Android Developer

Android Developer

Do you want to build apps used by millions of users everyday? We are looking for a smart and experienced Android Developer to join the POF team. Are you creative and enthusiastic developer with strong coding skills and a passion for technology? If this sounds like you, please drop us a line!

We're Plentyoffish Media, the world leader in online dating with over 100 million members and growing. Come join our team of driven and passionate professionals and become a part of a recognized and cutting-edge company!

So, what will you do?

• Work with a talented team of mobile developers to create apps that encourage social interactions and help form real relationships
• Make world class apps, used by millions of users across the globe everyday
• Ensure applications are maintained with optimal performance and scalability
• You will work within our small development team, and be part of the full product cycle making decisions and building software that changes the way millions of people use their mobile devices
• Participate in a highly collaborative environment, we want you to share your expertise!

What does our ideal candidate look like?

• BS Computer Science or equivalent combination of education and professional work experience
• Between 3 and 5 years of professional programming experience
• A basic understanding of Java development on Android platform
• Good understanding of Android fundamentals
• Experienced in writing clean and maintainable code with strong understanding of multi-threading, networking and design patterns
• In depth experience in building and shipping complex Android Applications to Google Play (must have shipped or contributed to at least 1 app in Google Play or history of open source contributions)
• Capability of building, debugging, profiling and optimizing Android Apps
• Understanding of design guidelines for touch enabled platforms and experience in UI implementation
• Capable of multitasking and ability to manage projects
• Solid written and verbal communication skills

Bonus Points

• Strong working knowledge of SQL and internet network technologies
• Experience in the social networking, dating, or other subscription-based business is a plus
• Testing experience on Android is a definite plus

What's it like to work at POF?

• We have a fun and casual culture
• We have frequent outings to local restaurants and our Christmas party is legendary!
• Our office is stocked with snacks and beverages
• Great downtown location with easy access to transit
• In-office yoga twice a week
• Awesome state-of-the-art office with fantastic views

Date Posted:
Sep 23, 2015 11:37 AM PDT
PlentyOfFish (

PlentyOfFish (
Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada

PlentyOfFish is the world’s largest online dating site, with over 80 million registered users. Beginning as a small start-up out of CEO and founder Markus Frind’s apartment in 2003, it soon revolutionized the online dating industry as the first free site. Since its inception, PlentyOfFish has offered the first and most advanced matching system in the industry and a series of personalized... more