Posted on January 10th, 2019
X-Mode provides real-time location data and technologies that power location intelligence for advertising and business decisions in financial services, healthcare, high-tech, real-estate, retail, and the public sector. X-Mode's flagship product is a fast-growing big data location platform, which maps daily the precise routes of 10% of the U.S. Population and maps monthly 1 in 3 adult U.S. smartphone users. X-Mode strives to produce and monetize the world’s largest location platform and ultimately create a global “living map” of 1 billion people with the highest quality location data in order to fuel the best location intelligence business solutions.
X-Mode is looking for a full-time Android developer to build out and optimize our open source SDK, and help other app publisher partners integrate our X-Mode SDK successfully. For this position, you can work either in our Reston, VA heaquarters or remotely.
WHAT YOU'LL DO:
Work closely with our Lead Android Engineer to provide technical design and delivery of new social and location-based mobile applications
Maintain and optimize SDK performance (especially related to battery life, memory, and cell data consumption)
Troubleshoot issues with partners integrating the X-Mode SDK into their Android apps
Interface with back-end services
Collaborate with Engineering and Operations teams to understand needs for new apps and build to their requirements.
WHO YOU ARE:
5+ years of experience with Java
4+ years of experience working as an Android Engineer
At least 1 year of Back-End experience (We use AWS, Spark, Scala)
1+ years of experience with Kotlin
Published and supported 1-2 apps in the Google Play Store
Experience working with XML and UX designers to hone features and applications
Experience with Google's Firebase and familiarity with Python
Familiar with distributing a beta app through Crashlytics or Google Play Developer Console
Prior experience with providing SDKs that other developers have used in their applications, especially with SDKs collecting location data
Ability to effectively articulate technical challenges and solutions
Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
Ability to work on multiple projects at once
WHAT WE OFFER
Medical, Dental and Vision
15 Days of PTO (Paid Time Off)
Lunch provided 2x a week
Snacks, snacks, snacks!
Casual dress code
Free Parking on-site