Android Developer (Senior – Staff)

Android Developer (Senior - Staff)

N/A Id: 17550 - Permanent

IT/IQ Tech Recruiters is seeking an ANDROID DEVELOPER to join our client in VANCOUVER, BC (FULLY REMOTE – ACROSS CANADA)

Why work with our client?

  • Full Remote work from anywhere in Canada (work PST hours)
  • Unlimited Vacation!
  • Huge growth opportunities
  • One of the largest next.JS sites in North America
  • Quick moving company that is always open to change and new ideas from employees
  • They empower their employees to use different products and tools to determine what the best way to do things is.


  • You will design, build and own core functionality that helps other teams scale and accelerate execution, such as design systems, reusable components, performance monitoring and development tools.
  • Execute in the team’s roadmap that supports the mobile strategy of scaling as an organization.
  • You will be a mentor with substantial autonomy who will work with others to enable collaboration and high velocity execution, with technical excellence.
  • Design development and testing tools that move quality to the left and help accelerate our product teams.
  • Build with testing best practices to enable us to iterate quickly.
  • Work collaboratively in a cross-functional team to contribute and lead each step of the product development process: from ideation to release; rapidly prototyping, experimenting and delivering solutions that can scale to support millions of users.
  • Define and evolve the architecture, design and implementation of consumer facing experiences using clean architecture principles.
  • Build a stable and scalable architecture using modern patterns to deliver a first-class mobile product.
  • Mentors and actively seeks to level up their teammates.
  • Build with testing best practices to enable us to iterate quickly.

 Top Skills Required

  • +5 years of experience as a software engineer in the tech industry, and building products at scale.
  • +3 years of experience developing native mobile applications and working within a team environment.
  • Strong programming skills and up-to-date knowledge of Kotlin, Java, and the Android SDK. Strong experience working with Rx, MVVM and Android architecture components (i.e. Jetpack).
  • Experience leading teams, mentoring colleagues, and managing technical projects.
  • A driven mobile software engineer that is motivated to build great tools and a great codebase in a fast-paced environment to increase developer.
  • Strong communication skills with a growth and learning mindset.
  • Strong analytical thinking and ability to make data-driven decisions.
  • Independent and can manage your own projects and time with ease, all the while setting and managing stakeholder expectations.
  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science/Engineering/related field or equivalent professional experience.
  • Experience working with Room, Espresso, OkHttp/Retrofit, Maps SDK.
  • Interest in or experience with functional programming concepts.

Why work with us?

  • Build a long-term relationship with an experienced recruitment expert
  • Access to the ‘hidden’ job market – opportunities across Canada that aren’t posted on job boards
  • Get a high-level understanding of market dynamics affecting your industry
  • Gain insight into the culture of the company you’re applying for before submitting your profile

About Us

IT/IQ is a specialized recruitment agency focused exclusively on connecting top-tier organizations with tech professionals of the highest caliber in Canada. Our purpose is simple: creating opportunity – for our consultants, candidates, clients, and our teammates. As we strive to help smart people find each other, we are committed to providing the highest level of service with our team of +20 dedicated tech recruiters who know the industry.

Our specialist approach incorporates all relevant Information Technology skill sets (PMO, Development, and Infrastructure) which are managed by dedicated Recruitment Practice Leads and their respective recruitment teams.

Our values are reflected in everything that we do; nothing short of excellence is acceptable.

Mission: We help smart people find each other.