Senior Software Engineer, Android

Who we are:

Argo AI is a global self-driving products and services company on a mission to make the world’s streets and roadways safe, accessible, and useful for all. Our technology is built to enable commercial services for autonomous delivery and ridesharing in cities. 

With experienced leaders in the field and collaborative partnerships with some of the world’s top consumer brands, we’re working block by block, city by city to empower people and businesses to be more successful. We’re individuals driven by strong values to solve complex problems together. Come join us to reimagine the human journey.

Meet the team:

The Overwatch team at Argo is responsible for building cloud microservices and their underlying framework to manage and monitor fleets of self-driving vehicles. That includes the ability to order passenger rides through partner-facing APIs and through end-user rider aps.

You will lead the development of a native Android/Kotlin application that interfaces with gRPC APIs to enable end-to-end passenger trips.

What you’ll do: 

  • Collaborate across functions with service developers, product managers, designers and vehicle operations to deliver the Argo Rider experience
  • Develop a native, clean Android Kotlin ride sharing app

What you'll need to succeed:

  • Degree in Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, Robotics or a related field
  • One or more published Android applications
  • 4+ years of experience building native Java or Kotlin based Android applications (React Native doesn’t count, our app will be native Kotlin)
  • Experience with Model View View-Model (MVVM) design pattern
  • Experience building clean Material Design user interfaces and reactive programming
  • Experience with mobile testing frameworks 
  • Experience with writing reusable, maintainable and testable code
  • Experience working in an agile software environment
  • Excellent communication skills are required given our distributed and diverse team
  • Degree in Computer Engineering, Computer Science or a related field

Nice to haves:

  • Experience with android clean architecture
  • Experience with kotlin multi platform
  • Experience with CI/CD, Firebase TestLab/ SauceLab etc
  • iOS development experience is a plus
  • Experience working with Maps SDK
  • Previous experience working in autonomous industry

What we offer you:

  • High-quality individual and family medical, dental, and vision insurance
  • Competitive compensation packages
  • Employer-matched 401(k) retirement plan with immediate vesting
  • Employer-paid group term life insurance and the option to elect voluntary life insurance 
  • Paid parental leave 
  • Paid medical leave
  • Unlimited vacation
  • Complimentary daily lunches, beverages, and snacks
  • Pre-tax commuter benefits
  • Monthly wellness stipend 
  • Professional development reimbursement
  • Employee assistance program
  • Discounted programs that include legal services, identity theft protection, pet insurance, and more
  • Company and team bonding outlets: employee resource groups, quarterly team activity stipend, and wellness initiatives

Our Background:

Argo AI was founded in 2016 by industry experts with extensive experience building robotic systems for commercial applications. Our once-small team has since grown into an over 1,700-person strong company with strategic partnerships with some of the world’s leading consumer brands. With global headquarters in Pittsburgh, we operate in eight cities across the U.S. and Germany in areas where self-driving technology can have the biggest impact on improving safety, traffic, and transportation equity.

At Argo AI, we believe that embracing differences delivers superior results. We are an equal opportunity employer that is committed to an inclusive environment for all employees.