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Senior Android Developer - Full Time

Shiftboard is looking for an experienced Android developer who will bring a fresh perspective and lead our Android applications development. This position is full-time in our Seattle office.

You will be working to replace our web view based Android application with a native experience, and then working to enhance and extend our applications to drive our continued growth. As part of our team, you will collaborate with our back-end developers to ensure you have the API methods you need to deliver a quality product to our customers.

Some Technologies of Interest

  • Kotlin, Java, XML for core Android development
  • Robolectric to support unit testing Android-specific code
  • Android Studio, Gradle & GitHub for development and building
  • Bitrise for continuous integration
  • Android API Level 21 for new projects

Our Requirements

  • 3+ years of professional experience developing native Android apps, bonus points if we can download your app from the Play store
  • Solid understanding of the Android SDK, activities, fragments, class loaders & lifecycle methods
  • Strong knowledge of Android ecosystem, UI design principles, interface guidelines, patterns, and best practices
  • Strong API experience
  • Passionate and opinionated about Android development
  • Strong desire to be part of a talented, ambitious team 
  • Independent, self-motivated, and an avid technologist

Shiftboard Engineering Culture

  • We could never give back as much as we've received from the open source community, but we try.
  • We practice iterative development.
  • We hire smart people and empower them to make a difference.
  • We occasionally make mistakes but we learn from them rather than being paralyzed by them.
  • We believe in hammers for nails and screwdrivers for screws. Find the right tool and use it.
  • We learn. Then we cement that knowledge by teaching what we've learned to others.


    About Shiftboard

    Shiftboard is a leading SaaS provider of on-demand dynamic workforce management software that includes integrated scheduling, reporting and communications tools. We help a wide range of companies around the world simply and easily streamline the complexities of staff scheduling and people management.

    All of our team members are charged with bringing creativity, logic, and intellectual rigor to their responsibilities in a never-ending quest to serve our customers. We have high expectations of each other and work as a team to build a platform we are all proud of. That mindset, along with our execution, has allowed Shiftboard to create a revolutionary product and grow into the profitable business it is today.

    Employees feel appreciated at Shiftboard and engaged by our fast-paced, rapid career growth opportunities. We offer competitive salary and benefits package, employee stock option program, unlimited paid time off, a casual dress code, and an open communication policy. The resulting atmosphere is professional and productive, yet comfortable and fun.

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