Senior Android Engineer

  • Engineering
  • Cairo, Egypt

Senior Android Engineer

Job description

elmenus is a venture-backed food discovery startup based in Egypt that serves over 1 Million monthly users. We are building a platform that combines a social, visual and personalized experience to help people discover and order the food they will love. We received a 1.5 Million USD in venture capital in mid 2017 to help us grow faster in the huge global market of food discovery. We are looking for the smartest, most impactful and passionate people to join our food loving team.

We are building the future of food discovery and we are looking for "Senior Android Engineer" who is passionate about building great online applications and want to use their skills to have a real impact on a product used by millions of users.

What you can expect:

  • Own the projects you work on with a highly motivated team and enjoy seeing your efforts and creativity realized by millions of food lovers.
  • Solve technical and real world problems in a game-changing startup environment and encouraged to 
  • Take initiatives and be rewarded for them.
  • Work on a multitude of challenges with cross functional teams: data science, operations, sales and product teams. 
  • Collect data and drive critical product decisions that ultimately enhance the user experience. 
  • Engage with the product team to understand what makes features succeed using data we collect and visualize continuously.


What will make you fit for this role:

  • Shipped at least one mobile app on the Play Store
  • Built API-heavy mobile applications
  • Strong knowledge of Android UI design principles, patterns, and best practices
  • Experience in developing android apps for phones/tablets
  • Experience integrating with third-party libraries and APIs
  • Understanding of Google’s Android design principles and interface guidelines
  • You care about clean code and maintainability
  • Familiar with Git
  • You are excited about giving back knowledge to the community through blogs, meetups, pushing code to be reused by the public
  • Solid knowledge of RESTful APIs
  • Experience writing automated test suites for Android
  • Ability to mentor and inspire your team members
  • Appreciation for UX and clean interfaces