IRL

Engineering Manager - Android

Full-Time in United States - Remote OK - Senior

Company Overview

IRL is the leading group messaging social network that brings people together through events and shared experiences. With its wide range of in-app offerings, including personalized event suggestions using artificial intelligence, calendar integrations, messenger and private group pages, IRL deepens everyone's ability to connect through organic community-building and engaging social interaction.

Based on humans' natural group orientation and essential need to communicate, especially in the post-COVID era, IRL is building the future of interaction by translating these inherent needs onto one platform and encouraging users to do more together.

We're looking for self-motivated engineers who have a passion for building high-quality consumer-facing applications.

You are:
• Ambitious. You are eager to build a first-class Android experience. You thrive in a fast-moving, dynamic, results-oriented environment and aim high.
• Execution driven. You love running a well-planned sprint, delivering high-quality features with your team, and tuning the processes you work in. Delivering a well-built release on time is one of your top priorities.
• Passionate. You are passionate about IRL's mission and you love the Android platform as much as we do.
• A team player. You enjoy working with cross-functionally across the organization and in a collaborative work environment. You communicate clearly & openly and can arrive at great solutions with your team-mates amidst different priorities.

Responsibilities:

• Lead the fully remote Android team at IRL in building a first-class mobile experience
• Be hands-on involved in building new & innovative features and drive technological advancements in IRL's Android experience
• Hire & manage a team of highly skilled Android Engineers
• Advise the Product & Design team on best practices on the Android platform & ecosystem
• Work closely with the whole Engineering team to improve on existing processes & continuously evolve our techstack

We’re looking for someone who has:

• 6+ years of experience in building native production Android applications, preferably in Kotlin recently
• 1+ years of experience managing high-performing mobile engineering teams
• Passion for developing scalable, well-designed software that adapts as it grows
• Excellent communication, planning & collaboration skills

Benefits:

  • IRL pays 99% of the monthly premium for platinum and gold PPO medical insurance, plus vision and dental coverage, for employees and their spouses, partners & children.
  • All employees receive 25 days of Personal Time Off every calendar year plus 5 Floating Holidays.
  • Sick leave honor system: Employees can take up to 2 consecutive days per illness without having to take PTO.
  • Remote Work Set Up Stipend for new employees of up to $7,500 for engineers and $5,000 for non-engineers.
  • All-Purpose Stipend of $4,800 per year for ongoing remote work expenses plus an incredible range of products and services.
  • Celebrations Stipend: Employees may receive up to $1,200 per year for personal and family events planned through the IRL app.
  • Student Loan Repayment: IRL will contribute up to $437.50 per month, with a maximum lifetime benefit of $31,500, for the repayment of employee student loans.
  • Professional Development: IRL will contribute up to $3,000 annually, with a maximum lifetime benefit of $12,000, for expenses associated with employee professional development.
  • 401(k) Retirement Plan (coming Fall 2021) with 100% match on up to 6% of employee salary.


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