Our Technology team is the backbone of our company: constantly creating, testing, learning and iterating to better meet the needs of our customers. If you thrive in a fast-paced, ideas-led environment, you’re in the right place.
Priceline's team was awarded a Top Developer badge on Google Play! Come join us and be a part of our high-performing engineering team!
Priceline is looking for optimistic and collaborative, developers to roll up their sleeves and join our mobile team. We believe in hiring people who love what they do. Are you passionate about Android, mobile technology, and building great products? If so, we want to hear from you!
As a member of our Android Development Team, you'll be building Priceline's world-class Android app for booking hotels, rental cars, and air travel. You will work closely with Product Managers and UI/UX specialists to create fast, efficient, stable code, with core Android technologies such as: Android Architecture Components, Navigation Framework, Android Jetpack, Android NDK, View components, JSON, and more.
Additionally, you'll be implementing A/B tests and real-time analytics, as a member of a tight-knit, fast-moving team that includes server-side developers.
Demonstrated experience creating one or more production-quality Android apps using Android Studio: Send us your Google Play links if you have ‘em!
Strong fluency of the Java programming language, Kotlin, the Android SDK (versions 5.0 and up), Dalvik VM, ART, memory management, strong command of object oriented principles, data structure optimizations, security, IPC, App Modularization, third party service integration (e.g. Google Play Services, Retrofit, Room, etc…) and the Android Studio.
Experience as a member of a development team that uses Agile development techniques.
Thorough understanding of REST-ful API design: You can design and document a client-server protocol, and you can implement the client side of a documented protocol.
Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or a related field
5+ years related experience in Android development
Strong coding abilities and experience with Java and Android SDK (version 5.0 and up)
Strong coding abilities and experience with Kotlin
Strong experience with Object Oriented (OO) software design
Experience understanding large and complex code bases
Memory Management (as it relates to Android devices)
Performance Monitoring & Debugging
Integration with Google Play Services
Strong knowledge of Android SDK, different versions of Android, and how to deal with different screen sizes
Familiarity with continuous integration
Proficient understanding of code versioning tools, such as Git
Strong knowledge of Android UI design principles, patterns, and best practices
Android Testing Frameworks ( Espresso, Robolectric, JUnit )
Strong computer science fundamentals including object oriented programming, unit testing, data structures, and multi threaded development.
A crafty problem solver in a fast paced environment who works to find win-win solutions. You knock down barriers.
Knowledge of best practices for the full software development life cycle, including coding standards, code reviews, source control management, build processes, testing, and deployment.
Demonstrated history of living the values important to Priceline: Customer, Innovation, Team, Accountability and Trust. Unquestionable integrity and ethics.
Priceline is an equal opportunity employer in accordance with all applicable federal, state and local laws.