the same in our employees. At Squarespace, we are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ethnicity, ancestry, religion, national origin, gender, sex, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital or parental status, disability, veteran status, or other class protected by applicable law. We are proud to be an equal opportunity workplace.