Android Lead opportunity at Agritech start-up in Indore or remote

Job description

Company Overview:
Plantix is the world’s most downloaded app for farmers - combining artificial intelligence and the expertise of leading research institutions around the globe. Millions of customers use the Plantix Crop Doctor to diagnose crop problems, get recommendations about treatments and the best suited products at their local store. For the first time in their farming life, many are now able to obtain an accurate diagnosis and the right treatment. On top of this, we provide detailed advice on how to avoid crop loss and to minimize pesticide and fertilizer use. With Plantix, we are able to make a meaningful impact in farmers’ lives.

Would you love to join our team of over 200 people in Germany and India? We are looking for an Android Lead for our office in Indore!

The Role:

At Plantix, we solve interesting and challenging problems. You will lead a team of Android engineers for the Plantix Partner App, that helps small agricultural shops to order products digitally. As Android Lead, you will make the product decisions and guide devs, convert the business features into native Android (Kotlin) following the best practices of code architecture and design system. You will participate in design sessions, writing and reviewing design docs, code reviews and mentoring other engineers.

Our tech stack currently includes Java, Kotlin, Room, Retrofit, MVVM... but as Android is a fast-changing ecosystem, we believe strong engineers are able to choose and learn technologies quickly.


Job requirements

Your Profile:

Experience in leading a Android team with at least 3-5 members.

Advanced analytical thinking experienced with making product decisions.

Collaborate with cross-functional teams to define, design, and ship new features to create a great experience for our customers.

Experienced in planning, estimation, code reviews, and effective client interaction skills. Experienced in automation, CI/CD and AWS.

Groom team members to develop as leaders while serving as a role model.

Understand architectural design needed to build from MVP to a mature mobile product Expert in Android app development and the Android SDK (including Android Jetpack, firebase, and related stack)

Build end-to-end features including networking, persistence, business logic and UI

Excellent communication skills in written and oral English

Nice to have demonstrated design and sensibility in UX.

What we offer:

The opportunity to get hands-on experience building a revolutionary and meaningful product, while having big influence on the direction we take in Engineering and lots of autonomy to do the right thing - and do it well.

Being part of an engineering team where knowledge sharing, mentorship, mastery and professional growth are as important as shipping code.

Working for a growing, VC-backed, mission-driven company that cares about its employees, a great work climate and of course pain reliefs for small farmers.

Work at a modern, well-equipped office in the center of Indore with a creative and inspiring environment 5 days a week

Flexible working hours and the possibility of remote working

Company-sponsored health & accidental insurance coverage

Employee stock-option plan

Success & Festive Celebrations and much more...!!