​Android Mobile Engineer

Stockholm

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Lifesum is a Stockholm-based digital health startup that offers its users a flexible platform to support and encourage a healthy, balanced lifestyle. Having already achieved over 16 million downloads across the world, the Lifesum app is available on Android and iOS, and can be tailored by individual users and adapted to specific goals and aims, offering personal guidance based on personal data. Lifesum wants to make people healthier and happier by helping users to forge good habits on their journey towards a better lifestyle, as well as an improved overall quality of life.

We’re looking for product-aware engineers that are creative builders who appreciate user experience. You are someone that is passionate about the entire Android ecosystem, an engineer with a strong understanding of the Android design guidelines but at the same time is not afraid to get their hands dirty in complex code.

The Mobile team is focused on innovation within the Lifesum app, constantly improving both the technical foundation and the user interface. We're passionate about developing scalable, well-designed software that enhances people’s lives globally. Join our world-class team and help build the future of Lifesum!

Responsibilities

  • Drive new features for Lifesum from end to end through prototyping, validation, implementation, launch, and further iteration
  • Work alongside a world-class cross-functional team to build delightful products and experiences for millions
  • Be updated on the latest trends and technologies of the Android industry.
  • Build scalable Android software components optimised for big amounts of data
  • Help Lifesum get to the next level

Requirements

  • 3+ years of Android Development
  • You have worked on multiple mobile apps, ideally currently available on Google Play.
  • A scrappy, entrepreneurial attitude that gets high-quality projects done quickly
  • Ability to understand and debug large and complex code bases
  • Ability to collaborate with the design and back-end teams to ensure a great experience for our users
  • Be able to write elegant, readable, and well-documented code
  • Familiarity with OS-specific APIs and demonstrated experience launching production-ready code is a must.
  • Experience writing unit tests and testable code is a plus
  • Experience with multithreading programming is a plus
  • You are a team worker with excellent communication skills
  • Fluent (written and verbal) in English
  • It’s a plus if you have a passion for health and fitness

We offer you an international working environment filled with creative and ambitious colleagues.

If you think this sounds exciting, we'd love to hear from you. Send us your resume right away and please tell us why you are interested in this particular position and why Lifesum is the place you want to be.

Stockholm

Klarabergsviadukten 90
111 64 Stockholm
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contact@lifesum.com

Dynamic, inspiring, always learning

Lifesum is a hub of energy and excitement, with new developments and updates everyday as we evolve alongside the tech industry. Where there's less hierarchy, there's more responsibility, and working here means you need to be prepared to think on your feet and learn on the job. At Lifesum you'll develop knowledge and skills around broader issues and find yourself involved in everything from conception to completion, regardless of your job title.

  • The latest technology

    One of the great advantages of working with tech is being able to discover and play with new and exciting things all the time. It's important to us that we stay at the forefront of our field yes, but it's even more important to us healthy living is as simple as possible for the people using our app, and that's where tech plays a big role.

  • Shared success

    When you work at Lifesum, the success of the company is your success too. That's why each member of the Lifesum team is offered stock options, so when we do well, you'll really feel a part of it.

  • The benefits of a startup without the risk

    It's taken us a while to establish ourselves as a company, and we've come a long way from our initial startup days. While there might be less stress, the inspiring, creative pulse of a startup remains, so you can enjoy all the fun of a startup without the uncertainty.

  • A learning experience

    Working with health and tech can be a challenge, and as a result you'll learn a lot. It could be anything from collaborating with a user experience team to planning a launch in 12 countries at the same time, but you can rest assured that when you're with us, learning never stops.

    It's important to us that you have access to conferences, meetups, workshops and books. We know that if you're at the top of your game, it's easier for us to be at the top of ours.

Stockholm location, global culture

We’re a team of some Swedes, some German, some Icelandic, some Aussies, some Brazilian some Americans…the list goes on. We are team with over 20 different nationalities. Most importantly we’re a team, and that’s as real in the practical everyday realities of working with our product, as it is a title. We work collaboratively; always focused, having fun, and remembering that we need each other in order to create something of real value.

To date the app has 19 million registered users with new people joining daily. It’s important to us that as we grow - both as a company and as a team - our office remains a place of fun, creativity and great work.

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