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Android Engineer - Internship (6 months)



Software Engineering
Paris, France
Posted on Saturday, August 26, 2023
Our mission? Creating the finance solution that energizes SMEs and freelancers, so they can achieve more. We simplify everything from everyday banking to bookkeeping and spend management. At Qonto, we’re passionate about creating the best product, so if you’re looking for an ambitious team that’s revolutionizing an old-fashioned industry, get in touch!
Our journey: Alexandre and Steve launched Qonto in July 2017. Since then, the team has earned the trust of more than 400,000 customers and opened offices in Paris, Berlin, Milan, and Barcelona. Last summer, we joined forces with Penta, a market leader based in Berlin and Belgrade, forming a united team of 1,300 Qontoers. We also made it to the LinkedIn Top Companies French ranking!
Our values:
Ambition | We tackle big challenges. No matter what.
Teamwork | We create momentum by working together, at the same speed.
Mastery | We pursue excellence through continuous learning. We face challenges with humility. Every day.
Integrity | We're open. We're honest. And we earn the trust of our clients and each other.
You can find out more about the Qonto Way here.
Our beliefs: Our goal at Qonto is to create a warm and welcoming environment where individuals from all walks of life can truly thrive. We've gone above and beyond to ensure that every applicant is evaluated solely based on their skills and potential, rather than their gender, ethnicity, age, (dis)ability, or any other irrelevant factor. Our team consists of 49% international individuals, with 44% women and 20% parents. With this diversity, we are a powerful force! Join us in our mission to build a workplace that celebrates diversity and embraces individuality. Discover the steps we took to create a discrimination-free hiring process.
Our career track: At Qonto, we cherish your unique skills, breaking away from conventional labels like "senior" or "director," and instead, offering personalized career tracks and expertise levels from 1 to 9 that truly celebrate your impact!
We are currently looking for our next end-of-study interns (Bac +4/5), working from our office located in Paris.
The Mobile engineering team at Qonto currently has over 100 highly skilled engineers, from all over the world, working closely in cross-functional teams to shape our finance solutions. As they help craft the best polished mobile user experiences, each Mobile developer is empowered to challenge and influence the direction of the features they are working on.
👩‍💻🧑‍💻 As an Android Engineering Intern at Qonto, you will
💡 Build innovative new features in a fast-paced environment by working on critical high-quality features (both architecture and UI) for our end users, with cutting-edge technologies while keeping a high level of code quality and UI/unit tests across our app, as well as maintaining our strong engineering culture
📈 Help scale our robust mobile codebase and solve complex problems by participating in ongoing initiatives (app modularization, migration to compose, build time reduction, and many more)
🎙 Participate in the discussions on the strategy & vision for our product by being fully involved and integrated into our cross-functional organization (Tech, Product & Design)
📖 Learn and grow by getting continuous feedback to improve your skills (both technical and on your ways of working) and opportunities (management is not the only way to go up in the ladder, we also have a full career path dedicated to technical expertise)
Click 👉here 👈 to read an interview of Jelena, Android Engineer @ Qonto!
💻 Our stack
🤖 Android
Our app is 100% written in Kotlin and based on MVVM & Clean architecture, using the Coordinator pattern, Coroutines and Flows. We have started challenging initiatives such as modularization, reducing the build time, migrating towards Jetpack Compose. Our CI is composed of Gitlab, Firebase (distribution, Test Lab) and Sonar.
A high focus on tech quality is done :
Using Clean Code / SOLID principles
Investing effort on tests: 14000+ units tests, 1400 UITests, 3000 Snapshot tests
Following a component approach, using our design system.
Want to know more about the mobile team's performance indicator? Click 👉here 👈
🤝 Your future Lead
Your Lead will be Adrien, who is the Android team lead in the Pricing cross-functional team.
His background?
Starting his career as a software engineer 9 years ago, Adrien has had an interest in coding since the age of 13. In recent years, he worked in the ridesharing space, working in a mobile team that grew from 20 individuals to 200. He joined Qonto one year ago where he is now an Android team lead.
What does he bring to the team?
Together with the other Mobile leads and heads of (Guillaume & Sylvain), Adrien continuously improves the team’s operating system to reduce waste, reach top quality in our product, and grow team members towards proficiency.
🏅About You
You are comfortable with English
You are looking for your end-of-study internship in Paris
You are product-minded: You are committed to building a great experience for our users
You have some experience coding in Kotlin or building native Android applications (from a school or a personal project, a previous internship etc.)
You understand the principles of why and how to test code
You are curious, open-minded, and eager to learn
At Qonto we understand that true diversity isn't just about ticking boxes on a hiring checklist. Apply regardless of the boxes you tick! Who knows? You may have the missing piece of the puzzle we've been searching for all along.
⚠️ Certain of our perks and benefits are only available to employees on permanent contracts
🎁 Perks
A laptop. An inclusive work environment. A tailor-made career track. And so much more to help you succeed.
- Monthly team events
- Tailor-made remote work policy depending on the job you apply for
- 25 days of paid leave + 5 Qonto days or 25 days of paid leave + 10 RTT +/-
- Alan health insurance, Moka Care to take care of your mental health, and Gymlib for sports and wellness activities
- A Swile lunch card: 50% covered
- A progressive parenthood policy as part of our commitment to the Parental Act (1 in 6 of Qonto employees is a parent!) and childcare benefits with selected partners
💪 Our hiring process:
- Interviews with your Talent Acquisition Manager and future managers
- A remote exercise to demonstrate your skills and give you a taste of what working at Qonto could be like
We will send you an interview guide so you can best prepare yourself.
On average our process lasts 20 working days and offers usually follow within 48 hours 🤞
Thank you for considering joining Qonto. We cannot wait to learn more about you!
One last thing. We recently raised 486M€ in our Series D to ensure we keep growing safely, despite the current economic environment looking a bit gloomy. We revealed our plans for the future here.
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