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Giphy

Senior Android Engineer

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About Giphy

Job Description

The Company:

GIPHY is the world’s largest place to search, discover, and create all the GIFs. We’re the leading brand in short-form entertainment and visual communication.

iMessage, Facebook, Twitter, Tinder, Slack, WhatsApp and many more all integrate against our API to serve GIFS to their millions of users across the globe. We serve over 5 billion GIFS every day to more than 300 million people.

We’re a creative and passionate group of GIF-obsessed individuals continuing to build out what we believe is the future of GIFs. We have big goals and are looking for like-minded, talented people to join us.

The Opportunity:

This is an opportunity to work on GIPHY’s flagship Android Search App which has millions of users, and various special projects. You will contribute to any and all upcoming features and maintenance, suggest improvements, iterate on designs, and look to improve our overall process.

At GIPHY, we run a lean ship and a small team, so you would be contributing in a big way. We are early-adopters and are among the first to integrate new technologies into our products in a meaningful way. The ideal candidate would always be on the lookout for ways to leverage new frameworks and platforms to get All of the GIFs in all of the places.

Our products are a direct reflection of our unique and fun culture, and people really, really love working here. We can offer a creative environment made up of of humble, funny, GIF-loving internet enthusiasts.

See for yourself: http://giphy.com/team

What You'll Do:

  • Develop Android applications in a fast paced development environment
  • Work in a collaborative environment with a talented team of designers and engineers
  • Build new features continuously and stay current with the latest consumer mobile state of the art
  • Integration of RESTful APIs / back-end services
  • Maintaining Open Source SDKs and working on new ones
  • Growth Hacks

Who You Are:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or equivalent 4 year degree from an accredited institution (in lieu of degree 4 years of relevant professional work experience)
  • 4+ years of experience in building and releasing production-quality applications via the App Store
  • Proficiency in developing for Android with Java/Kotlin(is a huge plus)
  • Experience with Linux or other Unix-based operating systems
  • Excellent written and verbal English communication skills
  • Experience rapidly producing prototypes
  • Enjoy and appreciate collaborating with designers and fellow engineers
  • Have experience in CI/Testing

Preferred Qualifications:

  • 4+ years developing consumer grade applications on the Android mobile platform
  • Experience releasing and distributing applications via the Google Play

Bonus Qualifications:

  • Experience in working on applications with rapidly growing user-bases
  • Kotlin
  • Swift
  • OpenGL
  • Open-source contributions and/or side-projects
  • Start-up experience

This is a full time salaried position, including stock options, fully covered health insurance, 4% 401K match, free lunch every day, free gym membership and lots of other fun perks.

 

About Giphy

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  • Ubuntu
  • Google Tag Manager
  • Facebook Login (Connect)
  • Varnish
  • New Relic
  • Tumblr
  • Facebook Widget
  • Google Font API
  • Amazon AWS
  • Route 53
  • Gmail
  • Google Apps
  • Fastly CDN
  • Rackspace MailGun
  • Sendgrid
  • MailChimp SPF
  • Taboola Newsroom
  • Chartbeat
  • Nginx
  • Ubuntu
  • Quantcast
  • Tumblr
  • Varnish
  • Google Analytics
  • Google Tag Manager
  • New Relic
  • Vimeo
  • Facebook Widget
  • Facebook Login (Connect)
  • Amazon AWS
Giphy

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