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Senior Android Engineer

Santa Monica, California
Job Type
1 Aug 2022
GoodRx is America s healthcare marketplace. Each month, millions of people visit to find reliable health information and discounts for their healthcare - and we ve helped people save $35 billion since 2011. We provide prescription discounts that are accepted at more than 70,000 pharmacies in the U.S., as well as telehealth services including doctor visits and lab tests. Our services have been positively reviewed by Good Morning America, The New York Times, NBC News, AARP, and many others.

Our goal is to help Americans find convenient and affordable healthcare. We offer solutions for consumers, employers, health plans, and anyone else who shares our desire to provide affordable prescriptions to all Americans.

We re committed to growing and empowering a more inclusive community within our company and industry. That s why we hire and cultivate diverse teams of the best and brightest from all backgrounds, experiences, and perspectives. We believe that true innovation happens when everyone has a seat at the table and the tools, resources, and opportunities to excel.

With that said, research shows that women and other underrepresented groups apply only if they meet 100% of the criteria. GoodRx is committed to leveling the playing field, and we encourage women, people of color, those in the LGBTQ+ communities, and Veterans to apply for positions even if they don t necessarily check every box outlined in the job description. Please still get in touch - we d love to connect and see if you could be good for the role!

About the role
You'll be building world class features on the GoodRX Android app We work closely with the design and product teams, and your job will be to bring those products to life (making our customers happy) with quality, reusable, and performant code (making you and the rest of the engineers happy). You'll be responsible for building features on the full mobile stack, from the database to the UI, as well as eliminating bugs, cleaning up performance, and refactoring outdated code. We always like to adhere to Android design principles and best practices, but we also like to think outside the box when the need arises. You'll also be responsible for maintaining and improving our continuous integration and automation, because keeping our internal systems in tip-top shape is important too.
Build new features from the ground up while working closely with design, product, and other teams
Collaborate with the mobile apps team to design clean, reusable, and resilient high-level architectures
Write unit tests for new features, and improve coverage for existing ones
Update and maintain continuous integration tools
Maintain existing code by fixing bugs and monitoring app performance
Create and participate in code reviews
Participate in architecture design and decisions on how to scale our apps
Skills & Qualifications:
4+ years of native app development experience, including a strong familiarity with Android frameworks, Java, Kotlin, and object-oriented design best practices.
Experience with the standard Android development ecosystem for developing, testing, and debugging.
Has a current and detailed knowledge of the capabilities of different Android API levels
Deep understanding of core software concepts, including networking, security, memory management, multi-threading, and application life-cycle management.
Can communicate effectively with a diverse team. Fosters a culture of clear, concise, effective, audience-oriented communication on their team
Experience integrating frontend web code with native apps gracefully.
Familiarity with native apps architecture patterns, including commonly used patterns such as MVVM as well as designing new ones to fit unique needs.
Knowledge of latest mobile emerging technologies, architectures, and trends.
Proficient in debugging and performance tuning.
Experience communicating with REST APIs.
Familiarity with GraphQL.
Familiarity with publishing binaries through App Store Connect and Google Play Console.
Knowledge of hybrid application fundamentals.
Is driven to learn, improve, and take our applications to the next level.
GoodRx is America's healthcare marketplace. The company offers the most comprehensive and accurate resource for affordable prescription medications in the U.S., gathering pricing information from thousands of pharmacies coast to coast, as well as a telehealth marketplace for online doctor visits and lab tests. Since 2011, Americans with and without health insurance have saved $35 billion using GoodRx and million consumers visit each month to find discounts and information related to their healthcare. GoodRx is the most downloaded medical app on the iOS and Android app stores. For more information, visit .
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  • Job Reference: 674047940-2
  • Date Posted: 1 August 2022
  • Recruiter: GoodRx
  • Location: Santa Monica, California
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: I.T. & Communications
  • Job Type: Permanent