Senior Android Developer

Job description

With over 3.5 million members in over 200 countries/territories (including celebrities, politicians and high-profile families) and a 5-star review in the App Store, Tinybeans is on a mission is to provide a safe and private way for parents to stay connected, capture, and share their most precious moments with family and friends. 

We are a technology-driven startup operating a small, focused and extremely talented team. Our team is building cutting-edge products and features that are changing how people create and share memories of their children, and we have big plans for the next generation of our product. 

As part of this push, we are looking for a passionate Android developer who loves to tackle challenges to be our “Android Star” and contribute to building a state-of-the-art product loved by users all over the world. 


Become our Android Star: As our Android Developer, you will be the owner of the Android application, codebase and all things Android. You must be a self-motivated and independent individual who can be responsible for maintaining and improving an Android app that our users love. 

Small team AND big impact: At Tinybeans you get the best of both worlds - we operate in a small company environment with big company resources. You get to make a difference and have real input in all aspects of how our products continue to evolve while being supported by a team that cares about your own personal and professional growth.

Flexible work environment: Our team is spread across offices in Sydney and New York. This means our work environment and hours are very flexible to suit your life circumstances and that of the rest of the team.

High visibility: Tinybeans is the number one family photo-sharing app, with a global presence and over 2 million users, and it's only going to get bigger.


You will…

  • Own the development of Android application, define the direction of the codebase and produce a great experience for our users

  • Coordinate and collaborate with the Product and Engineering team to understand problems and come up with creative solutions

  • Work closely with the design team to ensure the application meets the Android Material Design guidelines

  • Develop and iterate within a lean, yet fast-paced Engineering team

  • Resolve bugs based on QA and user feedback

You have…

  • Fluency and experience in Java along with good unit testing practices 

  • Experience with or desire to work with Kotlin (this is a big plus)

  • Advocacy of SOLID object-oriented design principles and have your opinions about the advantages and pitfalls of the different architectural patterns (MVVM, MVC etc)

  • Experience and knowledge of the Android platform/SDK and development with Android Studio (including debugging techniques)

  • Knowledge of the Material Design guidelines

  • Experience with development processes and tools eg. Git, CI/CD, Crash reporting, JIRA/Confluence, etc

  • Successfully designed and shipped Android applications to the Google Play store conforming to Android Quality Guidelines.

Even better if you have...

  • Experience with SQL and working database experience (client-side)

  • Experience and exposure to different mobile platforms (e.g. iOS, Mobile Web, etc.)

  • Familiarity with agile and scrum methodologies and a highly collaborative atmosphere
  • Bachelor’s degree, or equivalent experience, in software engineering, computer science, or computer & information systems

We will...

  • Provide a challenging and fun environment

  • Enable you to make a difference globally

  • Be part of a publicly-traded company with a global reach

  • Offer you a competitive salary package with stock options