Android Trainee

Job description

Company Overview:

Plantix is India’s leading digital ecosystem connecting farmers, local retailers and agri-input producers. It 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.

We have also built the country’s largest digital B2B platform, the Plantix Partner App for for agri-inputs - connecting tens of thousand local retailers. The company has over 1000 products listed in the product catalogue, offers transparent pricing, easy payment and business management.


Would you love to join our team of over 200 people? We are looking for an Android Trainee with excellent skill set to join our Engineering Team.

Job requirements

Technical Skills

  • 0-1 yrs experience 
  • Experience with Android SDK and it’s components.

  • Basic understanding of Kotlin language.

  • Adequate knowledge of OOPS concept.

  • Understanding of the full mobile development life cycle.

  • Experience working with remote data via REST and JSON

  • Familiar with general mobile landscape, architectures, trends, and emerging technologies.

  • Basic understanding of Git, SQL.

  • Basic Knowledge of Retrofit, Coroutines and MVVM architecture is a plus.


Responsibilities

  • Plan, design and develop advanced product features on android apps.

  • Work with the android team to improve application performance and fix bugs.

  • Unit-test code for robustness, including edge cases, usability, and general reliability.


Desired Skills (Not mandatory)

  • Any prior Kotlin experience.

  • Any prior Firebase experience.

What we offer

  • A diverse, knowledgeable, and excellent team to work with.

  • 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

  • Product development

  • Cutting edge technology stack

  • 5 days week

  • Opportunity to work 100% remotely.

  • Work life balance

  • Company-sponsored health & accidental insurance coverage