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Senior Android Engineer

Technology | Remote in Raleigh, NC | Full Time

Job Description


Guidebook is a simple yet powerful mobile application builder that lets you create an app in four easy steps with no technical skills required.

Thousands of organizations across the globe use Guidebook to create mobile applications for events, university campus open houses, venue guides, onboarding for associations, corporate trainings and so much more. These apps help people stay organized, connect with their peers, and access more information - but it doesn’t stop there.

Guidebook connects people with the resources they need to get the most out of their experience - in person and virtually. Our driven team aims to empower people of all skill levels to create intuitive and engaging mobile apps – and, we believe we can accomplish that while highly valuing balance, togetherness, and fun!


As a Senior Android Developer at Guidebook, you will collaborate with cross-functional teams, including product, design, QA, front end, back end, and iOS engineers. Reporting to our VP of Engineering, Chris Casey, you'll be an integral part of a tight-knit mobile team. This role is perfect for an engineer eager to utilize their technical expertise to impact the team's success by taking ownership of projects and being a crucial technical partner to their manager. Join us, and make a difference in a small, agile team working on projects that tangibly impact company success.


  • Work closely with product and cross-functional teams to complete projects and influence the codebase's direction.

  • Take ownership of a large-scale project with the support of your manager.

  • Mentor other mobile team members, fostering a collaborative and knowledge-sharing environment to enhance the overall team expertise.

  • Make daily commits and become a key technical partner.

  • Break down large features into manageable tasks.

  • Identify security risks and areas for improvement in the code base.

  • Collaborate with iOS engineers to build high-quality features.



  • Proven track record of at least 5 years in Android app development.

  • Extensive experience working with Java and Kotlin languages.

Technical Proficiency:

  • In-depth knowledge of Android SDK, NDK, and different versions of Android.

  • Expertise in building and optimizing high-performance Android applications.

Architecture and Design:

  • Strong understanding of software architecture principles and design patterns.

  • Experience with MVVM and other architectural paradigms.

Collaboration and Leadership:

  • Demonstrated ability to lead a team of Android developers.

  • Excellent communication skills and the ability to collaborate with cross-functional teams.

Code Quality and Testing:

  • Commitment to writing clean, maintainable, and well-documented code.

  • Proficient in unit testing and other testing best practices.

Code Reviews:

  • Proven experience conducting and participating in thorough code reviews.

  • Ability to provide constructive feedback and mentor junior team members.

Continuous Learning:

  • Passion for staying up-to-date with the latest industry trends and technologies.

  • Willingness to learn and adopt new tools and frameworks.

Problem-Solving Skills:

  • Proven ability to troubleshoot and resolve complex technical issues.

  • Creative problem-solving skills and a proactive approach to addressing challenges.

Git and Version Control:

  • Proficient in using Git for version control and collaboration through the peer review process.

App Deployment:

  • Experience with the end-to-end process of app deployment on Google Play Store.

  • Familiarity with the latest Android app distribution practices.

Bachelor's or Master's Degree:

  • Bachelor's or Master's degree in Computer Science, Software Engineering, or a related field.


  • 100% paid benefits: medical, dental, and vision.

  • Unlimited vacation time.

  • 401k program with matching benefits.

  • Stock options.

  • A company culture built on balance, community, and shared success.

  • MacBook and accessories for comfortable remote work.

  • Flexibility to work remotely, or from our downtown Raleigh, North Carolina office.


A competitive salary of $140,000-160,000, depending on relevant experience.


At Guidebook, we're committed to cultivating an inclusive work environment for everyone – and we know that's best achieved, in part, with a diverse workforce. We're working on increasing diversity across the company. If you're looking to join a team that is smart, highly motivated, and also values work/life balance, we can't wait to hear how you can add to our growing culture!

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.

Ready to shape the future of mobile applications? Join Guidebook and be part of a company culture that values innovation, collaboration, and individual growth. Apply now and make an impact!