Senior Android Developer
Location: Nairobi, Kenya
Start Date: Immediately
Full Time


We’re on a mission to elevate the careers and livelihoods of millions of blue collar professionals, artisans, and other informal workers through the use of technology. Join us.

About Us: 


We’re on a mission to elevate the careers and livelihoods of millions of blue collar professionals, artisans, and other informal workers through the use of technology. Join us.


You:


As an Android Engineer you enjoy making beautiful user interfaces. You love the Android stack and you know it inside out. You love implementing app designs to pixel perfection and a good user experience deeply satisfies you. You strive for simplicity and scalability in the code that you write and readable, beautiful code makes you happy.


You’ll be responsible for:


  • Building scalable and highly usable android applications using Kotlin

  • Help us build and extend the most beautiful app for the informal sector in Kenya

  • Implement mobile app based on high fidelity designs

  • Solve (many) real problems using tech


Successful candidates will have all or most of these qualifications:


  • Show us why they are suited for this position, rather than just tell us

  • Fluent English

  • 3+ years of formal work experience as an android engineer

  • Deeply experienced in Kotlin with at least 1 year of formal work experience

  • Experience with unit testing

  • Experience integrating with REST Apis

  • Clean, organized code style

  • Good understanding of popular programming paradigms (e.g. object orientation, functional programming, ...)

  • Able to fit into a fun and outgoing work environment

  • Work experience and/or relevant educational background


More about us:


At Lynk we make it easier for households and businesses to connect with high quality professionals. Currently we have verified professionals in over 50 categories ranging from cleaners, to masseuses, to plumbers, and tailors. Through the use of technology we unlock important career tools such as digital profiles, product galleries, customer reviews, and more.  


As a company, we’re a tight-knit and highly-collaborative team of developers, hustlers, planners, and doers. We provide the freedom and tools necessary for people to be comfortable and successful in their work and in return expect high performance and a culture of excellence. We value ambition, curiosity, candor and most of all an uncontrollable desire to create amazing things.


More about us:

At Lynk we make it easier for households and businesses to connect with high quality professionals. Currently we have verified professionals in over 140 categories ranging from cleaners, to masseuses, to plumbers, and tailors. Through the use of technology we unlock important career tools such as digital profiles, product galleries, customer reviews, and more.

As a company, we’re a tight-knit and highly-collaborative team of developers, hustlers, planners, and doers. We provide the freedom and tools necessary for people to be comfortable and successful in their work and in return expect high performance and a culture of excellence. We value ambition, curiosity, candor and most of all an uncontrollable desire to create amazing things.

To Apply: Please send your application and relevant supporting materials to jobs@lynk.co.ke