Founded in 2012, Instacart is a leader in North American online groceries and one of the fastest growing companies in e-commerce. Instacart's same-day delivery and pickup services bring everyday essentials and fresh groceries to consumers in the U.S. and Canada in as fast as an hour. At Instacart, we believe that great people are the ingredients for success. We like to think that we are like a potluck, everyone brings something new, different and flavorful to the table. Our mix of thoughtful, inventive and neighborly employees work together to deliver our common goal, to make grocery shopping effortless, and give valuable time back to our customers. We believe that just as meals are best shared together, success is best shared together. If this excites you, then Instacart just might be the place for you. Welcome home.
Your day to day…
You will be part of a small team, with a large amount of ownership and responsibility for managing things directly
Collaboration with product managers, other teams, and both internal and external stakeholders, owning a large part of the process from problem understanding to shipping the solution
Shipping high quality solutions with urgency
Championing Android: educating colleagues about subtleties & unique capabilities of the platform and leveraging them when building new features
Travel to the SF headquarters as needed
Willing and able to travel internationally based on job requirements
Bachelor's degree in computer science is preferred with 5+ years of software development experience and at least 3+ years of Android app development experience
Strong development skills in Java and with Android SDK, and good general programming and algorithm skills
A strong sense of ownership, ability to work independently and proven track record of driving products
An ability to balance a sense of urgency with shipping high quality and pragmatic solutions
Previous experience working remote or leading a distributed team is required
Experience with RxJava
Interest in Kotlin
Data Driven mindset
Automated testing experience
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Instacart is committed to fostering a diverse work environment and proud to be an equal opportunity employer. As we highly value diversity in our current and future employees, we do not discriminate (including in our hiring and promotion practices) on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, gender expression , sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, disability status or any other characteristic protected by law.