Senior Software Development Engineer - Android

Bengaluru, Karnataka, India Full-time

At Hotstar, we have over 100 million users and capture close to a billion click stream messages daily. The engineering team at Hotstar is at the centre of the action and is responsible for creating unmatched user experience. Our engineers solve real life complex problems and create compelling experiences for our customers.

We are looking for technical & product-aware engineers who will build best of breed architecture for our platform. Come and be a part of our small, high-performance android team which is heavily focused on delivering an unmatchable user delight!

The pace of our growth is incredible – if you want to tackle hard and interesting problems at scale, and create an impact within an entrepreneurial environment, join us!

Your Key Responsibilities

  1. You will influence how we build individual features and products, and bring in best practices and patterns that can be used for engineering lifecycle for android discipline
  2. You will take ownership of our continued efforts to scale mobile app development across Engineering, providing valuable insight on how we can refine our processes and tools to support additional contributors in our architecture and code
  3. Drive feature development for our well-renowned apps for smartphones and tablets
  4. Take ownership of end-to-end product quality, from developing to maintaining core app frameworks that help make the apps more reliable and delightful
  5. Create prototypes of new ideas and explore new technologies on the forefront of mobile technology

What to Bring

  1. Bachelor degree in Computer Science or related discipline preferred
  2. 5-6 years of experience in Android mobile applications development with sound understanding of Android architecture, Framework, Android SDK
  3. Hands-on experience in building native mobile applications and mobility solutions
  4. Expert in UI components & controls; Action Bars, Widgets, Fragments etc.
  5. Expert in basic components of Android: Activity, Services, Intent, Broadcast Receiver, Content Provider
  6. Good working experience on Web Service Integration ( REST, JSON, XML) & cloud technologies - AWS, GAE, GCM
  7. Experience in using analytics, location and social API’s, MDM, payment gateway, SMS gateway, media content transcoding and cloud integration, APM tools


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