Mobile Software Engineer (Android)

Ongo

Mobile Software Engineer (Android)

San Francisco, CA
Full Time
Paid
  • Responsibilities

    WHAT IS ONGO?

    Ongo is building the platform for reprogramming human behavior. We use code, content, and science to make the healthy choice the easy choice. We've built a range of beautiful, interactive mobile products that help health experts improve the reach and depth of the interactions they have with their communities.

    We're backed by passionate investors who have built multiple billion dollar companies, and we're working with some of the leading experts in the world. We're excited about the opportunity to make a real and measurable impact on health!

    What's the position?

    MOBILE SOFTWARE ENGINEER (ANDROID).

    You'll be among the first engineers in the company, working closely with a passionate team of scientists, engineers, and designers to develop beautiful Android mobile apps that will be used to make measurable improvements to people's lives. You'll be responsible for developing new features, fixing bugs, and making performance optimizations for our mobile products.

    So who are you?

    You're passionate about making a positive impact on global health. You love to work closely with designers to develop mockups for new features. You love iterating, re-factoring and improving your code. You can't stand bugs and performance issues. You understand the value of thoroughly testing and documenting your code.

    At a minimum, you meet the following qualifications:

    • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related technical field, or equivalent practical experience
    • Demonstrable experience in writing quality software for mobile applications for Android
    • Fluency in the following programming languages: Java, Kotlin
    • Familiarity with the following tools and technologies: git, Android Studio

    In addition, the following is a big plus:

    • Demonstrable experience in shipping quality Android mobile applications, particularly related to health and wellness.
    • Strong understanding of computer science fundamentals
    • Strong written and verbal communication skills
    • Experience working with remote teams
    • Experience working in an early-stage startup or equivalent environment
    • Portfolio or GitHub account of past projects, including personal hobbies
    • Familiarity with one or more of the following programming languages: Javascript, Python, Objective C/C++, Swift

    WHAT ARE THE RESPONSIBILITIES?

    If you're chosen to join our team, you'll have the opportunity to build exciting new products from the ground up in a well-supported company. You'll drive impactful, day-to-day engineering decisions. You'll implement new features, fix bugs, and make continuous performance improvements to our codebases.

    Are there benefits?

    You bet there are! You'll get competitive salary and equity. We're a health company, so we care about that stuff -- you'll also get great medical and dental coverage. And we emphasize the importance of taking care of your overall health -- we'd be hypocrites not to!

    There are also plenty of opportunities for you to continue to grow in your career through conferences, training, and more. Plus, you'll get to work with some great people!