Viki Inc Lead Mobile Engineer in San Francisco, California
Viki, a Rakuten Company (Japan Stock Exchange: 4755), is a global TV site with more than tens of millions of viewers a month watching the world’s primetime TV and movies, subtitled in over 200 languages by a community of fans. With billions of videos viewed and more than 1 billion words translated, Viki brings global entertainment to fans everywhere.
We are in search of a Lead Mobile Engineer for Ebates Inc. Like Viki, Ebates is part of the Rakuten family of companies. This is a full-time position located in San Francisco and reports to the GM of Mobile. The mobile team operates similar to a startup within its larger organization with the goal of taking full advantage of the strengths of mobile devices in E-Commerce. This is an opportunity to help scale a successful mobile business with an amazing team and make a big impact on the mobile E-Commerce space at the same time. Essential duties and responsibilities may include, but are not limited to:
• Help scale a successful mobile business with an amazing team and make a big impact on the mobile E-Commerce space at the same time • Be the engineering leader across Android, iOS and mobile web teams • Work across all of our properties (Ebates US and International, FatWallet, Pushpins, OneReceipt and BFAds) and on new and disruptive products that are revolutionizing mobile shopping, payments and marketing
• B.S., M.S. or Ph.D. in Computer Science or similar applied technical field • 5+ years building native applications for iPhone, iPad and/or Android devices • 1+ years of manager-level experience leading Android, iOS or mobile web team members • Portfolio of published applications • Experience with iOS framework, Objective-C, Swift and/or Java • Excellent critical thinking, problem-solving and communication skills • Solid understanding of the mobile ecosystem from reporting to 3rd party libraries and services • Strong understanding of software development process/Agile/lean • Full stack capabilities and have experience designing with restful APIs • Good understanding of Android and/or iOS UI patterns and style guides
Rakuten Group of companies also includes Viber, Ebates, Kobo and more; reaching a global audience of nearly 1 billion users. This is an excellent opportunity to join a medium-sized team and make a difference as we scale.
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