Looking out for seasoned Android Developers who can contribute to the development of the app used by millions of people all over the world, apply for this job!
We’re a team of 5,000 ambitious, curious people building marketplace platforms that make it super easy for anyone to buy and sell almost anything, boosting local economies.
Working at OLX
We have a clear ambition to improve people’s lives by bringing them together for win-win exchanges. This inspiring purpose has helped us build one of the world’s leading Internet companies.
This combination of business and purpose attracts a certain type of person. If you’ve got an entrepreneurial drive and think you can use that drive to contribute to our purpose, then we’d love to empower you to be successful.
Working at OLX means being part of an entrepreneurial culture that is open to new ideas, new ambition and new opportunities.
You will be joining a fast-growing organisation that empowers you to be successful and improve the lives of others.
At OLX we improve people’s lives by bringing them together for win-win exchanges. Sellers win. Buyers win. Communities win.
OLX wins. And most of all, you win. Being part of something special. In an open culture that encourages own initiatives, growth and entrepreneurial spirits.
We believe in creating a richer world by empowering people. Every day millions of people across the globe use OLX to buy and sell goods.
We serve over 350 million unique users every month. We generate traffic of over 11+ billion monthly page views in more than 40 countries.
What responsibilities will you get when working with us?
Research & Planning - Collaborate with cross-functional teams to design innovative solutions and opportunities within our problem domain.
Keeping up to date with industry trends and new technologies
Technology Design - Further the efforts in developing a world-class mobile application with clean and maintainable architecture
Development Process - Be a driver in establishing the right tools, coding standards and practices and produce high quality software at the right speed
Team - Cultivate the team culture, keeping in mind our company values
Work closely with different stakeholders and peers to deliver based on our vision
Assist and implement tech solutions
Work in a mentoring capacity within a peer-programming environment and provide guidance on tasks, irrespective of complexity or scale;
Handle the entire software development life cycle, end to end
Unit-test code for robustness, include edge cases, usability and reliability.
Helps develop more junior team members by onboarding & mentoring them.
Participates in recruitment and talent attraction programmes.
Work in a lean structure, experiment-driven manner, and participate in the design of such experiments
What will you need to be successful in this role?
BE / B.Tech / M.Tech or equivalent from a reputed institutes.
Good knowledge of SOLID principles.
A deep understanding of Java, Android SDK and SQLite.
Experience with Android Studio and Gradle building scripts, and a current view on the Android development landscape
Experience with third party libraries and APIs
A solid understanding of RESTful services and of the different caching techniques.
A good Understanding of MVC, MVP & MVVM patterns.
In-depth understanding of free and open-source android libraries as Dagger, RxJava and local storage etc.
In depth knowledge trade-offs of fast iteration cycles on mobile apps, e.g. feature flags, A / B tests, multiple versions of functionality in the app.
Test Driven mindset with emphasis on code quality, working in a TDD driven environment
Experience with agile development practices (Scrum)
Experience with Continuous Integration and Continuous Delivery pipelines (nice to have)
Experimentation Driven development (nice to have)
Knowledge of Kotlin language is a plus.
Track record on mentoring and providing support to other engineers and sharing revolutionary best practices to the team.
Good team player, however also be able to work independently and lead initiatives
Be able to communicate in English (oral and written)
Used to working in international environment
Has worked in a Product Development environment (nice to have)
What we’ll give you :
A thrill of building and managing global products that is used daily by millions world over.
Learning is not just on the job, but we have dedicated training budgets to upskill our engineers.
Global Product and Tech culture. With 5 technology centers world over collaborating together, the experience and learning increased manifold.
Openness and Ownership. You build, you deploy and you manage. 360 degree view of entire product development process.
Great peers and teams. With people joining us from Amazon, Google, Snapdeal, Adobe & other top start-ups in India and top companies across the globe , we have a great team.
What you need to know about us :
At OLX Group we have a clear ambition to empower millions of people across the globe by helping them connect and share their goods and services.
This inspiring purpose has helped us build one of the world’s leading Internet companies. This combination of business and purpose attracts a certain type of person.
If you’ve got an entrepreneurial drive and think you can use that drive to contribute to our purpose, then we’d love to empower you to be successful.
OLX is a part of the OLX Group, a global product and tech company with 17 brands, +40 countries, +5000
people and one mindset.
Our mission is to make it super easy for people to buy and sell almost anything, boosting local economies.
We are proud to be different, and we work differently too. We combine the spirit and agility of a start-up
with the maturity that comes from being part of a 100-year-old company.
We are curious, ambitious and allergic to corporate interference. We improvise, experiment and push
each other further, embracing uncertainty and driving change.