Senior Software Engineer, Android About Us
Life360 is a platform for today's busy families, bringing them closer together by helping them better sync, communicate with and protect the people they care about most.
Our mobile app provides millions of families in over 140 countries with services such as private location sharing, location history, drive details, crash detection, roadside assistance and help alerts through our free and paid membership subscription.
Founded in 2008, Life360 is based in San Francisco with offices in San Diego, Las Vegas and Ft. Lauderdale.
Life360 has raised +$100M from investors such as Bessemer Venture Partners, DCM, Fontinalis Partners, BMW iVentures, Allstate, Bullpen Capital, Founders Fund (FF Angel), Launch Capital, Kapor Capital, and 500 startups.
For more information, visit us at life360.com
About the Job
Examples of work that you will do at Life360 as a Senior Android Engineer:
* Build and use reusable tools based on platform sensors
* Assist in the implement a mocking system for sensor data.
* Explore and implement solutions around power savings
* Participate in the interview process to help us hire great talent
You are someone who is:
* A self-starter who is eager to learn, improve, and grow
* Conduct thorough design and code reviews
* Deliver high quality software with unit tests and automation
* Work in a cross-functional team of design, product, mobile, backend, and test
* Able to communicate well
You have the following experience:
* Minimum 5+ years of Android development experience
* Experience working on a commercial app (presently found on the app store)
* Passionate for technology and never-ending curiosity about the new features in Android
* Comfortable with multiple areas of the Android SDK
* Comfortable in a small, intense, and high-growth start-up environment
We'd be excited if you have:
* A sense of humor and the ability not to take yourself too seriously
* Experience developing location-based services
* Experience with multiple mobile platforms
* Experience working with Git
And We'd be *really* excited if you have:
* Experience with RxJava or other functional programming paradigms
* Experience with Uber RIBs or other mobile UI design patterns (MVP, MVVM, VIPER)
* Experience with TensorFlow
* Experience working with Android Sensors
* Fridays are Work From Home days at Life360
* Competitive pay and benefits
* Free snacks, drinks (three ways to brew your favorite cup of coffee), and food in the office
* Catered lunches throughout the week
* Health, dental and vision insurance plans
* 401k plan
* $200/month Quality of Life perk
* A great office with plenty of light in the heart of the SOMA district in beautiful San Francisco
* Whatever makes you stronger makes us stronger. We buy you the things you need to improve yourself and get your job done.
This position is located in San Francisco, CA. It is not a remote role.
Life360 is a provider of a location sharing app that protects and connects families.