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Platform Android Software Engineer (Poatek - Brazil applicants)


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Mid-Level Android Engineer

São Paulo-SP, Brazil or Porto Alegre-RS, Brazil

Who We Are

In 2021, Poatek was acquired by WillowTree, an award-winning digital product consultancy recognized as one of the fastest growing and best places to work in the United States. Now a [TELUS International company](https://www.willowtreeapps.com/insights/a-letter-from-willowtree- president-tobias-dengel), with offices across the globe, we continue to partner with the world’s leading brands, such as the NBA, Capital One, HBO, PepsiCo, Domino’s and more, to design, build, and transform their digital products and strategies. We’re looking to grow our Poatek offices in Brazil with top talent excited to collaborate with team members across the globe to deliver innovative solutions for our clients.

Location and Flexibility

This is a hybrid role, which we’ve termed Work from Near (WFN). You’ll work on-site from either our São Paulo or Porto Alegre office at least three days a week and have the flexibility to work remotely for two days a week. Our WFN culture is designed to foster in-person innovation, collaboration, and connection with team members local and visiting from other global offices.

The Opportunity

Poatek is seeking an experienced and passionate mid-level Android Engineer to join our team. The ideal candidate will have a strong background in Android development and be excited about working in a collaborative, cross-functional environment. Our mission is to create innovative and robust mobile applications that delight and inspire our users, and we need someone who can help us achieve that goal.

**Responsibilities **

  • Develop, enhance, and maintain high-quality, scalable, and robust Android applications.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams (including program managers, designers, and other engineers) to design, build, and ship new features and improvements.
  • Write clean, maintainable, and efficient code in Kotlin and Java, following best practices and coding standards.
  • Troubleshoot and resolve software defects, ensuring that applications perform optimally across various Android devices and OS versions.
  • Participate in code reviews to ensure high-quality code and adherence to coding standards.
  • Stay up-to-date with the latest Android development tools, technologies, and best practices.
  • Assist in estimating, prioritizing, planning, and coordinating development activities.
  • Contribute to the continuous improvement of development processes, tools, and methodologies.
  • Provide technical guidance and mentoring to junior team members when needed.


  • 4+ years of experience building large, complex Android applications
  • Expertise in Kotlin and Java programming languages.
  • Strong understanding of Android SDK, Android Studio, and related development tools.
  • Familiarity with modern Android architecture patterns, such as MVVM, MVP, or MVI.
  • Experience with Android frameworks, such as Jetpack, Dagger, Retrofit, and RxJava.
  • Proficient in working with RESTful APIs, JSON, and XML data formats.
  • Experience in implementing custom layouts and UI designs and optimizing UX for various screen sizes and resolutions.
  • Familiarity with agile development methodologies, such as Scrum or Kanban.
  • Knowledge of continuous integration and continuous deployment (CI/CD) tools and practices.
  • Experience with unit testing, UI testing, and test-driven development.
  • Knowledge of version control systems, such as Git.
  • Excellent problem-solving, debugging, and troubleshooting skills.
  • Strong communication and teamwork abilities.

Why Poatek?

What We Offer:

  • Be part of an innovative consultancy with a human-centered and culture with opportunities for ownership and professional growth
  • Competitive salary and benefits package (annual bonus)
  • Opportunity to work on innovative agile projects with other high-performing, passionate team members from all over the globe (international travel opportunities)
  • Collaborative work environment that encourages continuous learning and professional development (including English classes, support in national and international courses,
  • Flexible work hours and autonomy
  • Voucher for health activities, food allowance, in-office snacks, drinks, and game

If you love IT as much as we do, we look forward to meeting you!

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