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Plentyoffish Media ULC

Senior Android Engineer

Vancouver, BC
Full Time
4 days ago
Founded in Vancouver, Canada in 2003, Plenty of Fish is one of the early pioneers in the online dating industry, with one of the largest and most diverse communities of singles. We're one of the top revenue-driving brands in the Match Group (comprised of Tinder, OkCupid, Hinge and
We love what we do, and have the ability to profoundly impact millions of people's lives every single day! Named one of BC’s Top Employers, Plenty of Fish is a great place to build friendships, grow your career and collaborate with top talent.
As an Android Engineer, you will be a part of a cross functional product squad at Plenty Of Fish. You will have the opportunity to build and maintain features that are used by millions of users daily. We have a team of passionate and focused engineers who work in a fast paced development environment, believe in collaboration, are easy going and fun to work with.
Please Note: You will have a choice of being Remote-First OR Office-First.
Remote First: You will have the option to work remotely from the Lower Mainland area, but we will require attendance at our downtown Vancouver office for quarterly planning, important meetings, team get togethers or whenever you want to "crew together" IRL!
Office-First: You will get to work from our downtown Vancouver office 2-3 days a week, and work remotely the remainder of the week!

So, what will you do?
    • Work with a passionate team of engineers to create apps that encourage social interactions and help form real relationships
    • You will be working on features that create the trust needed, so the interactions between our members are true, honest, and real. You will also build the tools to keep our members as safe as possible on and off-platform
    • Work alongside other engineers to help architect, build and iterate on major components and new product features for our Android App used by millions of users around the globe every day
    • Collaborate in a cross-functional environment and share your expertise to help solve complex problems at a large scale
    • Proactively identify areas for improvement, diagnose issues and collaborate with other team members to resolve them
    • Partner closely with design and product teams to continuously improve our Android application
    • Work in a data-driven environment implementing AB tests and working with analytical application data
    • Actively contribute to the codebase powering one of the top social applications on Google Play
    • Work with Modern Android Architecture: Jetpack libraries, Coroutines, Flow
You'll be a match for this role if you have..
    • You have a BS Computer Science or equivalent combination of education and professional work experience
    • 4+ years of professional development experience on Android
    • In-depth experience in building and shipping complex Android applications using Kotlin & Java. Our code base is 74% Kotlin and keeps growing
    • A strong understanding of object-oriented programming principles, design patterns, multithreading, and networking
    • Knowledge of debugging, profiling and optimizing Android Apps for performance
    • The skill of writing clean, maintainable and testable code and maintain high standards of code quality
    • Experience in building apps consuming REST APIs
    • You can multitask, manage competing priorities and are comfortable with change, you also love to learn and are always up to date with changes to Android OS, SDK and ecosystem
Why Plenty of Fish?
We're recognized as one of BC's Top Employers 2022!
We have remote options available
Generous vacation, flex days, professional development days 
RRSP matching, and employee stock purchase plan 
Professional development budget and unlimited access to Udemy from the day one
Match Group mentorship program
Maternity & parental leave top up and fertility preservation benefits
Extended health & dental benefits from day one
Corporate ClassPass membership and other wellness benefits 
And many more on our careers page
Our Values
Be Proud - It's OUR sh*p. Own it! We see challenges as opportunities and take action.
Make Waves - We profoundly impact millions of peoples' lives, every day.
Dive Deep - We empathize with our members and use data to surface smart decisions.
Crew Together - We love what we do, have fun, and are free to be ourselves.
Want To Dive Deeper?
We’re committed to creating an equal and inclusive environment; we welcome all crew (and prospective crew) members regardless of race, colour, ancestry, place of origin, political belief, religion, marital status, family status, physical or mental disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, conviction unrelated to employment, or any other prohibited ground of discrimination recognized by applicable law.  Plenty of Fish is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace.