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Senior Software Engineer, Android Jobs in Boulder, CO at PayPal


Title: Senior Software Engineer, Android

Company: PayPal

Location: Boulder, CO

Salary: $100K — $150K *

Category: Consumer Technology

Job Description

About the team:

Our current team, which is made up of 8 engineers (5 senior, 1 mid, and 2 junior) and is based in Boulder, Colorado, delivers products and features that delight our more than 20 million dedicated Honey users and more than 300 million PayPal and Venmo users. Our goal is to make it as easy as possible to save money while doing online shopping on an Android device. We value ego-free code reviews, a passion for in-depth architecture discussions, and following security best practices to protect our users and their trust in us. We do regular demos of our work to keep ourselves accountable to each other and to the other product stakeholders.

About the Role:

We want you to join us as an Android Software Engineer on the Honey Android team. You will focus on both the Honey app and building and enhancing libraries and SDKs that utilize Honey’s money-saving technologies and integrating them into the PayPal and Venmo apps. You’ll be working in a codebase that is 100% Kotlin and leverages modern technologies like coroutines, data binding, and Jetpack navigation. You can expect to work with a cross-disciplinary team including mobile engineers, front-end web engineers, backend engineers, data scientists, data engineers, quality assurance, and product management to enhance existing product features and build new ones.

What You’ll Do:

As an Android Software Engineer at Honey, you will:

Work closely with a product manager on product requirements and translating those requirements to technical solutions as part of new feature development

Work on both UI and platform frameworks like networking and caching

Maintain the codebase and fix bugs

Extract portions of Honey’s app into libraries and SDKs for PayPal’s shopping app

Evaluate new technologies (e.g. Jetpack Compose) and methodologies (e.g. Kotlin Flow) with an emphasis on quality and performance

Architect, write, review, and test code in a collaborative environment with other software engineers

Leverage your peers as multipliers for your skills and utilize your deep knowledge of the Android ecosystem to level up the other engineers on your team

About You:

Minimum of 7 years of experience working with common design patterns, algorithms, and object-oriented programming

Minimum of 5 years of experience in Android Development

Minimum of 1 year of experience with Kotlin

Minimum of 2 years of experience mentoring and developing software engineers

Capable of using written and verbal communication to understand and explain technical issues to a non-technical audience

Nice-to-Have Qualifications:

Experience developing, maintaining, and innovating large scale, consumer-facing mobile applications

Strong understanding of testing best practices

Familiarity with at least one testing framework for Android

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Valid through: 6/3/2021

 

About PayPal


PayPal Holdings, Inc. is an American company operating an online payments system in the majority of countries that support online money transfers, and serves as an electronic alternative to traditional paper methods like checks and money orders. The company operates as a payment processor for online vendors, auction sites, and many other commercial users. It charges a fee in exchange for benefits such as one-click transactions and password memory. Established in 1998 as Confinity, PayPal had its initial public offering in 2002. It became a wholly owned subsidiary of eBay later that year, valued at $1.5 billion. In 2015, eBay spun off PayPal to eBay's shareholders. The company ranked 204th on the 2019 Fortune 500 of the largest United States corporations by revenue.