Android Developer at PLANOLY

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PLANOLY is looking for a thoughtful, well-rounded Android Engineer to join a rapidly growing startup based in Austin, Texas and work on an application that brands, influencers, celebrities, agencies and marketing firms are using every day. You will have the opportunity to take a leading role in our mobile engineering team, and have a huge impact on the Planoly applications by implementing new features, improving performance, and building stunning user interfaces. Passion for social products and building great software is a must.

What You Will Do:

* Deliver across the entire app life cycle for our native Android applications – concept, design, build, deploy, test, release to the Play Store and support.

* Create compelling Android client-specific user interfaces and experiences.

* Collaborate closely and autonomously with teams of engineers, designers, and cross-functional users.

* Have ownership over projects that have a significant impact to the business.

* Be an active learner who is up for expanding your breadth of knowledge

* Have a passion for your craft. You feel ownership over everything you ship.

Who You Are: (Must have skills)

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or equivalent STEM field, or 4+ years of relevant work experience
  • Passionate about writing elegant, readable, maintainable, testable and efficient Java and Kotlin that adheres to solid design principles. (At least 4 years of Java and 2 years of Kotlin experience in a professional work environment (not school projects) is required.)
  • Deep understanding of modern Android development and tools.
  • Track record of publishing apps to the Google Play Store that you can walk us through.
  • Experience with client/server architectures, API, syncing and caching patterns.
  • Deep understanding and application of Computer science core: Data Structures, Algorithms, Design Patterns and Concurrency/Multi-threading.
  • Mobile application profiling, performance, and tuning (memory, CPU, battery life).
  • Experience working in a cross functional Scrum team.
  • Experience using Git and related tools like GitLab, GitHub, and Bitbucket.

Bonus Skills and Experience: (Highly preferred)

  • Experience with working with images, videos and respective native / 3rd party frameworks.
  • Experience with TechOps / infrastructure systems – Amazon Web Services, Chef and Jenkins.
  • Deep understanding of the Social Media landscape.
  • Experience with UI / UX.

Who is Planoly?

~ We are digital marketing and social media experts. Planoly was built from a Brand and Influencer’s perspective so we understand how to enhance and streamline the workflow of a digital marketer.

~ We’re a startup that is growing super fast and has been profitable since inception.

~ Our headquarter office is located in Austin, Texas.

~ We offer an open work environment where highly motivated team members take full ownership of the products and help steer the company.

~ We are a huge advocate of work-life balance, which is seen in our open vacation and work-from-any-coffee-shops policies.

~ We provide catered lunches, snacks, drinks, regular team outings, and even an in-office trampoline at our Austin office. And yes, we have a ping pong table!

*** This role is not eligible visa sponsorship.*** This role is not eligible for company paid relocation.***

U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Information
Planoly is proud to be an equal opportunity employer and will consider all qualified individuals seeking employment without regards to race, color, creed, religion, gender, gender identity, national origin, citizenship, age, sex, marital status, ancestry, physical or mental disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, or any other protected classification.

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Technology we use

  • Engineering
    • JavaLanguages
    • JavascriptLanguages
    • KotlinLanguages
    • SwiftLanguages
    • Objective-CLanguages


3636 Executive Center Drive #150, Austin, TX 78731

An Insider's view of PLANOLY

How would you describe the company’s work-life balance?

Above all, our primary focus is to maintain a work-life balance company culture. Our order of importance for our team is family, health, then career. We helps our users spend less time on social media and more time social in life. As a team, we practice what we preach.

Christina Wells

VP, People

What projects are you most excited about?

Our 2020 goals will be to keep the pace of doubling in team size and continue to simplify social media marketing for our users. Our users are at the center of everything we do. Helping our users reach their content goals and maximize their strategic planning initiatives are primarily why we do this.

Kenny Teng

Co-Founder & CTO

How does the company support your career growth?

PLANOLY has always taken a personal interest in my creative aspirations. From the beginning, they've stressed how important it is to be in the position I feel most inspired, creative & valuable. When I joined the #PLANOLYfam I was a Customer Success team member & from there I transitioned to the marketing team as our Community Assistant.

Megan Martinez

Community Assistant

What are PLANOLY Perks + Benefits

Friends outside of work
Eat lunch together
Open door policy
Team owned deliverables
Team based strategic planning
Group brainstorming sessions
Open office floor plan
Highly diverse management team
Health Insurance & Wellness Benefits
Disability Insurance
Vision Benefits
Health Insurance Benefits
Acme's health insurance policy covers up to 90% of out of pocket expenses.
Retirement & Stock Options Benefits
401(K) Matching
Child Care & Parental Leave Benefits
Flexible Work Schedule
PLANOLY believes in recharging. All employees work from home on Fridays.
Family Medical Leave
Vacation & Time Off Benefits
Unlimited Vacation Policy
Paid Holidays
Paid Sick Days
Perks & Discounts
Casual Dress
Company Outings
Free Daily Meals
Lunch is catered in the office Monday thru Thursday.
Stocked Kitchen
PLANOLY has a fully stocked kitchen including snacks, coffee, team and all the sparkling water you can handle.
Happy Hours
We offer employees Free on-site parking.
Professional Development Benefits
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