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Android Developer

Android Developer


Do you want to be part of the supermarket revolution? At Picnic you get the chance to join a young and forward-thinking startup culture, where everything you do matters. With a data-driven approach and an incredible service, Picnic strives to make grocery shopping simple, fun, and affordable for everyone. Known for our just-in-time supply-chain and a unique last-mile delivery strategy, we have become one of the fastest-growing companies of the Netherlands!

We have several mobile apps that are of crucial importance to our business. Our store app allows our customers to do their grocery shopping as conveniently and efficiently as possible. The runner app helps our delivery girls and guys to deliver groceries and put a smile on the face of our customers. In these apps, we leverage native technologies to deliver the best possible user experience but also cross-platform technologies such as React Native to deliver value to our users quickly.

🏢 Where you fit in 

Picnic’s customers rely on the mobile app. They use it to buy their fresh, high quality, and weekly groceries. Our developers make their interaction quick and seamless - not a finger marathon!

As an Android Developer at Picnic you’ll be working with Kotlin. We saw its potential in 2016 and embraced it. This reflects our mindset - pushing design to be simple and functional with a relentless focus on innovation. Check out our stats:

  • 4.41 star rating 💪
  • 99.5% crash free sessions 💯

Not bad. But you can help us do better.

You are accountable for maintaining an easy-to-use, reliable app. When updates are released, you roll them out to users and track their activity for bugs. A smooth app is vital. Critical bugs lead to; no deliveries, empty cupboards, and unhappy customers.

Using hands-on experience with the product development cycle you constantly test, evolve, and evaluate our features. You collaborate with designers to bring their prototypes into a functional reality. Real customers test the app in our user-testing lab giving you the opportunity to trial new features each week.

You’re ready to meet ambiguous requirements to ensure a smooth, elegant and user-friendly experience for all our customers!

We don’t hide our developments. We open-source with the community that helped us grow. If you require more motivation to apply - check out our page.

🔥 What challenges await you

  • Implement new features in our Android app while improving and iterating on existing features to be A/B tested weekly by real customers
  • Work with the backend team to ensure APIs are integrated and properly tested
  • Constantly search for the best user experience
  • Apply your knowledge to ensure a competitive and successful app
  • Ensure efficiency and creativity at each step of the product development cycle

👉🏼 Who you are

  • Bachelor’s in Computer Science or equivalent
  • 2+ years of experience with Android in API level 16 and up
  • Strong Java and Android SDK development skills
  • Fluent in English, Dutch not required
  • For bonus points:
    • Interest in Kotlin
    • Open-source contributions or projects

👩‍💻 The tech we use

  • Java, Kotlin
  • RxJava
  • Dagger
  • Mockito, Robolectric
  • Android architectural components

🍩 Picnic perks

Located in Amsterdam, our fun-filled office is the best place for you to focus on your Picnic projects. Equipped with your favorite hardware and surrounded by like-minded people, you’ll grow professionally and personally, while enjoying the startup life along the way. We like to keep our 40-hour work-week flexible around here.

Our tech team consists of 15 product teams, which handle tons of innovative projects. Sharing, mentoring and keeping up to date is a must at Picnic: Meetups, webinars, Lunch & Learn sessions, and our very own Tech academy make sure that’s taken care of. Your soft skills will get some attention as well, with tailored training and courses.

Our salaries are market competitive and our pension program will put your mind at ease.

🏡 Relocation package?

Sure! If you join Picnic from abroad, we’ll cover your trip to Amsterdam, sponsor your Visa, and offer you a month of accommodation while you settle in. What are you waiting for? Get in touch!


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