Android Lead

Android Lead

Designation : Android Lead

Reporting to : Rahul Nischal

Location : Bangalore

Overview: This role has key importance towards company’s mission and the road ahead. As a Tech Lead you will be leading a technology that is changing the way people think about the digital payments. You will have luxury to bring forward your ideas for the transformation and improve the customer

Key Responsibilities:

  • Design and build applications for the Android platform
  • Ensure the performance, quality, and responsiveness of applications
  • Collaborate with a team to define, design, and ship new features
  • Identify and correct bottlenecks and fix bugs
  • Mentor and coach the junior eningeers
  • Help maintain code quality, organization, and automatization


  • Deliver the feature on time and ensure production rollout
  • Swift resolution to the production issues within SLA timeline
  • Mentor and train the junior iOS developers
  • Build a sclable architecture for the features developed
  • Upkeep with the latest technology and incorporate the same the delivery

Day-to-day activities:

  • Designing and building mobile applications for Android platform
  • Collaborating with the design team to define app features
  • Ensuring quality and performance of the application to specifications
  • Identifying potential problems and resolving application bottlenecks.
  • Fixing application bugs before the final release
  • Publishing application on App Store.
  • Maintaining the code and atomization of the application
  • Work with Product Manager, Tech Lead, Test Engineer, Backend development and others for integration and release
  • Code review and coaching the junior team members

Skills and Qualification

  • Graduate degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or related technical discipline from reputed university
  • Demonstrated the duties by developing a product in which design was a strategic differentiator and added lasting value to the company
  • Ability to delve into a design problem to any depth and explain the interplay between
  • At least 8+ years of experience in product software development of which at least last 2 years should be in a Android Tech lead role
  • Minimum 4+ years experience in Android Development
  • Proven knowledge of Android SDK, different versions of Android, and how to deal with different screen sizes
  • Should have 1 or 2 apps which are published and in production in Playstores or other stores with a 0.5 million + users
  • Experince in working with Product Manager, Engineering Managers, Architect, Backend engineers, Test Enigneers
  • Exposure to working on Embeded devices and Payment is plus
  • Familiarity with RESTful APIs to connect Android applications to back-end services
  • Proven knowledge of Android UI design principles, interface guidelines, patterns, and best practices and Kotlin
  • Experience with offline storage, threading, and performance tuning
  • Ability to design applications around natural user interfaces, such as “touch”
  • Familiarity with the use of additional sensors, such as gyroscopes and accelerometers
  • Knowledge of the open-source Android ecosystem and the libraries available for common tasks
  • Ability to understand business requirements and translate them into technical requirements
  • Familiarity with cloud message APIs and push notifications


  • Fixed salary :
  • Variable salary (to be disbursed based on goals in Section 4)
  • ESOPs (if any):


The ideal person for this role would be someone who loves the challenge of an entrepreneurial environment, who has high ownership to be available 24×7 for our customers, who is able to deal with complexity and rapid change and who has large dreams to be part of interesting journey.

The person would be self-driven, results-oriented with a positive outlook and impeccable integrity. He/she would have a track record of delivering results consistently in uncertain environments. Excellent communication skills with an ability to manage crucial conversations with senior stakeholders.

Retail industry demands “I’ll do it now instead of tomorrow” attitude. Please be prepared for interesting journey if you want to grow fast with no age barriers.

Job Category: IT
Job Type: Full Time
Job Location: Bangalore

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