Android Engineer - Backend
Build reliable mobile apps with Java/JS/Reactive-extensions.
Juspay’s vision is to enable the billion people in India with secure 1-Click payments on Mobile. Indian consumer behavior combined with regulation, the payments problems are not just hard but very unique in the world. And that's just the challenge Juspay took head on! Our payments browser is a first in the world innovation, growing exponentially and processing around 900K transactions per day. We process payments for most TOP merchants like Amazon, BookMyShow, MakeMytrip, Snapdeal, Myntra, Freecharge, AirTel, Foodpanda, Swiggy, Yatra etc.. We are extremely technology and product focused and have achieved the traction that we enjoy with a smart, small & focused team.
About the Role

The role requires a working knowledge of the versatility of Android platform’s design practices. You will be responsible for building our mobile application and SDK that scale to millions of users. Using JS/Native hybrid approaches to increase reliability and flexibility (hot updates) are absolutely essential in the platform you develop. You will:

  • Own Juspay Safe SDK for Android.
  • Make robust production ready apps and also implement quick prototypes.
  • Bring innovative approaches to increase the performance, reliability and flexibility of Juspay SDK by a thorough understanding of Android internals.
Preferred Qualities
  • Have already developed and published production android applications.
  • Have a strong grasp of CS & Systems fundamentals. BE/BTech in CS is preferred.
  • Have a good understanding of the Android internals & source code.
  • Have developed the intuition and taste for good tech design.
  • Experience developing hybrid apps with React-Native, HTML5, CSS, Javascript is a nice to have.
  • You closely follow technology advances and is driven to use advanced new methods like FP/FRP eg. RxAndroid, Android React-Native etc.
Why work for us?
Payments.. big deal?
Yes, it is a big deal. The wind is strongly blowing in favor of electronic payments - India wants to buy/order everything online, go cashless (regulation) and can’t have enough of using smartphones! Startups and internet businesses currently see a payment’ success rate of 60% ( 40 out of 100 people fail during the payments process!). These businesses that will define our future are absolutely dependent on solving digital payments. Big industry with bigger problems to solve!
How can Engineering solve this?
Payments is a complex ecosystem involving banks, RBI regulations, payment networks, telecom infrastructure, online and offline merchants. There is no way to align all these stars without radical engineering innovation. Talk to us about it.
What does Juspay offer?
You get the opportunity to work in a free liberal environment with some of the best engineers and entrepreneurs. We live & breathe the art of building amazing products with impeccable engineering. We have heavily invested on new methods of engineering using Functional Programming/FRP and Big Data systems. We want more innovators and a little bit of madness to take it further. For us office is like home with everything needed to make us comfortably code all day and chill out too. We have a full size piano, drums and a Shruti box if you are into music :) Lots of books, pictionary and interesting people to talk to about varied subjects - art, philosophy and of course about how to do the highest feats of engineering/design. We take an active interest in helping people reach their highest potential.
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