Android Engineer, Shopping Product

Toronto, ON, CA
Regular
Engineering
1942115
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About Pinterest:  

Millions of people across the world come to Pinterest to find new ideas every day. It’s where they get inspiration, dream about new possibilities and plan for what matters most. Our mission is to help those people find their inspiration and create a life they love. In your role, you’ll be challenged to take on work that upholds this mission and pushes Pinterest forward. You’ll grow as a person and leader in your field, all the while helping Pinners make their lives better in the positive corner of the internet.

Shopping is at the core of Pinterest’s mission to help people create a life they love. The shopping product team at Pinterest is inventing a brand new, more visual and personalized shopping experience for 350M+ users worldwide. The team is responsible for inspiring Pinners to shop, helping them find the best product and providing seamless checkout experience. 

You’ll be responsible for building an Android application that enables Pinners to create the life they love with product discovery and decision experiences that guide from inspiration to purchase. Working closely with the design team, you’ll build beautiful Android shopping applications for phones and tablets.

What you’ll do:

  • Build features to power the future of Shopping on Pinterest
  • Contribute to and lead each step of the product development process, from ideation to implementation to release; from rapidly prototyping, running A/B tests, to architecting and building solutions that can scale to support millions of users
  • Work with cross functional peers (PM, Design) to define the product roadmap
  • Analyze and visualize data to drive product insights and to inform our decisions
  • Contribute best-in-class programming skills to develop highly innovative consumer-facing mobile products

What we’re looking for:

  • 2+ years of industry Android application development experience 
  • Experience in building consumer facing products on Android platforms for a rapidly iterating product
  • Holistic knowledge and passion for the Android platform
  • Strong command of data that could help improve the user experience
  • Strong communication skills and great product intuition

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