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Cricut Senior Android Mobile Engineer in South Jordan, Utah

Cricut is looking for a talented Senior Android Mobile Engineer to help us take our Android native apps to the next level. The position demands a candidate capable of doing high-quality work against technical and schedule challenges, while following strong software design and process principles. This is a great opportunity to play a key role in a dynamic team, working on cutting edge mobile technology. You are a driver of change and you have yet to meet a technology challenge you cannot resolve. You are dedicated to developing clean code that will help shape the Android mobile software which thrills our users.


  • Work collaboratively with fellow department members, project managers, test engineers, and designers to develop and maintain Cricut Android applications as well as “Proof of Concepts” and “Prototypes”

  • Contribute to high quality mobile app design and architecture

  • Apply software engineering design patterns to develop well-structured, modular, performant application code

  • Serve as a technical mentor in mobile app development

  • Perform code reviews, write unit and UI tests, and contribute to architectural planning and refactoring

  • Collaborate with API teams on API design

  • B.S. or M.S. in Computer Science, Software Engineering or comparable field with 5+ years relevant experience

  • Extensive experience developing Android mobile native applications in Kotlin/Java

  • Solid understanding of the full Android mobile development life cycle

  • Strong knowledge of Android UI design principles and best practices

  • Experience developing native Android applications on Android 6.0 API level 23 and above

  • Experience with at least one of these design architectures: MVVM, MVC, VIPER, Clean (Onion Architecture)

  • Expert in UI layouts and creating adaptive layouts for various hardware configurations

  • Experience writing custom views and controls

  • Experience in testing high volume applications: unit test, integration test, Espresso Test, performance test

  • Experience using external commercial and open source libraries

  • Experience with Git and GitFlow

  • A solid grasp of fundamental algorithms, data structures, and design patterns

  • Portfolio of apps that you’ve built; ideally available in the Google Play App Store

  • Ability to prototype new features and redesign existing ones

  • Excellent problem solving, debugging skills, critical thinking, and communication skills

  • Ability to effectively articulate technical challenges and solutions

  • Aptitude and desire to independently learn new technologies

Preferred Skills

  • Experience in animation and graphics

  • Experience in dependency injection framework (e.g. Dagger, Hilt)

  • Experience with Scrum/Agile methodologies

  • Experience mentoring junior members

  • Experience with Jetpack Navigation

  • Experience with Android performance profiling tools and optimization techniques

  • Experience with Open API standard (Swagger)

  • Experience with the Android Bluetooth stack (Classic, BLE)

  • Experience with push notification

  • Working knowledge of Internationalization

  • Advanced Gradle experience

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Bonus Skills

  • Proficient in C, C++

  • Experience in continuous integration and delivery (e.g. Bitrise)

  • Experience releasing app to the Google Play App Store

  • Experience with Google Firebase Analytics and Crashlytics

  • Experience with Android NDK and JNI

  • Familiar with Jetpack Compose

  • Experience in developing iOS mobile native applications in Swift/SwiftUI

  • Equal Opportunity: Cricut is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees and members. Applicants will be considered based on their qualifications and without regards to age, race, ethnicity, gender identity or expression, national origin, religion, physical or mental disability, protected veteran states, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation or any other protected characteristic protected by applicable laws, regulations or ordinances.

  • ADA: If you require reasonable accommodation during the application or selection process please do not hesitate to reach out to Cricut HR or your assigned recruiter.