Android Developer for the Product team
Why join Sleep Cycle?
Do you want to help improve the health and lives of millions of people worldwide?
Sleep is one of the few things in life we can safely claim we all have in common. So fundamental to us all, that when we don’t get enough good quality sleep we struggle to function in all other aspects of life.
We were crowned one of the most innovative apps in 2016 by App Store and have been featured in CNN, BBC, Wired, The Guardian, New York Times and The Wall Street Journal.
As a result of a steady organic growth of product and team, Sleep Cycle has over 30 million downloads worldwide, with millions of active users and growing. Sleep Cycle is rated as the best sleep tracker on the market and we are now looking for people who can be a part of our next chapter, growing our product to the next level.
You will be joining a rapidly growing company who will provide a challenging and rewarding role with excellent career opportunities. We don’t have managers that manage managers, we have a flat hierarchy with clear lines of communication as we recognise that everyone has a key part to play in the success of the business.
We are very passionate about our product as sleep is something which affects every person - our mission is to improve global health by empowering people to sleep better.
Besides being part of influencing the wellbeing of others, you would get to work with solution oriented, forward thinking colleagues. We offer a good mix of diversity, an inclusive team dynamic and encouragement of bringing your ideas to the table.
Scope of role:
We are currently looking for an Android Engineer who wants to play a major role in a small, fast-growing company.
In our Product team, you and your colleagues will work on user facing features, designed to ensure a pleasant user experience.
This team is responsible for many of the most popular features in the app. Examples of this include Sleep Aid and Insights, that many users have used to fall asleep easier and to learn more about their sleep.
We strive for quick feedback loops and keep the time between a merged pull request and a release short. You will be working closely with other talented engineers, being involved from the initial idea to measuring how our audience interacts with it. Git flow, continuous deployment, on-site QA; Our development process is as smooth as a good night’s sleep.
You´re good at:
- Working together with others in a cross-disciplinary environment
- Being flexible and can change priorities in a fast growing company
- Good knowledge of Kotlin
- Understanding the importance of UX and how that influences the user
- Ability to operatively bring a feature from design concept to reality
Awesome if you have:
- Experience with Machine Learning on Android, iOS or other embedded platforms (PyTorch, Tensorflow and others)
- Experience working with Java
- Open source projects to contribute the wider Android community
However, we value a welcoming and warm attitude above all else, and we believe that each of us, as individuals, can only thrive in a nurturing and challenging environment. Taking a break and having a good laugh are cornerstones of life at Sleep Cycle, and we truly enjoy each other’s company.
If this sounds interesting to you, please submit your application in English as soon as possible.