Software Engineer, Android
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Get to know the Role:
Work closely with the Product, UX/UI and Backend teams to design, build and extend consumer and/or partner facing new products, platforms and features.
Build re-usable Android software components for the Grab platform.
Collaborate with QA on continuous integration and delivery (CI/CD) as well as other automated and manual testing to make sure our app releases are always worthy of five star ratings.
Monitor the performance of the live apps and continuously improve them on both code and experience level.
Raise the bar by reviewing each other's code, share knowledge, tips and tricks, and generally help out - within and across teams. This may include pair programming.
Evaluate new mobile methodologies and technologies.
The must haves:
A degree in computer science, software engineering, information technology or related fields.
Up-to-date on the modern Android programming paradigm, including the use of RxJava and/or Kotlin.
Strong UX/UI design exposure and experience in making apps work intuitively and with pixel perfect interfaces.
You have working knowledge of several architectural approaches, caching, data storage and security.
Strong CS fundamentals (with competencies in algorithms and data structures).
You are highly accountable and take ownership. You also have a collaborative attitude, because ‘Your Problem Is My Problem’ (YPIMP)
Our core services tech stack consists of Golang with Redis, MySQL, DynamoDB, Elasticsearch data stores as well as HAProxy load balancers. They all run on the AWS cloud infrastructure with auto-scaling abilities. We use GitHub for our code repository and we adhere to the basic Continuous Delivery tenets utilising a host of tools to support our release pipeline and code quality.