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Software Engineer, Android


Shibuya-ku, Tokyo
    💴 No salary range given
    🏡 Partially remote
    🧪 Minimum years of experience unspecified
    💬 No Japanese required
    🌏 Japan residents only
    🧳 No relocation support

About Drivemode

Drivemode Shibuya-ku, Tokyo

Drivemode has built a mobile-based connected vehicle platform which integrates directly with the vehicle to bring key communication and navigation features, while putting your vehicle’s data right at your fingertips. Our products are used by millions of riders and drivers in over 150 countries.

Key benefits

  • Small team that plays big
  • Language learning support
  • Brand new office

About the position

As a member of our Android development team, your responsibility is to conduct deep technical evaluation of hardware integrations that will increase driver’s safety while also delivering pixel-perfect UI to provide a rich connected driving experience.

We are looking for proactive and highly motivated mobile app engineers with deep knowledge of the frameworks and tools they use, experience building mobile apps, and a strong desire to learn and grow. We look forward to hearing from you!

You Will Do:

  • Integrate in-vehicle solutions with hardware products and API partners
  • Work directly with product and UX design teams to refine product specs
  • Design and implement solutions to improve app quality and development processes
  • Develop prototypes and proof of concept apps quickly

Qualifications - Required:

  • Strong object-oriented software development experience
  • Experience in building consumer facing Android apps in Kotlin and Java
  • Strong architectural skills and API design techniques to keep a clean and maintainable code base
  • Deep understanding of Android frameworks and Jetpack libraries
  • Experience with automated unit and integration testing
  • Ability to communicate with team members in English (written and spoken)

Qualifications - Preferred:

  • Familiarity with Android Bluetooth APIs
  • Experience with building CI enviroments and use of static analysis tools to improve code quality
  • Being familiar with Agile development environment
  • Experience with localization and internationalization of apps
  • Designing of APIs, database schemas and backend systems

Hiring Process

  1. 1

    Resume screening and online screening test

  2. 2

    1st Technical interview with a hiring team

  3. 3

    2-3 more interviews with the management

Meet Drivemode's Developers

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Hacking Android at Drivemode

with Tompee Balauag

Tompee Balauag describes what it’s like to work as an Android developer at Drivemode, where he and the other developers regularly push the limits of Android devices.

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Developer culture at Drivemode

with Javier Blanco

Javier Blanco talks about what it’s like being an Android developer at Drivemode, including the international culture, flexible environment, and the ability to shape the direction of the product.

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