Android Mobile Developer
This position includes hands-on development. Take part in architecture conversations and represent the Android team in a key part of our business. Our product is the industry leading mobile platform for the world’s highest profile events. As an Android expert, you would research, and advise our product roadmap as part of your day to day activities. This ambitious team is not just looking to deliver the best event apps – but to push the limits of what Android is capable of. This is a full-time role based in our Vancouver head office.
Eventbase is the leading mobile technology platform for events. Half of the top 20 technology companies in the world trust Eventbase to power their event apps. Current customers include IBM, Cisco, Microsoft, SAP, Amgen, Century 21, ESPN and TD Ameritrade. We also power official apps for many of the largest events on earth including SXSW, CES, Comic-Con, Sundance and three Olympic Games.
The Eventbase Platform is uniquely positioned to meet the needs of global enterprises. We deliver visually-rich and engaging mobile event apps that can support the entire portfolio of conferences and meetings that an enterprise hosts every year. Eventbase is a leader in innovation, pioneering the “Intelligent Event App” with technologies such as an Advanced Chat Bot and Recommendation Engine, and the use of proximity beacons for Hyper-local Networking and Indoor Location. We've been named “Best Event App” by the Event Technology Awards for three consecutive years.
WHAT YOU'LL DO
- Hands-on-development for a sophisticated, highly customizable Android software platform
- Collaborate with the Android and mobile development team
- Contribute to our Agile environment with daily standups, retrospectives, and planning
- Work in an exceptionally collaborative environment utilising a number of best practices including architectural reviews, pull requests, automated builds, and with dedicated Architects, UX/IA, and QA experts
- Help architect superior software by championing unit tests and automated testing
WHO YOU ARE
- Experienced Android developer with examples of innovative Android apps in the Play store you have participated in creating
- Excellent knowledge of SQL
- Knowledge of asynchronous network calls, threads, web services etc.
- Understanding of design patterns, algorithms and an eye for elegant engineering
- Team player with a collaborative attitude – willing to learn, share and teach
We work hard and smart, and insist on having fun. Our cool Yaletown office provides a casual work environment with a few office dogs and an in-house barista.
Additionally, each member of our team is eligible for our unique Ticket To Ride and Professional Development program! This gives you the chance to experience an event we build the app for to gain first-hand knowledge and see our hard work in action!