52 Limited is a digital staffing agency with an industry-leading focus on the creative + technology space. We exclusively place tech and creative talent in direct-hire, contract-to-hire, and contract roles with our clients in Portland, Seattle, Austin, and San Francisco.
We are looking for a Lead Android Developer for a full time hybrid position with a client in Portland, Oregon.
Our client’s group works with internal engineering groups, external vendors, and the open-source community to identify and integrate emerging technologies into future vehicle product lines. Every day they work to close the gap between fast paced, highly available cloud services and the multifaceted challenges of a rolling, embedded platform. They work closely with embedded systems tools, silicon-to-pixel CI/CD toolchains, and higher-level languages to craft and build initial versions of production software that can be scaled out to other offices and external vendors for completion.
They believe the world of web services and data-driven applications can advise how embedded systems need to evolve. They are working to extend their customers’ user experience in modern portable devices to include their vehicles.
DAY TO DAY:
Design/ architect and implement software systems to meet desired user experience, functional, and security requirements.
Ensure code quality and standard compliance through documentation in code comments, wikis, written reports, among other formats of functional code and project findings
Work closely with Product and Project management teams, designers, and other development teams to ensure successful completion of projects, acting as a technical leader
Drive technical input to the ideation, discovery, and scoping processes in creating and grooming their pipeline of projects
Own development, implementation, and maintenance for Mobile Application, DevOps tools, and
processes, coordinating these with peers across JLR's global development sites
Liaise with internal and external stakeholders and technical experts to support project execution
Lead multiple projects and teams
Provide training and support to other members of the team
Other duties as assigned
WE’D LIKE TO HEAR FROM YOU IF YOU HAVE:
Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience required
5+ years professional level development experience in Android
Lead CI/CD development & maintenance
Java experience required
Git experience required
Kotlin Experience required
Experience building and maintaining continuous integration tools is required
Experience working within team and with outside suppliers/vendors is required
Professional Agile experience required
You must be resourceful, conscientious, and self-motivated
You must be capable of building and maintaining strong relationships while advocating for meaningful improvements to their customer experiences.