Foodzy

Android Developer


About us

Foodzy is your personal food journal. The website Foodzy.com and apps for iOs and Android enable you to check in what you eat and drink every day. Our goal is to help people achieve a healthy live style in a fun way. We do this by creating easy interfaces and adding game elements, social & gadget connections to the mix. We’re a fast growing startup based out of Amsterdam, with active users in over 135 countries worldwide. Check out our app or Foodzy.com to learn more!


About the job

Foodzy’s mobile engineering team is looking for experienced Android developers to help architect, build, iterate and manage a broad set of mobile application and website products. You’ll be working on new features in our current apps as well as help develop exciting new side projects from scratch. You will be part of a small engineering team so we’ll expect you to take a lead and bring an energetic, fun and creative approach to your work. You will be based at our Amsterdam headquarters, which is an informal startup environment in one of the cities largest Music Studio’s. Apart from a competitive salary we offer you free lunch, energy drinks, Xbox tournaments and Friday night beers.


Responsibilities

  • Play a key role in product development
  • Bring top programming skills to develop highly innovative consumer-facing mobile products
  • Offer thought leadership and execution ability in a high-paced environment


Requirements

  • Degree in Computer Science or related field
  • 3+ years of professional software development, java or c++ preferred
  • Ideally 1-2 years of mobile software development experience (preferably Android / Blackberry)
  • Solid understanding of the intricacies of the Android platform
  • Proficient in Java language, memory management on mobile devices and caching mechanisms
  • Proficient in memory management on mobile devices and caching mechanisms
  • Good English skills
  • Comfort & delight in a small but international startup environment

Getting hungry? Send us your resume and a short introduction on jobs@foodzy.com. We’ll be in touch shortly and love hearing from you!