As an Android Engineer, your goal will be to design, architecture and implement libraries to ease the integration of Algolia on Android. We want you to build state of the art components ready to be used by thousands of developers, reaching millions of mobile users.
The team is composed of engineers with different backgrounds and experience both in the industry and academia. The diversity works in our favor and you should increase it by bringing your experience, your knowledge and your point of view. Thinking differently is a plus, not a minus. We’re transparent inside the team both about our success and our failures. This way we learn, we accept our weaknesses and continuously strive to improve both personally and professionally.
Coming right from Paul-Louis who is working in the Android team: "Handling our open-source mobile libraries is a great challenge: We get to build tools that help developers make the most out of our engine. This brings a lot of interesting challenges from mobile UX to developer experience, we get to learn a lot on these topics and we are free to find the best solutions and right tools to solve them!"
Your role will consist of: Develop further InstantSearch Android, Algolia’s widget library to ease the implementation of instant search experiences on AndroidMaintain Algolia's Android API Client
Hack various demos/prototypes integrating our engine (data scraping/crawling, engine configuration, UX + design) on mobileHave fun helping us deliver unique search experiences everywhere!
For Paul-Louis : "On a typical morning, I'm either designing new features with my team, implementing something new in a library, reviewing my teammates' contributions, or replying to our libraries' users."
NICE TO HAVE:Mobile web experience (Cordova, React Native…)Experimenting with other tech around Android (Kotlin, Litho, ...)
We’re looking for someone who can live our values:GRIT - Problem-solving and perseverance capability in an ever-changing and growing environmentTRUST - Willingness to trust our co-workers and to take ownershipCANDOR - Ability to receive and give constructive feedback.CARE - Genuine care about other team members, our clients and the decisions we make in the company.HUMILITY- Aptitude for learning from others, putting ego aside.
Benefits: Private Medical InsuranceLife and Disability InsuranceBusiness Travel InsuranceRelocation supportCompany Canteen (high standard)Flexible work hours and unlimited time off
Perks: Competitive pay and equityYour choice of computer, phone, keyboard, headphones, you name it. Everything you need to be efficient!Coaching and sponsorship to participate and speak at leading industry conferencesOngoing professional education opportunities through internal & external workshops, including public speaking, language learning (English/French)Fun: we spend time together — team building, socializing and making tools that encourage getting to know teammates across offices and continentsCharitable contribution matching Unique referral rewards program: refer a candidate, and we’ll donate to your charity of choiceCorporate flats available for the first months of relocation and when you travel to different officesFully stocked kitchensTeam workoutsMeals & happy hours