Jam Music is a free, fully licensed music streaming service for the SnapChat generation that has 10X the engagement of Pandora and 3X their profit margin potential. Jam lets you listen to music at the exact same time with friends and interact while you listen. We’re making music streaming social...and creating a new social habit called Jamming. Jam Music is already a top 10 iOS app in the US.
Senior Android Engineer - Bay Area Office
Jam is looking for a Senior Android engineer to help advance our large-scale, fast growing consumer app. Offices in Palo Alto, CA. Remote considered.
What you will be doing
Designing and implementing our Android app from the ground up.
Collaborating with the design team to create innovative user experiences.
Releasing iteratively in an agile software development environment.
Collaborating closely with the server team and the product team to define and implement features.
What you need to work with us
5+ years of experience with Android
Knowledge and experience with Android MediaPlayer services.
A hunger to learn (about code, tech, and yourself).
A hunger to build (apps, code, and most importantly: a blisteringly awesome development team).
What would make you stand out
Android UI Testing experience (like Appium)
Considerable programming experience in Java.
Experience with iOS (we all wear multiple hats here at Jam Music!)
Ability to be an high powered engineer who strives to understand the toughest problems and propose creative solutions.
Passion for creating high quality mobile apps.
MVP application design and complex reactive touch-based UI experience.
A love of Music
The company’s founders are serial entrepreneurs (multiple exits, IPOs) who built one of the fastest growing streaming music services in US history, generating over $50M in ad revenues. Free and ad supported is the mass play in social and streaming music. The leadership team has deep, relevant experience that spans: selling major brand advertising and sponsorships; innovating ad supported, consumer facing platforms with 10's of millions of users; developing core software for five generations of iPods; architecting platforms for social networking, location-based services and cloud-based media; utilizing advanced analytics, machine learning and big data for recommendations; operating top US radio stations; licensing streaming music rights with all major record labels and significant indies; and building the first secure transfer of MP3s to a mobile device.
Jam is backed by great VCs and is part of Stanford’s prestigious StartX accelerator. We are passionate about music and social. Our culture is centered around music, creative freedom, innovation and fun. Our offices are at Stanford StartX in Palo Alto, CA.