Kik Interactive - Senior Android Developer

Kik is building the most powerful chat platform on earth, and we’re expanding our Tel Aviv R&D centre! We are looking for a brilliant and passionate Senior Android Developer to join our team. Android Developers at Kik leave their mark by working on a product that is used by over 300 million people worldwide. You’ll be working on products and features that delight our users and have a significant impact on their overall experience, all from day one! At Kik, no two days are the same and we guarantee you’ll learn something new each day, all while working alongside an incredibly talented team. Kik Tel Aviv is working on exciting and impactful company missions. From video conferencing, to user experiences, security, networking and lots more! If you want to be part of the chat revolution, come meet our team!

Location: Tel Aviv (Israel)
Required skills:
  • Deep knowledge of Android SDK
  • Extensive Java experience
  • Experience taking a feature from description through implementation to successful completion
  • Working in a team, learn from and helping others
  • 3+ year of mobile software development experience
  • Strong experience with software design patterns
  • Motivated, “get it done” attitude
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or equivalent
  • Any kind of special power is more than welcome - NDK, C++ and low level, Security, Gradle master, UI, Android Architecture, Best Practices... What is yours?
  • Implement new features in the Kik Messenger mobile app
  • Contribute to everything from low-level networking to application logic to UI implementation
  • Provide feedback into product design