Software Engineer (Android)
At Glue, we're passionate about inventing the future of access. Whether it's letting you know that your kids are home from school, letting in-house guests or providing temporary access for cleaners or for in home deliveries, we want to make the user experience as smooth and secure as possible. We're looking for engineers who are interested in the future possibilities of Glue and of working on and creating fantastic products.
Engineering at Glue
The Glue ecosystem is a unique combination of mobile apps, backend services, and hardware. No matter what your job description says, you're going to be working with the best from all of these disciplines.
At Glue, we're a growing and dedicated team of engineers. We’ve got genuinely interesting challenges to solve as we build solutions for a whole new market. We’re constantly looking to improve our software and that provides a unique opportunity to influence how our products evolve.
- Design and build applications for the Android platform
- Ensure the performance, quality, and responsiveness of applications
- Collaborate with the team to define, design, and ship new features
- Identify and correct bottlenecks and fix bugs
- Help maintain code quality, organization, and automatization
- Strong knowledge of Android SDK, different versions of Android, and how to deal with different screen sizes
- Experience with offline storage, threading, and performance tuning
- Familiarity with RESTful APIs to connect Android applications to back-end services
- Strong knowledge of Android UI design principles, patterns, and best practices
- Ability to design applications around natural user interfaces
- Knowledge of the open-source Android ecosystem and the libraries available for common tasks
- App benchmarking and optimization
- Familiarity with cloud message APIs and push notifications
- Proficient understanding of Git
- Familiarity with continuous integration
- Knowledge of low-level C-based libraries is preferred
- Extensive knowledge of the Bluetooth protocol (especially BLE) will help
- Competitive salary
- Stock options – When we succeed, you will too
- 30 days holiday + bank holidays
- Your choice of equipment
- Great office environment with good coffee and free beer
- A free Glue lock!
Apply to [email protected]