Lead Developer Android, Blocket Tech (Stockholm)

Lead Developer Android, Blocket Tech (Stockholm)

Do you consider yourself to be collaborative, enjoy coaching other devs and sharing knowledge? Are you someone who loves solving techy challenges and wants to create sustainable solutions for millions of users? If that makes your android antennas tickle, you might have just found your new home!

We are Blocket, Sweden's largest and most widely used marketplace with around 4,4M weekly active users generating 86 million sessions a month. We are proud of our work to enable second-hand trade in Sweden and our contribution to a positive environmental impact. Thanks to all the Blocket users over 640 000 tonnes CO2e is saved yearly!

Want to get a feel for the Blocket vibe? Check us out on Instagram & LinkedIn!

What's it about?

As Domain Tech Lead (DTL) you will be a lead developer responsible for the technical stability, quality, technical road map and vision for the Android domain.

Together with the team you'll work on both new features and maintenance, to continuously modernize the app - with millions of users. We work in Java, Kotlin and strive to write maintainable, clear code that is testable, and we use continuous integration and code reviews to ensure we get it right.

The Blocket App Team

We are Blocket's native experts and in charge of our ever growing app. We are a small and ambitious team home to both Android and iOS developers. Our app has amassed around 275 000+ users for every developer on the team, which means your work will definitely not go unnoticed. We encourage mob and pair programming and tight collaboration, and since we still haven't agreed on which platform to label "the dark side" yet, your input here could be the decider!

Who are you?

It's fair to say that you love apps, creating sustainable online products and learning new things as you go along. You have a soft spot for really digging in to the Android domain in depth and enjoy creating solutions focusing on performance, scalability and sustainability. Oh, and of course you put team wins first. Coaching and sharing knowledge with the team is obvious and fun for you!

  • At least 6 years experience as a developer
  • Deep knowledge working with Java and Kotlin
  • A passion for the Android development
  • Experience working as a Tech Lead and/or Architect
Ready to join the Blocket world?

We look forward to hearing from you! Send your CV or apply with your LinkedIn-profile and let us know what makes you tick. We would love to get to know you a bit better!
  • Candidate experience is highly prioritized at Blocket, so you might receive a survey a long the way where we ask you a couple of questions regarding your experience with us
  • Due to the corona-issue, we are currently not offering re-locations from outside of the EU. We sure hope that we will be able to to so further ahead
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Område Stockholms stad
Yrkesroll Data & IT, Utvecklare
Typ av anställning Heltid
Sista ansökningsdag Löpande (59 dagar kvar)

Om arbetsgivaren

The Blocket journey began in Skåne 1996 - since then the concept of Blocket has been exported to over 40 other countries. Today, Blocket, which is owned by the media group Schibsted, is Sweden's largest online marketplace. There are approximately 600 000 items, vehicles, jobs and housing being advertised and discovered by its 5 million visitors every week. The value for all advertisements in 2018 amounted to SEK 714 billion - equal to 15 percent of Sweden's GDP. Thanks to second-hand trading at Blocket, 0.8 million tonnes of greenhouse gases can be avoided every year. The output being equivalent to if Stockholm's city roads stood empty for about a year. Blocket has approximately 240 colleagues and the office is located in central Stockholm. Together, we are passionate about second-hand trading, the environment and the continued growth of Blocket - one of Sweden's largest sites. We are proud environmental heroes, https: //www.blocket.se/inspira ... and enjoy working together, https://www.blocket.career/.