Sr. Software Engineer, Android (Premier Agent)

  • Job Reference: 00000020-1
  • Date Posted: 6 January 2020
  • Recruiter: Zillow Group
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  • Location: San Francisco, California
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Real Estate & Property
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

About the team

We are a mid-size team innovating on the next generation of real estate agent software. We have the industry-leading platform for real estate agents and our platform is growing. With unmatched consumer reach to 175 million users across Zillow and Trulia, you will lead the team that helps drive the engine behind our top-rated Premier Agent App that enables agents to quickly connect with interested buyers and sellers.

Our Culture:

We're a fun team. We build awesome products, solve hard problems and keep a good life balance. Our culture is one of our biggest strengths. In our company, people treat each other with respect and compassion, and together cultivate a culture of team-work, learning, accountability and fun. There’s a commitment to understanding the whole person, helping to create a shared, unquestioning environment.

Our values permeate our core and are part of our daily life at Zillow Group: #ZGIsATeamSport, #ActWithIntegrity, #WinningIsFun, #OwnIt, #MoveFastThinkBig, #TurnOnTheLights

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About the role

Zillow Group, Agent Platform is looking for a Senior Software Engineer to join the development of the Premier Agent Android app. This is a high impact role as an integral part of the team that builds our mobile-first mission critical system. As a senior engineer on the Premier Agent team, the role has the opportunity to build high visibility features and influence the way that software is built in our organization.


Who you are

  •  Solid understanding of Kotlin, Java and building Android applications
  • Broad experience with Android SDK and architecture components such as Jetpack
  • Strong experience profiling for optimizing performance and resource utilizatio
  • Understanding of clean architecture and design patterns such as MVP, MVVM
  • Experience working with remote data API via REST and JSON 
  • Comfortable providing technical leadership and mentoring more junior engineer
  • Published one or more apps to the play store
  • Desire to write clean, well-tested code
  • Driven and self-motivated 


Get to know us

Zillow Group houses the largest portfolio of real estate brands on mobile and the web. We are on a mission to rewire the real estate transaction and are building transformational tools and services that make it easier for everyone to find and get into a home they love. We are working to create an on-demand real estate transaction experience for every stage of the home lifecycle -- for buyers, sellers, renters and borrowers - and we're well on our way. No matter what job you're in, you will play a critical role in making this vision a reality for millions of people.


At Zillow Group, we're powered by our inclusive work culture, where everyone has the support and resources to do the best work of their careers. Our efforts to streamline the real estate transaction is supported by our passion to empower people and enrich lives around everything home, a deep-rooted culture of innovation, a fundamental commitment to Equity and Belonging, and world-class benefits. But, don't just take our word for it. Read our reviews on Glassdoor and recent recognition from multiple organizations, including: Fortune 100 Best Companies to Work For (#69), Fortune Best Workplaces for Diversity (#38), Fortune Best Workplaces for Parents (#31), Fortune Best Workplaces for Women (#20), Fatherly's Best Workplaces for New Dads (#37), JUST Capital 100 Company (#69), Bloomberg Gender Equality Index constituent.


Zillow Group is an equal opportunity employer committed to fostering an inclusive, innovative environment with the best employees. Therefore, we provide employment opportunities without regard to age, race, color, ancestry, national origin, religion, disability, sex, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, or any other protected status in accordance with applicable law. If there are preparations we can make to help ensure you have a comfortable and positive interview experience, please let us know.