Android Software Engineer

DawaSwift is the leading mobile technology and data science company that delivers medicine from local pharmacies to patients' homes through a tight network of local drivers/riders and also gives small medical loans to patients on its mobile app. With headquarters on the internet and office presence in Toronto and Montreal (Canada) and Nairobi (Kenya), DawaSwift is creating the world's widest network of local pharmacies to serve local patients through an AI powered web platform that also connects them with local drivers to facilitate deliveries of medical products in real-time.

Job Overview
You will design, build and maintain an Android app with the potential to unlock financial services for billions of people throughout developing world. As a member of a small, nimble team, you'll work directly with our product team to create beautiful, inspiring financial experiences for our customers.

Contributing to the design and development of our Android app (written in Java)
Scoping new projects and features with our product team, and implementing them (including contributing to some parts of our back-end systems when needed)
Managing multiple projects simultaneously
Contributing to the overall engineering roadmap
Mentoring and teaching other team members

You are highly entrepreneurial and thrive in taking ownership of your own impact. You take the initiative to solve problems before they arise.
You are a passionate coder. You start and/or contribute to projects you’re excited about.
You are an excellent collaborator. You know that startups are a team sport. You listen to others, aren’t afraid to speak your mind and always try to ask the right questions.
You have experience architecting high-quality Android apps that interact with RESTful APIs and enjoy keeping up with the latest frameworks and development practices. It’s an additional bonus if you have working knowledge of languages such as Kotlin, Ruby and/or Python.
You understand the value of writing thorough tests, and you are passionate about code quality and bug fixing.
You are curious about new technologies and are eager to learn about and contribute to all parts of our technology stack.

Benefits of Joining
Mission-driven, fast-paced and entrepreneurial environment
Competitive salary and equity package
80% coverage of insurance costs (health, dental, vision)
Unlimited PTO
Discretionary trips to our offices across the globe
Pre-tax commuter and 401(k) programs
Weekly team meals
Flexible working hours

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+1 (514) 638-9364

16 Upper Hill, Nairobi, Nairobi 00100, Kenya.


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