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Remote – Senior Mobile Engineer
Growth
Posted on 1/24/2023
Locations
Seattle, WA, USA
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
Android Development
BigQuery
Google Cloud Platform
iOS/Swift
Java
Kotlin
Postgres
Scala
Terraform
Kubernetes
Python
Requirements
  • 4+ years professional experience in native mobile development
  • Thorough understanding of the iOS mobile platform and Swift language (or Thorough understanding of Kotlin and the Android mobile API)
  • Thorough understanding of working with microservices at scale, deep familiarity with at least one server side stack (Scala or pure functional stacks preferred)
  • Proven ability to build prototypes, and take a data driven approach to product development, testing, and iterative progress on ideas
  • A passion for building engaging user experiences
  • A passion for personal technical growth and collaboration
  • Android: Kotlin w/ some Java
  • IOS: Swift
  • Backend: Scala w/ some Python
  • Storage: Postgres, BigQuery
  • Infrastructure: GCP, K8s, Terraform
  • 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
Responsibilities
  • Deeply, directly, contribute to suite of Growth related products, services and infrastructure
  • Collaborate with a team of talented engineers, developing innovative solutions to challenging, impactful problems
  • Contribute to the maintenance and improvement of our microservices, and to feature implementation across our mobile apps and other presentation layers, as may be required
  • Thoughtfully assist with the evolution of our ops processes, participating in the on-call rotation for Growth owned domains
  • Quickly prototype new ideas and run experiments to identify features that users love
  • Help evolve our mobile architecture to consistently improve development efficiency
  • Influence the technical direction for the team and the strategic direction of the product
Hopper

1,001-5,000 employees

Travel recommendations app