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Software Engineer, Mobile - AndroidIndonesia



Software Engineering
Posted on Thursday, October 26, 2023

Life at  Grab

At Grab, every Grabber is guided by The Grab Way, which spells out our mission, how we believe we can achieve it, and our operating principles - the 4Hs: Heart, Hunger, Honour and Humility. These principles guide and help us make decisions as we work to create economic empowerment for the people of Southeast Asia.

Get to know the Team

DNA (Demand and Ads) mobile team leverages promotions and advertisements to optimize user experience is a specialized group of professionals dedicated to enhancing user engagement within mobile applications. Our team combines the skills and responsibilities of mobile app development with the strategic use of promotions and ads to create a more engaging and user-friendly experience.

In order to optimize Grab's various services, our team should employ data-driven strategies such as user segmentation, geolocation-based promotions, and in-app ads while collaborating with multiple teams and components include partnering with local businesses and restaurants for cross-promotions, analyzing user feedback and survey data. Additionally, the team should focus on user engagement promotions, A/B testing, and continuously monitor ad performance. This multifaceted approach, involving various stakeholders and components, prioritizes user privacy and delivers a personalized and valuable user experience.

Get to know the Role

We are seeking Android app developers who are primarily responsible for learning and gaining practical experience in programming languages like Java and Kotlin, as well as the Android tech stack. They assist in coding, UI development, testing, and integration tasks. Engineers should contribute to project discussions, documentation, and collaborate with cross-functional teams, all while focusing on skill development and continuous learning to progress in their development career.

The Day-to-Day Activities

  • App Development: Create, enhance, and maintain the Grab app.

  • Ad Integration: Ensure seamless ad and promotion integration.

  • User Engagement Features: Develop features for better user engagement.

  • Collaboration with QA and UX: Work closely with QA and UX teams.

  • Performance Monitoring: Continuously monitor app performance.

  • Code Reviews: Engage in code reviews for quality assurance.

  • Documentation: Document changes and integrations.

  • End-of-Day Review: Evaluate daily progress and plan for the next day.

The Must-Haves

  • Strong CS fundamentals (with competencies in algorithms and data structures).

  • Proficient in Kotlin for Android.

  • Good understanding of UX/UI design exposure and in making apps work intuitively and with

  • pixel perfect interfaces.

  • Familiar with MVVM, RxJava and Clean Architecture.

The Nice-to-Haves

  • A degree in computer science, software engineering, information technology or related fields.

  • Up-to-date on the modern Android programming paradigm, including the use of Coroutine, Jetpack Compose.

  • Working knowledge of several architectural approaches, caching, data storage and security.

  • 2-4 years of mobile engineering experience with a track record of building complex applications

Our Commitment

We recognize that with these individual attributes come different workplace challenges, and we will work with Grabbers to address them in our journey towards creating inclusion at Grab for all Grabbers.

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Equal opportunity

Grab is an equal opportunity employer. We owe our success to the talents of our globally-diverse team and the varying perspectives they add to our thriving community.

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Grab does not accept unsolicited resumes sent by recruiting agencies. Please do not forward resumes to our job postings, Grab employees or other parts of the business. Grab will not be liable to pay any fees to agencies for candidates hired as a result of unrequested resumes.