Twitch

Software Engineer - Android

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About Us

Launched in 2011, Twitch is a global community that comes together each day to create multiplayer entertainment: unique, live, unpredictable experiences created by the interactions of millions. We bring the joy of co-op to everything, from casual gaming to world-class esports to anime marathons, music, and art streams. Twitch also hosts TwitchCon, where we bring everyone together to celebrate, learn, and grow their personal interests and passions. We’re always live at Twitch. Stay up to date on all things Twitch on LinkedIn, Twitter and on our Blog.

About the Role

Twitch's Community Engagement group is responsible for features and products to help our users understand, build, and recognize their communities. We intend to experiment and succeed at achieving this goal with mobile features. As a Mobile Engineer, you will drive key features, advise engineering and product leaders, and mentor other mobile engineers.

You will report to the Engineering Manager within Community Engagement.

You Will:

  • Develop and deliver new product features for our Android application
  • Improve engineering processes and tools to increase team effectiveness
  • Work across both technical and business-focused teams to deliver value to our creators and viewers
  • Guide mobile development across the Community Engagement organization

You Have:

  • 2+ years of Android development experience
  • Strong proficiency with Kotlin and the Android development ecosystem
  • Ability to communicate complicated technical problems to both technical and business audiences

Bonus Points

  • Bachelor's degree or above in Computer Science or relevant field
  • Experience with community-focused features
  • Familiarity or experience working with GraphQL APIs

Perks

  • Medical, Dental, Vision & Disability Insurance
  • 401(k), Maternity & Parental Leave
  • Flexible PTO
  • Commuter Benefits
  • Amazon Employee Discount
  • Monthly Contribution & Discounts for Wellness Related Activities & Programs (e.g., gym memberships, off-site massages),
  • Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner Served Daily
  • Free Snacks & Beverages 

Pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance, we will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records.

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at Twitch. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status, or other legally protected status.

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