Senior Android Engineer - Core Product Team

Paris, IDF, FranceFull-time

Company Description

We are music and tech fans hailing from all over the globe, working to make Deezer the most personal music streaming service. From data scientists to tech experts, artists & labels specialists to marketers, and even in-house music editors, our team is spreading the love for music to over 180 countries. Supporting local and international artists and bringing them closer to their fans is our mission - we believe music is about diversity, multiculturalism and togetherness.

Ready to join the team? We're all ears.

Job Description

Deezer Core Product has 2 teams with distinct missions:

  • Develop the Deezer application: Think, build and ship new features to millions of users.

The subjects tackled by the team are as broad as enabling users to be one tap away from the perfect tracklist and creating innovative experiences to find what to play and engage more with the content on Deezer.

  • Provide other teams with solutions to help them build their applications efficiently and qualitatively.

On one side, the team builds streaming, downloading, measuring and api access features. On the other side, it advises other teams on architecture and process matters.


What you will do:

  • Design and build new features at scale, by collaborating with your teammates and the broader Deezer Android community
  • Ensure that all written code and architecture is high quality, scalable, and performant
  • Take initiative in refactoring and to keep things simple
  • Become part of a cross-functional team of engineers (Android but also iOS, Web and QA), designers and product managers
  • Contribute to the Deezer Android community to help improve our development and delivery process with innovative solutions and tools
  • Participate with the team to the day-to-day run, including bug fixes

What we are looking for:

  • Solid understanding of Object Oriented Programming and architecture in a mobile environment
  • 3+ years experience in building Android applications
  • A mindset focused on code performance & quality
  • Experience in understanding large and complex code bases
  • Experience with Kotlin and RxJava
  • Confidence with unit and functional testing
  • Proficient, autonomous and rigorous behaviour
  • Experience with performance analysis and optimisation is a plus

Additional Information

Life @ Deezer HQ:

> Start-up environment with an at home vibe and outdoor space
> Kitchen stocked with free drinks and snacks daily
> Friday drinks & seasonal parties (when allowed again)
> English and French language courses
> Hackathons & meetups