29 May 2015

Techie Senior Software Engineer, Android

Polyvore – Posted by polyvoreMountain View, California, United States

Job Description

About Us

  • Polyvore is a shopping site and app where you can give and get styling inspiration from one of the world’s largest style community.
  • We empower people to discover and express their style.
  • We’re a social site that drives sales to retailers. Our average basket size across retail partners is over $383, which is higher than other leading social networks combined. (http://www.richrelevance.com/insights/shopping-insights-social-shopping-112013/’>RichRelevance)
  • We’re a product and technology led company that lives by three values: delighting the user, making an impact and doing a few things well. We look for people that are team players, take ownership and work hard to make things happen.

About Polyvore –  http://www.polyvore.com/cgi/about 

About The Job
The Polyvore experience is fundamentally visual and creative – our users come to our site every month to browse, discover and create content.  You’ll be responsible for bringing this experience to a set of mobile devices that are incredibly well-suited to browsing, discovery and creation.  Over half of our users already access Polyvore via a mobile device.

You Will:
As the owner of our Android effort, you’ll help define the way millions of users interact with our product.

You Bring:

  • Extensive experience in Java development and UI design patterns.
  • Deep understanding of Android Activities, Fragments, Views, and Services
  • You’ve conceived, built, and launched at least two native Android applications.
  • You’re passionate about the user experience, and have strong product instincts.
  • The ability to optimize for limited resources: memory usage, connectivity, battery life, CPU, etc.
  • You’ve built a network-dependent Android app.
  • A track record of building and using web-based API’s.
  • Experience developing iOS applications is a plus.

About Polyvore Engineering – http://www.polyvore.com/cgi/about.engineering

How to Apply


Job Categories: Engineering. Job Types: Techie. Job Tags: android, Mountain View, Polyvore, Senior, and software engineer. Job expires in Endless.

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