Mobile engineer (Android)

Berlin, DE

Job Description / Skills Required

Requisition ID: R12495

Working in a small, independent and agile development team in Berlin on the next big thing in local commerce
Work closely with the development and design teams in Chicago, Seattle, San Francisco and Palo Alto
Help build the international platform for hundreds of thousands of merchant. They will manage their business with your product: deals, vouchers, payments, analytics, booking, customer feedback, … everything!
You will work on an app that supports not only different languages but different currencies, date formats…

BA/BS in Computer Science or relevant work experience
Deep knowledge of Java and the Android ecosystem
Kotlin is a huge plus, or at least be willing to learn it
Proven track record of at least one Android application in the appstore that is used by someone other than your mum
Experience with RESTful web services and JSON but not afraid of heterogeneous APIs
You dream of Clean Code and enjoy discussing pull requests
Unit Testing is not an unknown word for you
You know what gradle is and are not afraid in writing or extending tasks
Experience targeting multiple Android devices, both phones and tablets, from multiple manufacturers and across all OS versions
Experience with widely used libraries, tools and frameworks like Butterknife, Retrofit2, EventBus, Mockito…
Additional Requirements

Self-motivation, with an ability to explore new technologies, applications and environments.
Team spirit and initiative – you provide new ideas to help the team advance
Strong applied software methodology knowledge, process and quality skills
Excellent problem solving, critical thinking and communication skills
Object-oriented analysis and design experience
Working knowledge of the general mobile landscape, architectures, trends, and emerging technologies
Solid understanding of the full mobile development life cycle

Groupon provides a global marketplace where people can buy just about anything, anywhere, anytime. We’re enabling real-time commerce across an expanding range of categories including local businesses, travel destinations, consumer products, and live or lively events. At the same time, we are providing advertising options and tools that merchants can use to grow and manage their businesses. Culturally, we believe that great people make great companies and that starting with the customer and working backward moves us forward. Community matters to us on an internal, local and global scale—it’s fundamental to our company’s growth and to the well-being of the world at large. We also value self-awareness, candor, lunch and WiFi. If we match with you, please apply to join us.