Sr. Android Developer

Location: Needham MA

Type: Full Time



Allego is seeking a senior Android software engineer to assist in the continued development of the Android app version of our flagship product working out of our Needham, MA office. The primary focus of this role will be to work in an agile team to implement new features of the product. In addition to being a strong designer/developer, written and verbal communication skills are essential.

Allego offers a highly flexible work environment, great benefits, and the chance to work in a collaborative, small team environment. We are looking for highly motivated engineers who are excited about building high quality software products in a new, exciting and expanding product space.


  • Write code that is well designed, well structured, readable, and self-commenting
  • Develop and maintain Allego’s Android client applications
  • Take ownership of Android deliverables, be a resource for the completion of development sprints, track progress, and assist in creating target dates for deliverables
  • Assist the Mobile Application Development Team in establishing and maintaining Quality Assurance processes, focused primarily on Android Application projects
  • Participate in Code Reviews, and diagnose, program and test program changes to address bugs and other performance issues
  • Design, Implement and unit test new product features using Agile tools and processes
  • Collaborate with PM, Cloud, Web, iOS, and QA teams on designs, feature requirements, and testing strategies
  • Design and code user interface components for Android Applications
  • Must have the ability to mentor junior members of the team


  • Strong knowledge of Android SDK, different versions of Android, and experience with the challenges of coding for a diverse set of devices
  • Strong knowledge of Android design principles, patterns, and best practices
  • Experience working with and debugging large multi-threaded applications
  • Experience with offline storage and performance tuning
  • Knowledge of the open-source Android ecosystem and the libraries available for common tasks
  • Ability to understand business requirements and translate them into technical requirements
  • Familiarity with cloud message APIs and push notifications
  • A knack for benchmarking and optimization
  • Understanding of Google’s Android (Material) design principles and interface guidelines
  • Proficient understanding of code versioning tools, such as Git
  • Ability to write production-quality code for a SaaS product
  • Self-Motivated and be able to work efficiently remotely
  • RxJava 2, Gson, Dagger2/Butterknife, OkHttp, Espresso, Robolectric, Robotium, Junit TDD experience a plus

Company: Allego

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