Android Developer

Android Developer

 If you want to change the world, work on a platform that is growing like mad and is impacting the lives of millions, we want to hear from you!

 This is an opportunity to work with the 2014 Canadian Startup of the year! Please check out this great article about VarageSale.

 VarageSale is an online marketplace that brings people together to buy, sell and connect with their local community ( Our addicted user base is growing rapidly and we're poised to impact a lot of lives!


The Role: 

We are looking for an awesome Android Dev to join our tightly-knit Mobile team to help us build some amazing innovative new features and deliver a brand new user experience on our highly successful Android app (4.4 average rating in the Play Store!)


  • Develop and own our Android application and push the boundaries of readable, well-tested, high-performing code that makes you proud to show the app to your friends
  • Unit-test developed code for general reliability and elegance
  • Participate in software code reviews to ensure the creation of high quality, compact, readable code by all team members
  • Participate in the full-cycle software development from requirements through to deployment
  • Collaborate closely with other engineers responsible for API, Web, and iOS apps to define, design, and ship new features


  • Deep experience with Java and Android SDK
  • Outstanding debugging skills and ability to develop for and around a variety of Android devices and their quirks elegantly
  • Have shipped Android applications bonus if they were consumer focused
  • Understand common Android design patterns and underlying platform APIs
  • Deep understanding of the of the Java Garbage Collection and it's fundamental principles; ability to optimize memory usage as it relates to Android


  • Environmentally conscious and strong belief into “less is more”
  • Passion and appreciation for great design and exceptional UI/UX
  • Experience with Ruby on Rails or other server-side technologies.
  • If you'd like to work on something meaningful, where your work matters and is used by thousands of people, please get in touch!


Date Posted:
Apr 28, 2015 4:16 PM PDT

Toronto, Ontario, Canada

VarageSale is high growth online marketplace - our platform allows members to buy and sell items in a trusted, local environment. more