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Eradicating chronic disease

Senior Software Engineer - Android

$120k – $160k • 0.02% – 0.05%
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At Vida Health, we are passionate about transforming lives through better health. We live our vision everyday by creating solutions for preventing and reversing chronic conditions resulting in lower health care costs and better lifestyles for our customers.

We are a passionate team that loves building solutions to enable great outcomes for our members. The team is small enough that you can make an immediate impact on our products but also big enough for you to find your niche and focus on a particular area or technology to transform and further your career aspirations.

The ideal candidate will be passionate about providing the best experience possible to our users – from UI/UX design to speed and performance. You will think critically to develop the native app for Android OS.

- Design and execute user-facing features for the Vida native apps on Android devices by leveraging mobile operating system frameworks for multi-threading, persisting data, and managing user experience and graphics across multiple screen sizes
- Scale distributed applications, make architectural tradeoffs applying synchronous and asynchronous design patterns, write code, and deliver with speed and quality
- Produce high quality software that is unit tested, code reviewed, and checked in regularly for continuous integration
- Provide technical leadership, driving and performing best engineering practices to initiate, plan, and execute large-scale, cross functional, and company-wise critical programs
- Identify, leverage, and successfully evangelize opportunities to improve engineering productivity

Basic Qualifications:
- BA/BS Degree in Computer Science or a related technical discipline, or 4+ years of related practical experience
- 2+ years’ experience in software design, development, and algorithm related solutions
- 2+ years’ experience programming experience in Java or Kotlin
- Expansive technical knowledge and experience with Android application development

Preferred Qualifications:
- BS + 5 years of relevant work experience, MS + 3 years of relevant work experience, or PhD + 2 years of relevant work experience
- Deep foundation in computer science with a strong understanding of data structures and algorithms
- Mentor other engineers and lead the technical direction of our mobile app
- Knowledge of UI and animation frameworks, touch user interface, and MVVM application design
- Experience building with reactive patterns using RXJava
- Strong object-oriented skills including design, coding, and testing patterns
- Familiarity with functional programming

Benefits & Perks
- Competitive compensation including stock options
- A health-oriented office culture including walking 1:1s, healthy food & snacks, fitness challenges, and weekly team runs
- Health, Vision, Dental Benefits
- Flexible vacation time
- FSA and Commuter benefits
- 401K (no company match at this time)

ABOUT VIDA HEALTH: Vida is a next generation continuous care platform for both consumers and businesses, combining a consumer mobile app, an enterprise care platform offering on demand 24/7 solutions for chronic conditions. Vida platform runs in the cloud, captures real-time data from 100+ devices and apps, and integrates back to the employer, payer, and provider. 133 million people in the U.S. live with a chronic condition, 70% of the $3T healthcare spend in the U.S. goes to preventable chronic conditions.

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