Senior Software Engineer - Android

About the Employer

Our mobile engineers are dedicated to continually building new features for the tens of millions of people using our Android app every day. We're looking for product-driven, thoughtful mobile engineers who are passionate about developing well-designed, scalable software to create conversations, communities, and a place of belonging to our users. Join our small and mighty teams of cross-platform product engineers, where you will have real ownership over Android features.

What You WIll Do

  • Build new features (while squashing bugs) for our growing Android app to extend device support across the Android ecosystem
  • Learn to build new features across our platforms with support from other engineers. You will work in every platform and have ownership over the full funnel
  • Work on meaningful, large-scale, mobile-first initiatives to let users to have more delightful conversations
  • Architect elegant and maintainable code with a focus on autonomy and support from the team
  • Build features to improve the experience specifically for mobile users (this is still an open ended problem here! Help us come up with great new ideas) using Kotlin and RxJava
  • Collaborate with design, data, and other teams to build beautiful interfaces that look great and run smoothly
  • Guide and improve the technical direction of mobile, bolstering the technical foundational, improving performance, and re-architecting

What You Have

  • Understanding of Android development frameworks and app fundamentals
  • 4+ years of experience developing and shipping real-world Android applications of a very high quality and polish
  • Strong product sense and pursuit for good user experience

Bonus Points

  • Experience with web development (React, TypeScript, Python API)

Benefits and Perks

  • Medical insurance including Health, Dental, Vision
  • 13 paid holidays
  • Parental Leave and fertility benefits
  • Transgender benefits
  • Supported-employee clubs and Employee Resource Groups
  • Commuter Contributions of $270 a month (pretax)
  • Daily lunches and unlimited snacks
  • Monthly gym and fitness stipend

Discord is an equal opportunity employer committed to promoting an inclusive work environment free of discrimination and harassment. We value diversity, inclusion, and aim to provide a sense of belonging for everyone.