Senior Android Application Engineer - US Remote

Information Technology | Remote, Remote Irvine, California Plano, Texas


Description

Position at loanDepot

We are at the forefront of change in this rapidly evolving lending market. mello™, the Greek word for “future,” was the product of a recent $80+ million dollar investment in research & development to transform & streamline the home buying process into a digital experience like no other competitor offers.  But mello™ is just the beginning… loanDepot will continue to invest in developing our own advanced technology ecosystem built around serving our customers & enabling our valued employees to provide exceptional service. We have funding, we have opportunities, you have ideas—it’s a perfect match. Come join us!

loanDepot — We are America’s Lender.

Senior Android Application Engineer

Position Summary:

Responsible for delivering senior level innovative, compelling, coherent mobile app software solutions for our consumer, internal operations, and value chain constituents across a wide variety of enterprise applications through the creation of discrete business services and their supporting components. Works collaboratively with other teams to design and implement innovative solutions using latest technologies and development best practices. This position ensures the performance of all duties in accordance with the company’s policies and procedures, all U.S. state and federal laws and regulations, wherein the company operates.

Responsibilities:

  • Develops, tests, and maintains native applications on the Android platform.
  • Delivers clean, well-tested code and meet project deadlines.
  • Engages in regular code reviews with colleagues to review, analyze, improve, and teach coding skills.
  • Adapts to current Android Studio updates and latest products.
  • Estimates tasks: estimates and delivers projects on schedule.
  • Troubleshooting and problem solving: Advanced debugging skills. Reads memory dumps, analyzes log files for patterns. Very familiar with common problems (memory leaks, deadlocks, etc.) Uses tools to analyze code and look for problems.
  • Project design & execution: Correctly reads and delivers business and technical requirements. Looks for and champions alternative designs and implementations. Balances elegant & sophisticated against pragmatic. Strong attention to detail. Leads significant projects and contributes to complex initiatives such as framework development. Helps manage scope, resources, and schedule.
  • Testing: Advanced skills; build happy-path and sad-path unit tests. Builds tests which validate key capabilities or fragile code. Builds automated functional and integration tests. Experienced with Test Driven Development (TDD) and other testing methodologies. Consults on testing strategy.
  • Documenting solutions: Clearly documents solutions by following established templates. Improves existing templates and creates new templates as needed. Helps drive the development of documentation to improve efficiency and transparency.

Requirements:

  • Proven knowledge/working experience in Android app development.
  • Deep understanding and proficiency in building mobile apps from scratch in Kotlin or Java programming languages.
  • Working knowledge of the general mobile landscape, architectures, trends, and emerging technologies.
  • Solid understanding of the full mobile development lifecycle.
  • Strong understanding of programming principles (algorithms and data structures).
  • Experience with Android SDK.
  • Experience working with remote data via REST and JSON.
  • Experience with third-party libraries and APIs.
  • Ability to write clean, well-organized, and production-ready code.
  • Minimum four (4) to eight (8) years of relevant technology job experience.
  • Experience in the Mortgage industry preferred.
  • B.S. in Computer Science or B.S. Software Engineering or B.A. in Computer Information Systems or equivalent education or experience.

Why work for #teamloanDepot:

  • Aggressive earning potential and 401K with robust company match           
  • Inclusive, diverse and collaborative culture where people from all backgrounds can thrive
  • Work with other passionate, purposeful and customer-centric people
  • Extensive internal growth and professional development opportunities including tuition reimbursement
  • Excellent benefits package including multiple health, dental & vision options
  • Company paid life and AD&D Insurance, as well as additional voluntary benefit possibilities
  • DTO/unlimited (discretionary time off, per manager’s approval), in addition to 8 paid company holidays.

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity in our company. We do not discriminate based on race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

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