Under Armour Connected Fitness is hiring a

Lead Android Engineer - Foundation Services

Austin, United States

Under Armour Connected Fitness is looking for extraordinary engineers who want to focus on technical challenges impacting the daily lives of the world’s largest fitness community. Our Foundation Services Team builds mobile libraries and corresponding microservices that enable our clients to create amazing health and fitness experiences. We're a small team, and we expect our teammates to make big impacts enabling our teams to empower athletes everywhere. We need critical thinkers who will enumerate and evaluate potential solutions and pick the right course of action given the set of constraints, while working and collaborating with us and the teams consuming our services.

You're an experienced software engineer who picks up new technologies quickly, and have mastered multiple in the course of your career. Ideally, you’ve gained consensus and helped build great teams around those technologies.

You are customer-focused, with a passion for delivering high quality software products and features. You prefer working in a team, and enjoy collaborating with others. You have strong communication skills and enjoy writing clean, elegant, readable and well-documented code. You can demonstrate intellectual curiosity and exploration and are adaptable to changing priorities.

You're excited at our mission: to make all athletes better through passion, design, and the relentless pursuit of innovation.

You have:

  • 5+ years of development experience, with 2+ years shipping Android apps.
  • Experience using (and maybe building) remote, server-side APIs.
  • A solid understanding of the Android platform and its capabilities.
  • A solid understanding of OAuth or similar authorization protocols, like the Google+ or Facebook SDKs.
  • Experience building libraries shared across multiple apps.
  • Strong communication skills.
  • A desire to empower others by building core technologies that support multiple products.
  • A computer science degree, or have practiced the art of systems engineering at scale.

You're just as passionate about a strong backend platform, so you're happy working closely with our backend team, who develops our stack of Java and Scala services that run in Amazon Web Services using DynamoDB.

 

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