Software Development Engineer

Short Description

Hike Messenger is looking for a Software Development Engineer who has deep knowledge of Collections, Algorithms and well-known application frameworks.

Job Description

If you've made it till here, you're probably still interested in the role.

As a Software Development Engineer - Android, you will:
  • Work as a Senior Product Engineer, and deliver end to end experiences on hike's Android App
  • Showcase strong coding abilities and experience with Java and Android SDK
  • Design & code review, troubleshoot & help on issues
  • Write model code for functional and nonfunctional requirements and help improve the code quality standard across the team
  • Own end to end Engineering Metrics for the Areas you work on

Sounds Like You?
  • You are a B.Tech/M.Tech in Computer Science
  • Proficiency in Kotlin, Git, and Gradle are a big plus
  • You have deep knowledge of Collections, Algorithms and well-known application frameworks
  • You have a strong understanding of object-oriented software development and design patterns
  • You have exposure to MVVM and Android Architecture components.
  • You have working experience with popular third-party libraries for networking, image handling, etc
  • You have an understanding of large and complex code bases, including API design techniques to help keep them clean and maintainable
  • You have knowledge of multithreading and memory management
  • You are well versed with Automation, preferably using Espresso
  • You have a solid understanding of implementing Continuous Integration and Continuous Delivery principles

  • A flat and transparent culture
  • Flexible working hours - No fixed Checkin/Checkout
  • Unlimited Snacks, food, and drinks on the house
  • Tools of the trade - MacBook, Latest Softwares
  • Monthly Communication Reimbursement
  • Best learning and development opportunities
  • A chance to have a big impact early in your career

Software Development Engineer
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Hike Messenger (stylized as hike M E S S E N G E R) is a cross-platform instant messaging service for smartphones that use the internet for communication. In addition to text messaging, users can send each other graphical stickers,[6] emoticons, images, videos, audios, files, voice messages, contacts and user location.

Hike was launched on 12 December 2012 [7] and raised its first round of funding of $7 million from Bharti SoftBank in April 2013. Hike is a joint venture between Bharti Enterprises and SoftBank.[8] On 16 August 2016 Hike raised $175 million in a new round of funding led by Tencent & Foxconn. After raising this round Hike Messenger reached the valuation of $1.4 Billion.[9] Hike's founder is Kavin Bharti Mittal.[10]