Android Mobile Software Development Engineer, Homeowner Team



Software Engineering
Mexico City, Mexico
Posted on Friday, June 14, 2024

About the team

The Homeowner team is committed to assisting homeowners by providing them with information, guidance, and access to the resources and services offered by our company. Our goal is to establish strong and enduring relationships by delivering personalized solutions, connecting homeowners with valuable resources, and offering continuous support throughout their homeownership journey. We aim to empower homeowners to effectively maintain and enhance their homes, gain a clear understanding of their financial options, and ultimately achieve their long-term goals.

This is a new team with a fresh roadmap! There is a lot of opportunity to drive the technical systems necessary to create value for our customer. Because of this, we operate in a startup-y environment and are looking to scale quickly.

About the role

As an Android software engineer for the Homeowner Team, you will work closely with product managers, stakeholders, and other engineering teams, in order to build a comprehensive and compelling homeowner engagement experience. This is a growing business and has a lot of visibility across the company and our Senior Leadership Team. Your work will be pivotal to empowering homeowners with the solutions necessary to cater to their evolving needs.

You will also:

  • Contribute to full-stack mobile application development from concept to launch

  • Work on the latest Android technologies and architectural patterns to develop world-class mobile applications .

  • Consistently deliver performant, testable, scalable, highly-readable code using OO best practices

  • Partner with cross-functional teams to achieve our goals, while providing guidance and support to ensure successful project outcomes.

  • Identify gaps in our systems, ideate solutions, and help steer the execution of the solution

  • Design the systems necessary to expand our suite of products while balancing speed-to-market, and scalability for customer-facing features.

This role has been categorized as a teleworker position. Teleworkers do not have a permanent corporate office workplace and, instead, work from a physical location of their choice which must be identified to the Company. Employees may live in any part of Mexico, but preferably in Mexico City, as we would encourage attendance for occasional in-office events.

In addition to a competitive base salary and benefits, this position is also eligible for equity awards based on factors such as experience, performance and location.

Who you are

  • 4+ years of Android software development experience

  • Proficiency in Kotlin and Java.

  • Android UI design principles, patterns, and best practice including MVVM or MVI

  • Understanding of core Android SDK including Jetpack Compose

  • Experience with GraphQL and RESTful APIs to connect Android applications to back-end services.

  • Ability to include and work closely with other engineers and other disciplines, most notably individuals in BE roles, product, and design.

  • Strong experience profiling for optimizing performance and resource utilization.

  • The ability to work well with product management, design, services to shape and define products

  • Experience with Agile development processes

  • The ability to work well in a team setting

Get to know us

Zillow is reimagining real estate to make it easier to unlock life’s next chapter.

As the most-visited real estate website in the United States, Zillow® and its affiliates help movers find and win their home through digital solutions, first class partners, and easier buying, selling, financing and renting experiences. Millions of people visit Zillow Group sites every month to start their home search, and now they can rely on Zillow to help make it easier to move. The work we do is helping people move from dreaming to transacting — and no matter what job you're in, you will play a critical role in making this vision a reality.

Our efforts to streamline the real estate transaction are supported by a deep-rooted culture of innovation, our passion to redefine the employee experience, and a fundamental commitment to Equity and Belonging. We’re also setting the standard for work experiences of the future, where our employees are supported in doing their best work and living a flexible, well-balanced life. But don’t just take our word for it. Read recent reviews on Glassdoor and recent recognition from multiple organizations, including: the 100 Best Companies to Work For in 2022 list, Glassdoor Employees’ Choice Award, honoring the Best Places to Work in 2022, Bloomberg Gender-Equality Index 2022, Human Rights Campaign (HRC) Corporate Equity Index and Best Place to Work for LGBTQ Equality 2022, and TIME 100 Most Influential Companies list.

Zillow Group is an equal opportunity employer committed to fostering an inclusive, innovative environment with the best employees. We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, and gender identity. If you have a disability or special need that requires accommodation, please contact your recruiter directly.