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Senior Android Engineer



Software Engineering
Barcelona, Spain · Tallinn, Estonia · Tartu, Estonia
Posted on Thursday, May 11, 2023
The Engineering team builds the software powering Veriff. We're cracking the online identity crisis in a scalable way, deploying excellence to keep Veriff on the cusp of innovation. It's a fast-paced market with many challenges. We need new talent on board to help us fill the gaps - bringing new ways of thinking into the team and, therefore, new possibilities.
We're seeking an experienced Senior Android Developer to address the pressing challenges of creating an SDK that is exceptionally reliable, secure, and performant across a broad range of devices. Our diverse clientele and expanding user base demand an SDK that excels not only on high-end devices but also on low-end devices, ensuring a seamless user experience. This role is essential in developing a lean, efficient, and scalable solution that can be effortlessly integrated with various partner applications. Your expertise will be vital in tackling the complexities of optimizing performance, enhancing security, and maintaining compatibility, helping Veriff stay at the forefront of the digital identity verification landscape.

You’ll help us protect honest people online by:

  • Designing, developing, and maintaining our Android SDK, ensuring optimal performance, security, and usability
  • Collaborating closely with cross-functional teams, including product managers, designers, and backend developers
  • Addressing the challenges of compatibility and performance across a wide range of devices, from low-end to high-end models
  • Implementing continuous integration and deployment (CI/CD) processes to streamline development, testing, and release cycles
  • Conducting code reviews, and providing constructive feedback to foster a culture of learning and continuous improvement
  • Staying current with industry trends and emerging technologies, integrating best practices and innovative solutions into our SDK
  • Proactively identifying and resolving potential bottlenecks to ensure the highest levels of reliability and stability
  • Contributing to the strategic direction of our Android development efforts, driving innovation and helping shape the future of Veriff's products and services

You are the right future Veriffian for the job if you have:

  • Proven experience as a Senior Android Developer, with a strong track record in developing and maintaining high-quality Android SDKs or applications
  • Expertise in Android frameworks, Kotlin, and Java, as well as familiarity with RESTful APIs and their integration into Android applications
  • Experience with Android testing frameworks, tools and processes, including unit, integration and performance tests
  • Solid understanding of mobile application architecture, design patterns, and best practices, with experience in optimising performance across various devices
  • Excellent problem-solving abilities, communication skills, and a collaborative mindset that fosters effective teamwork and continuous improvement

You’re an especially awesome match if you have:

  • Familiarity with Agile methodologies, Scrum, or Kanban, and their application in a fast-paced development environment
  • Knowledge of Continuous Integration and Continuous Deployment (CI/CD) processes and tools
  • Experience with other mobile development platforms, such as iOS or cross-platform frameworks like React Native or Flutter, broadening our team's expertise and versatility
  • Mobile application accessibility and inclusive design practices, ensuring our SDK caters to a diverse user base

We offer an opportunity to make a tangible impact on the future of digital identity verification while working alongside a diverse and talented team. As a part of our collaborative environment, you'll be encouraged to bring forward innovative ideas, contribute to cutting-edge projects, and stay up-to-date with the latest industry advancements. Additionally, we prioritise work-life balance and offer flexible working arrangements, ensuring that you can thrive both personally and professionally. Join Veriff and help shape the way millions trust and engage online while building a rewarding career in a company that values your skills and expertise.

Why Veriff?
We are the preferred identity verification platform partner for the world’s most innovative growth-driven organizations helping conveniently verify and safeguard users anywhere in the world. We support the broadest number of identity documents from nearly every country and territory in the world - and this is continually increasing! With a diverse team and offices in the United States, United Kingdom, Spain, and Estonia, as well as robust backing and funding from investors including Accel, Alkeon, IVP, Tiger Capital, and Y Combinator, we’re dedicated to helping businesses and individuals build a safer and more secure world. We strive to be the benchmark for trust online, and we take pride in being a positive force.
When you join Team Veriff, we offer you the opportunity to have a real impact and advance your career, while looking after you along the way with a range of benefits designed with you in mind. Some of our favorites include...
  • Flexibility to work from home
  • Stock options that ensure your share in our success
  • Comprehensive relocation support
  • Extensive medical, wellness coverage to ensure you’re feeling great physically and mentally
  • Learning and Development budget that you are free to tailor for your own needs
  • Six weeks of fully paid sabbatical leave after reaching your 3rd work anniversary
We are an Equal Opportunities employer committed to a diverse and representative team. Different opinions, perspectives and personalities push us forward. We want to hear from people who are passionate about their work and align with our values. Regardless of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status or disability. We also know the confidence gap and imposter syndrome can get in the way of meeting spectacular candidates - so rest assured, whoever you are, we want to hear from you!
Please be informed that in the final stage of the recruitment process we may request you to go through identity verification. For more information, please see Recruitment Privacy Policy.