React Native Android Engineer

Posted on March 18, 2019
London, U.K.

Who are we?

At Multiply, we’re on a mission to supercharge financial decision making and have a positive impact on millions of people’s lives. We are concentrating on democratising the most valuable service in personal finance: independent financial advice for consumers.

We are building software to provide people with a holistic, adaptive, independent personalised financial plan, with specific recommendations to take away the stress and guilt associated with big financial decisions and give them the best chance of achieving their life goals. We are working with designers and behavioural scientists to provide our plans in a beautiful, visual interface making the experience both engaging and delightful.

What stage are we at?

So far, we have raised £1.75m in seed funding to roll out the first version of their product and get regulated. Investors include Octopus Ventures, Horizons Ventures, Portag3 Ventures LP, Entrepreneur First and a range of angel investors including Nick Hungerford and Taavet Hinrikus and are about to become the very first fully regulated provider of financial plans in the UK.

What are we looking for?

We are looking for an engineer with excellent Android and React Native experience to lead Android development of Multiply’s React Native app.

We are a diverse team and are really proud of that. We actively encourage applications from people with a variety of backgrounds, experience and perspectives. We particularly welcome applications from sections of the community which are currently underrepresented at Multiply and in the finance and technology sector.

What will you be responsible for?

  • You’ll be a full part of our app development team working on new feature development

    • You’ll get plenty of experience writing React Native code designed for Android and iOS

    • We’ll rely on you to identify Android specific requirements at the planning stage, to help us design our code for cross platform support

  • You’ll be leading Android specific development for our React Native app

    • You’ll need to identify areas of our existing app that require dedicated Android support and help us adapt our existing codebase to support a great user experience on android

  • You’ll be taking charge of the deployment of Multiply’s app for the Google Play Store

    • We’ll need you to take a lead role in managing our Google Play Account

    • You’ll also be responsible for building our deployment pipeline for Android (working from our existing iOS pipeline)

What specific skills do we expect?

  • Experience building and releasing apps for Android, including management of the deployment process

  • Experience of React Native development for Android

  • Excellent experience of shipping production code (git, basic dev ops, testing)

  • Good problem solving skills and independent thinker

  • Flexibility, and excellent ability to learn new skills. Willing to take on new challenges and deliver despite uncertainty

  • Product focus, and strong empathy for our customer’s experience

Advantageous

  • Familiarity / experience of working with Typescript, GraphQL

  • Fintech experience, or experience working in a regulated business

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