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Senior Android Engineer
Price Freeze
Confirmed live in the last 24 hours
Seattle, WA, USA
Experience Level
Desired Skills
Android Development
Apache Kafka
Google Cloud Platform
Web Development
  • Understanding of working with microservices at scale, familiarity with at least one server side stack (Scala or pure functional stacks preferred)
  • Experience building multi-module Android apps is a big plus. Experience with MVVM/MVI is also a plus
  • Strong problem-solving skills, proven ability to translate ideas into code
  • Track record of successful collaboration with technical and non-technical people
  • Experience building prototypes, and taking a data driven approach to product development, testing, and iteration
  • Obvious culture fit - winning attitude and strong communication skills
  • Customer-obsessed
  • Loves creating and building customer-focused products
  • 5+ years professional experience in native Android development with Kotlin language
  • Solid understanding of web development concepts - MVC, RESTful APIs, Microservice Architecture, Kotlin, Android SDK, Gradle
  • Excelled in cross-functional teams, working fluidly with Product Managers, Data Scientists, Mobile Developers, and other highly skilled specialists
  • A passionate focus on quality, writing testable and maintainable code that performs and scales
  • We have a microservice architecture with over 200+ services
  • Mostly Scala on the backend with some Python and GoLang
  • Our UIs are Mobile first: Swift on iOS and Kotlin on Android
  • Unidirectional Dataflow & MVVM/MVI for mobile
  • We host our services on Google Cloud
  • We use things like HBase, Kafka, Pub/Sub, GCP Big Query, Cloud SQL, S3, Delos, RedisGKE (K8) , terraform
  • We are driven by data so Amplitude, Big Query and Datadog will be your buddies
  • Hopper sold around $4 billion in travel and travel fintech in 2022, up nearly 3X over 2021. In 2022, Hopper increased its revenue 2.5X year-over year
  • The company's bespoke fintech products, such as Flight Disruption Guarantee and Price Freeze, now represent 30-40% of Hopper's total app revenue
  • Given the success of its fintech products, Hopper launched a B2B initiative called Hopper Cloud in late 2021. Through this partnership program, any travel provider (airlines, hotels, banks, travel agencies, etc.) can integrate and seamlessly distribute Hopper's fintech or travel inventory. As its first Hopper Cloud partnership
  • Hopper partnered with Capital One to co-develop Capital One Travel, a new travel portal designed specifically for cardholders
  • Recognized as one of the world's most innovative companies by Fast Company four years in a row, Hopper has been downloaded over 80 million times and continues to have millions of new installs each month
  • Hopper has raised over $700 million USD of private capital and is backed by some of the largest institutional investors and banks in the world. Hopper is primed to continue its acceleration as the world's fastest-growing mobile-first travel marketplace
  • Build innovative consumer experiences on Android, setting standards for code quality and performance
  • Focus on data-driven development: gather data by prototyping and experimentation to drive our product decision-making and influence how our products are built
  • Help design APIs
  • Not be afraid of doing some backend work when it's needed
  • Collaborate with a team of talented engineers to develop innovative user experiences
  • Quickly prototype new ideas and run experiments to identify features that users love
  • Help evolve our mobile architecture to consistently improve development efficiency and quality

1,001-5,000 employees

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