Android Engineer Jobs in San Francisco, CA at Twitch

Title: Android Engineer

Company: Twitch

Location: San Francisco, CA

Salary: $80K – $100K*

Category: Media

About the Position

Twitch’s Mobile Engineering team is responsible for developing viewing applications for the Android and iOS platforms, supporting phone, tablet and set-top devices. These platforms represent an ever-growing share of Twitch viewership and providing functional and delightful experiences on them is essential to user engagement. As an Android Software Engineer, you will make major contributions to a rapidly-evolving, native app that is a portal to the Twitch community for millions of users.


Develop and deliver new product features for our Android application

Improve engineering processes and tools to increase team effectiveness

Work across both technical and business focused teams to deliver value to our creators


2+ years of application development experience on Android

Strong proficiency with Java, Kotlin, and theAndroid development ecosystem

Ability to communicate complicated technical problems to both technical and business audiences

Bonus Points

Experience with mobile video playback through MediaPlayer and ExoPlayer

Familiarity with video compression and streaming technologies

Familiarity or experience working with GraphQL APIs

Experience building or integrating a Data Management Platform

Knowledge of VAST/VPAID standards

Knowledge of C, C++

Familiarity with web technologies and languages (HTTP, REST, HTML, CSS, JavaScript)

Bachelor’s degree or above in Computer Science

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