Software Engineer, Android Developer

  • Mixlr
  • Remote (UK)
  • May 18, 2020
Full time Software Engineer

Job Description

About Us

Mixlr is the simplest way to broadcast live audio. Our powerful apps enable content creators, from artists to sports teams, online radio stations or podcasters, to stream live audio to millions of unique listeners each month. We’re a smart, friendly bunch and we’re searching for people with a similar mindset to help us succeed in our mission of enabling anyone to reach the world with audio. 

The Role - Remote (UK only)

We're looking for an experienced software engineer to drive development of our Android application. 

Mixlr has thousands of active broadcasters who reach millions of listeners each month. Our native Android application is one of our most popular clients for both broadcasters and listeners, but is also behind our other applications, in terms of functionality and user experience. 

You will be responsible for driving forward the development of this application, making it a first-class part of the Mixlr product line-up. You will work closely with Product, UX and our backend engineers, introducing and establishing the latest best practices from the Android ecosystem.

This is a great time to join our hardworking, friendly and talented team. We’re growing and looking for another long-term, foundational member to join us. 

If that sounds like you, then please get in touch! 

Key Responsibilities (What You’ll Be Doing)

  • Leading development initiatives for our Android application
  • Managing CI/CD and Play store submissions
  • Integrating UI elements 
  • Introducing best practices for testing 
  • Fixing and improving existing services
  • Establishing best practices from the Android ecosystem

Core Skills (What We Want to See)

  • Deep knowledge of Java (Kotlin a plus)
  • Good understanding of UI development on Android
  • Strong written communications
  • Fluent with Git
  • Analytical mind with problem-solving aptitude
  • Motivated by refactoring and modernising existing applications 
  • Self-driven, open to collaboration and able to work independently 

Knowledge & Experience

  • BA/BSc degree or prior relevant engineering experience 
  • At least 3 years Android development experience
  • Android Play store release and deployment process experience
  • Audio experience is a massive plus

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