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Mobile Developer (Android)

Shanghai, Shanghai Shi, ChinaTechnology

Job description

You will work directly with our tech, design, strategy and PM teams, as well as our clients, to design, build and scale Android apps used by tens of millions of users in China and abroad.


  • Translate designs and prototypes into high quality Android apps using Kotlin.
  • Write reusable and testable code.
  • Integrate with APIs and micro-services.
  • Optimize code for maximum performance across a wide range of devices and at scale (tens of millions of user).
  • Troubleshoot production issues, support the backend and DevOps teams in scalability and performance efforts.
  • Participate in the entire application lifecycle, including software architecture and API design.
  • Coach, mentor and spread the word about software best practices inside and outside of Wiredcraft.

Job requirements

  • 4+ experience with the Android SDK and Kotlin (React, Svelte, Vue.js…).
  • Strong knowledge of Android SDK and Kotlin, different versions of Android, and how to deal with different screen sizes.
  • Knowledge of the Open Source Android ecosystem and the libraries available for common tasks.
  • Understanding of Google’s Android design principles and interface guidelines.
  • Experience with automated testing.
  • Experience working with Git and GitHub.
  • Familiarity with RESTful APIs.
  • Strong communication skills.
  • Fluent and/or conversational English and Mandarin.

Bonus points:

  • Experience working with an agile methodology (e.g. SCRUM).
  • Ability to understand business requirements and translate them into technical requirements.
  • Experience with offline storage, threading, and performance tuning.
  • Experience with benchmarking and optimization.
  • Familiarity with cloud message APIs and push notifications.
  • Open Source contributions.
  • Public speaking experience.


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About Wiredcraft

Wiredcraft is a digital product consultancy focused on China.

We’re over 100 digital experts (Strategy, Program, Design, DevOps, Development, Data, Quality), mostly in Shanghai, with remote colleagues in Beijing, Singapore, Shenzhen, Paris…

We create, launch and scale digital products critical to our clients' missions: loyalty and booking for Hilton, e-commerce for Nike... On the surface, this looks like mobile, WeChat or Web apps, but our work transforms their business and leaves lasting changes in their organization.

We aim to be the best digital product team in the world, both for our clients and our colleagues.