Lead Android Developer

Pleasanton, CA, US, 94588

Company is working with a retail client that is looking for a Lead Android Developer to join their team for a long-term contract opportunity in Pleasanton, CA. This role will be 6-months to start and has the possibility to convert to a full-time role. This position can also be 100% remote as long as you are able to work PST hours within the US.


  • In this role, the Lead Android Developer will drive innovation and design solutions for consumer facing Android mobile applications
  • Provide technical leadership in end to end design, development, and testing of solutions
  • Work with technical leads, managers and Product stakeholders to define and manage the technical roadmap
  • The Lead Android Developer will prepare and present potential technical solutions and advise the business on approach and tradeoffs
  • Work with developers, business analysts and subject matter experts to understand the complex technological system in order to produce integrated end-to-end solution options
  • Provide high level effort estimates in the absence of detailed requirements
  • As a Lead Android Developer, you will participate in the definition and implementation standards for mobile development
  • 4-year degree (Computer Science, Information Systems or relational functional field) and/or equivalent combination of education or work experience
  • 8+ years of overall programming experience
  • 4+ years of Android development experience
  • Strong hands-on experience building consumer facing mobile solutions for Android
  • Hands-on experience with Kotlin
  • Sound understanding of MVVM architectural pattern
  • Hands on experience with RESTful APIs
  • Behavior driven development experience
  • Database Management through Room DB &/or SQL DB
  • Experience in version control through GitHub
  • Deep knowledge of scalability, security and maintainability of high-volume mobile applications
  • Strong analytical, problem-solving, leadership and decision-making skills
  • Ability to communicate and drive highly complex technology solutions to broad audiences within and outside of IT through diagrams, written and verbal presentations and communication
  • Ability to work independently
  • Experience with react Javascript is a big plus

Company is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.

Apply here with ITWQG2040887 as the reference code.