JUNIOR MOBILE DEVELOPER

Remote Role (US Preferred)

About Vinli

Vinli’s team is transforming the mobility industry via our next generation data intelligence platforms. Our passion is building products and services that unlock the true value of connected cars by showing drivers, passengers and organizations the potential hidden within their vehicles' data. We were founded in 2014 and are backed by some of the biggest names in transportation (Cox Auto, Samsung, Continental) venture capital (First Round Capital, Westly Group) and energy (E.ON). We are partnered with some of the largest players in the mobility industry – including ALD Automotive. And remote work has been a successful part of our cultural DNA since long before 2020. Future members of our team should be intellectually curious, self-starters whose work history demonstrates the courage to create and the maturity required to bring products to market

Responsibilities

  • Develop native iOS and Android applications and SDKs using modern tooling (Swift, Kotlin, Objective-C, Java, Cocoapods, Xcode, Android Studio, Fastlane, etc)
  • Understand and utilize Vinli’s public and internal sets of RESTful APIs.
  • Work closely with other developers and designers to understand and overcome challenges.
  • Research new technologies; provide ideas for technical and/or workflow & process improvements.
  • Participate in a collaborative and continuous code review process; the whole team is responsible for knowing and ensuring code quality for the entire project.
  • Continue to take responsibility for code after it is deployed to production.

Requirements

– Mandatory Qualifications

  • Experience building native mobile applications for the iOS and or Android platforms
  • High attention to detail and design
  • Comfortable with multiple programming languages (Swift/Kotlin/Java for starters, but you should have some familiarity with other languages… Javascript, Ruby, Python, Golang, etc)
  • A grasp of RESTful API principles and working knowledge of common authentication/authorization practices

– Preferred Qualifications

  • Portfolio of applications that clearly demonstrates coding proficiency, eye for quality, understanding of security, and attention to performance. Preferred sources: Github profile, app store entries, public blog, etc.
  • Bachelor of Computer or Electrical Engineering or Computer Science or equivalent experience

About Our Ideal Candidate

  • You thrive in challenging environments that require collaborative problem solving
  • You prefer to spend your time coding and collaborating, not in meetings
  • You take pride and responsibility seeing the product you worked on meet the real world for the first time
  • You are capable of independently prioritizing your duties and still work well with a team
  • You can both accept and provide thoughtful, respectful constructive criticism

Benefits

Vinli offers competitive benefits such as health care* (including medical, dental, and vision) and a highly flexible PTO policy. In addition, we will work with you to support individual career development opportunities such as conferences, advanced training, and certifications. Vinli transitioned to fully remote operations in March 2020, but we have a longstanding history of operating & supporting successful remote teams to drive a productive, professional, and enjoyable remote work culture.

*Health care benefits apply to US employees only. Alternative UK/EU related benefits available, details provided upon request.

EEO Policy Statement

We are an equal opportunity employer. We strictly prohibit unlawful discrimination or harassment of any kind, including discrimination or harassment on the basis of race, color, national origin, ancestry, religion, veteran status, age, pregnancy status, sex, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, mental or physical disability, medical condition, or any other characteristics protected by law. We also make all reasonable accommodations to meet our obligations under laws protecting the rights of the disabled.

Vinli Core Values

  • Integrity – Doing what you say you will do at Vinli is our way of building trust among our team members, partners, investors and vendors. We believe that maintaining integrity requires an openness and empathy in sharing goals and challenges with others.
  • Drive to Innovate – People at Vinli don’t just love to learn, they feel compelled to use their knowledge to make our Company and the world a better place. We believe in learning from our mistakes and always challenging ourselves to innovate - from the biggest product decisions to the smallest processes.
  • Joyful Work Environment Loving where you work isn’t about ping pong tables and free snacks. It’s the feeling that you wouldn’t want to be on a project with any other team. It’s the feeling that you can get creative energy just by showing up to work. It’s the feeling that your entire team respects your life away from the job and understands how work impacts it. At Vinli, we believe in building camaraderie and joy in our environment by supporting and encouraging each other every day.