Software Engineer - Android


Stockholm, SE
  • Job Type: Full-Time
  • Function: Engineering Software
  • Post Date: 05/03/2021
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  • Company Address: Kungsgatan 15, Stockholm, 11143

About Truecaller

People use Truecaller to stay ahead. 
It helps them know who’s getting in touch, filter out unwanted calls & SMS, and focus on what really matters. The company provides a suite of unique services such as a dialer that offers caller ID, spam detection, messaging and more. 
Truecaller’s mission is to build trust everywhere by making communication safe and efficient.

Job Description

Our mission is to build trust everywhere by making communication safe and efficient. We focus on bringing smart services with big social impact; like protecting people from fraud, harassment, and scam calls and messages, identifying new numbers from anywhere in the world, and building a space for trustworthy conversations with those that matter. Truecaller is loved by over 250 million people around the world and is growing very rapidly across regions.

Who we are:

    The  world’s #1 caller ID and spam blocking service for Android and iOS
    A team of 250+ people, from 30+ different nationalities, spread across our headquarters in Stockholm and offices in Bangalore, Mumbai, Gurgaon, and Nairobi.
    Backed by some of the most prominent investors in the world such as Sequoia Capital, Atomico, and Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers

We, in the Calling team deliver on our mission to provide trust by making communication safe and efficient. Awesome Calling experience for everyone’s calling needs is essential for Truecaller’s success and for our user’s satisfaction. Calling Team is one of the core teams of Truecaller. Our team has a deep knowledge of all aspects of Calling. Some of our flagship features are Dialer, Contacts, Call Logs, Truecaller Voice over IP, and Full-Screen Caller ID.

As an Android Developer, you are deeply involved in the whole cycle of product development on Android. Your contribution reaches 270 millions of our users across the world, which requires a solid focus on the end-user experience and usability. The work will involve everything from the implementation of complex features with a highly usable UI and ongoing improvements based on metrics while ensuring high standards of security and privacy.

What we expect from you:

    5+ years of experience in Android development, familiar with Java and Kotlin
    Good knowledge of Android SDK, different versions of Android, and how to deal with different screen sizes
    Familiarity with RESTful APIs to connect Android applications to back-end services
    Experience with offline storage, threading, and performance tuning
    Ability to understand business requirements and translate them into technical requirements
    Proficient understanding of code versioning tools, such as Git
    Fluent in English, in speaking and writing
    Experience in working with Agile methodologies
    Ability to make the right compromises to maximize early value delivery without compromising on quality

What will you do?

    Be involved in the whole cycle of product development on Android in the Calling team from idea generation to delivery and analysis.
    Write a simple, understandable, testable, and efficient code with a focus on solid technical stability and great user experience.
    Contribute to the implementation of complex features and design work within the team.
    Be part of cross-team technical initiatives, participate in, and contribute to the team’s Agile practices.
    Implement unit tests within the team’s responsibility area.

It would be great if you also have:

    Good knowledge of Android UI design principles, patterns
    Google’s Android design principles, and best practices
    Relevant experience in calling, Dialer, or inCall UI applications
    A knack for performance benchmarking and monitoring

Life at Truecaller - Behind the code:

Sounds like your dream job?

We will fill the position as soon as we find the right candidate, so please send your application as soon as possible. We are excited to hear from you, don’t hesitate to apply!

This position is based in Stockholm, Sweden. Full visa sponsorship and relocation assistance available for eligible candidates. Application in English. For more information please contact Aouri Pu our Talent Acquisition Partner via [email protected]

What we offer

    An international team - 30+ nationalities working together!
    Competitive salary
    Medical insurance
    Learning & sharing environment
    Flexible working hours
    Exciting company parties & team activities – Running team, Geek lunch!
    Start the day with fresh fruit and cereals
    Stay refreshed: get juice, tea, coffee, and soft drinks

Truecaller is an equal opportunity employer and values diversity within the company. We do not discriminate based on race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, or marital status.

Truecaller is an equal opportunity employer and value diversity company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, or marital status.

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