Rekor Systems is seeking a dynamic and self-starting junior Android Engineer. You will collaborate with a cross-functional team to build applications that harness several of the latest Android technologies. Rekor Systems is a leader in real-time roadway intelligence solutions harnessing the power of machine learning and AI. The mobile team brings those solutions to smartphones, enabling a whole new class of informed decision-making ability for users.
This role is fully remote. Rekor has offices in Orlando, FL and Columbia, MD, so east coast timezone candidates are preferred (or an ability to operate within Eastern Time core hours).
Role and Responsibilities
help to design and build mobile applications for Android using Kotlin, possibly Java, and the Android SDK (in addition to select first and third party library integration)
collaborate with the UI/UX team, other mobile developers, front and back end developers, and engineering leadership to define app features and use cases
write new feature code as well as perform maintenance and fix bugs for existing products
help shape the future of mobile products for Rekor Systems
report to the Director of Mobile Engineering (who will provide regular mentoring and skill building opportunities so you can level up)
Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or Software Engineering
Or Successful completion of an Android Engineering bootcamp program
Or Self-taught Android skills combined with a portfolio of app projects you can showcase
Knowledge and experience using Kotlin, Java, the Android SDK, and related technologies to build Android applications
Knowledge of Google’s design principles and application interface guidelines
Outstanding collaboration and communication skills
A tenacious desire to learn and level up your skills, both hard technical skills as well as the softer interpersonal ones
A self-starter attitude and an ability to adapt to the constant barrage of challenges that crop up when engineering solutions
A detail-oriented and accountable nature (someone not afraid to speak up to ensure we get things right)
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to talk or hear. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision and ability to adjust focus. This would require the ability to lift files, open filing cabinets and bend or stand on a stool as necessary.