Android Engineer - Bozeman, Missoula, Remote

  • onXmaps, Inc.
  • Nov 09, 2021
Full time Engineering

Job Description

ABOUT

onX is a pioneer in digital outdoor navigation. With offices in Missoula and Bozeman, Montana, we are inspired by the landscapes that surround us. We bring our outdoor passion to work every day with a singular goal–to awaken the adventurer in everyone. We do this by engineering industry-leading technology, and by crafting dynamic outdoor experiences. Through multiple years of growth, we haven’t lost our entrepreneurial ethos at onX. We offer a fast-paced, tech-forward environment where ownership and accountability are essential.

 

WE ARE LOOKING FOR

onX is seeking a motivated Android Engineer with a passion for innovation and being on the leading edge of Android development. As an onX Android Engineer, you will implement the latest mapping and Android technologies to meet the needs of outdoor enthusiasts. This is a great opportunity to be a part of a dynamic startup focused on making an impact on the business, and the mobile mapping industry as a whole. You'll work on a cross-platform team alongside iOS, web, and backend engineers with a designer and product manager.  

 

LOCATION 

Missoula, MT; Bozeman, MT; or Remote from the USA only, with travel as needed.  Additionally, being authorized to work in the U.S. is a precondition of employment. We do not sponsor work visas (of any kind ) for this position at this time.

 

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Develop new user-facing features in our Android app with Kotlin

  • Write reusable code and libraries for future use

  • Maintain an “offline first” application that must work with or without service

  • Store data locally using a combination of SQLite, Shared Preferences, and disk caching

  • Ensure the technical feasibility of UI/UX designs

  • Optimize application for maximum speed, scalability, and battery life

  • Participate in Android platform leadership and craft best practices that help the team succeed

  • Work closely with a product manager to own the workstream and sprint planning

  • Exemplify onX values and a Win as a Team attitude

  • Develop new user-facing features in our Android app with Kotlin

  • Write reusable code and libraries for future use

  • Maintain an “offline first” application that must work with or without service

  • Store data locally using a combination of SQLite, Shared Preferences, and disk caching

  • Ensure the technical feasibility of UI/UX designs

  • Optimize application for maximum speed, scalability, and battery life

  • Participate in Android platform leadership and craft best practices that help the team succeed

  • Work closely with a product manager to own the workstream and sprint planning

  • Exemplify onX values and a Win as a Team attitude

 

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS

  • Four (4) or more years of professional software development experience required, where Android development (Kotlin and/or Java) was your professional focus for two (2) or more years. 
  • Must have worked on an app that has been released to the Google Play Store, either as an individual or member of a team.
  • Strong CS Fundamentals such as algorithms and data structures. Yes, they are needed here.
  • Experience with gRPC and/or REST
  • Experience with SQLite or other relational databases 
  • Understanding of best practices and architectural patterns such as MVVM.
  • You are excited to work with experienced developers and write great code
  • You’re fun to work with
  • You get stuff done
  • You take ownership