Software Engineer - Mobile Android
No Android app is better suited for mobile than Yelp. When local content meets location-aware devices that go everywhere with us, Yelp connects you with that great local business right around the corner and lets you instantly share the experience to help the next person discover it, too.
Yelp is the richest source of local data in the world, and we get to build all that content into location-aware mobile apps. We're bringing our 100M+ reviews to our millions of app lovers all around the globe. We push Yelp's frontier, adding new products that make sense in an emerging mobile world, from which we draw the majority of our searches.
Our Hamburg office is located in the heart of the city and brings with it the unique advantages of booming international teams, all of whom share the same floor and are brought together by the same goal: empowering Yelp’s products for business owners.
What You Will Do:
- Build new features in Yelp's Android apps to connect people with great local businesses.
- Improve and iterate on existing functionality to reliably give our users and business owners a smooth experience.
- Insist on a consistent and responsive user experience for every one of our users.
- Develop tools for acquiring and processing on-device location information.
- Mentor other engineers and share the skills you’ve learned.
- Continue to learn, grow, and help us take on brand new challenges.
- Be a key part of the larger Android developer community at Yelp.
What We Are Looking For:
- At least two years of relevant Android development experience.
- Mastery of the Android platform and client/server technologies (Kotlin or Java, preferably both).
- Experience with writing, testing, releasing and maintaining mobile code.
- Strong focus on high-quality mobile UI experiences.
- Pointers to other mobile apps you've built.
What We Offer:
- Full responsibility for projects from day one, an awesome team, and a dynamic work environment.
- Competitive salary, equity in the company, and an optional employee stock purchase program.
- Regular 2-day Hackathons and weekly learning groups, always with interesting topics.
- Flexible working hours and meeting-free Thursdays.
- Complimentary German lessons for international employees.
- Subsidization of your public transportation card and €50 per month toward any exercise of your choice.
- Central location, a fully stocked kitchen, team events, happy hours, foosball, and more!