Android Engineer (Seattle)

Lyft Shoreline, WA

* Work within our product teams to build new exciting features.

* Implement dp perfect designs with advanced animations.

* Improve our code base through continuous refactoring.

* Solve challenging real-time data transfer and synchronization problems.

* Extend and implement our APIs.

* Implement unit and integration tests.

* Keep up to date with the state-of-the-art of Android development.


* B.S./M.S. in Computer Science or the equivalent.

* Experience using design and architecture patterns.

* Deep understanding of unit testing.

* Strong knowledge of Java, Kotlin or NET.

* Good sense of usability and product.

* 2+ years experience with Android.

* Generalist engineer experience. Experience building web services, accessing various data storages.

* Track record of pursuing self directed side projects or open source projects.

* Shipped Android apps, ideally available on Google Play.

Recommended Reading List:

* Refactoring: Improving the Design of Existing Code

* Design Patterns: Elements of Reusable Object-Oriented Software

* The Art of Unit Testing

* Patterns of Enterprise Application Architecture

* Clean Code: A Handbook of Agile Software Craftsmanship

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