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Lowe's Sr Software Engineer - Consumer Apps Platform - Android in Charlotte, North Carolina

Starting rate of pay may vary based on factors including, but not limited to, position offered, location, education, training, and/or experience. For information regarding our benefit programs and eligibility, please visit https://talent.lowes.com/us/en/benefits .

Job Summar y :

Do you thrive on new and exciting mobile technology? Are you looking for an opportunity to be part of an evolution and large-scale digital transformation? As an Android Software Development Engineer in the Lowe’s Digital organization, you will be working in an open engineering culture that fosters collaborative decision making with a global team of passionate and talented mobile software engineers. You will have an opportunity to build best in-class customer mobile experiences; engineering complex, secure and high-quality reliable mobile apps; and holding to the highest standards of code quality and testing seriously. You will be responsible for joining a product team and contributing to the software design, development, and overall lifecycle for a native Android product. If you are our ideal candidate, you will have demonstrated technical and problem-solving skills, a passion for technology, and strong ownership skills.

Your role within the Android Consumer Mobile Platform Team will include working closely with product management, user experience designers and other software development engineers across our locations in the US and India to deliver best in quality consumer mobile applications

Key Responsibilities :

• Collaborates with team members to build flexible, scalable, and maintainable mobile apps

• Validates and execute unit tests, and automated UI tests to identify application errors and ensure software meet functional specs

• Participates and coaches’ others in all software development life cycle phases by applying an in-depth understanding of industry methodologies and standards

• Participate in code reviews to instill the highest of code quality, ensure Android best practices, and own the continuous improvement of yourself and the team

• Stay up to date with the latest trends, techniques, and innovations in Android products and development

• Share thoughts and ideas on how to improve the Android Consumer mobile application

Required Qualifications :

• Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, CIS, or equivalent experience

• 7+ years of experience in Android software development, or relevant experience

• Proficient writing unit tests and UI automation tests using tools such as Espresso, Junit, Robolectric, etc.

• Strong CS/analytical skills

• Good written and verbal communication skills

• Experience using both Java and Kotlin

• Passionate about learning, innovation, knowledge sharing, and continuous improvement

• Passionate for shipping consumer facing, high quality, mobile applications

• Should be able to collaborate, work with, and lead global teams

• Experience using Firebase SDKs

• Able to provide best practices for development, unit testing and acceptance testing

• Experience with popular architectures like MVVM and MVP

• Experience with popular libraries like RxJava, Retrofit, OkHttp, and Dagger2

• Experience debugging Java/Kotlin native applications

• Experience publishing app(s) in the Google Play Store

• Experience with Material Design and can provide meaningful contribution to the design process

• Experience with tools such as Gradle/Kotlin DSL’s for building Android applications/libraries

• Experience working in an Agile team environment and willingness to adapt

Preferred Experience:

• Passionate about designing and providing technical direction to the team via learning sessions and training presentations

• Knowledge of the Android SDK performance tools such as systrace or the Android Studio profiler to improve application performance

• Experience using Android Jetpack, ARCore, and MotionLayout

Preferred Qualifications :

• Master's degree in Computer Science, CIS, or related field

• 5 years of IT experience developing and implementing business systems within an organization

• 5 years of experience working with defect or incident tracking software

• 5 years of experience writing technical documentation in a software development environment

• 3 years of experience working with an IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL) framework

• 3 years of experience leading teams, with or without direct reports

• 5 years of experience working with source code control systems

• Experience working with Continuous Integration/ Continuous Deployment tools

• 5 years of experience in systems analysis, including defining technical requirements and performing high level design for complex solutions

About Lowe’s:

Lowe’s Companies, Inc. (NYSE: LOW) is a FORTUNE® 50 home improvement company serving approximately 19 million customer transactions a week in the United States and Canada. With fiscal year 2021 sales of over $96 billion, Lowe’s and its related businesses operate or service nearly 2,200 home improvement and hardware stores and employ over 300,000 associates. Based in Mooresville, N.C., Lowe’s supports the communities it serves through programs focused on creating safe, affordable housing and helping to develop the next generation of skilled trade experts. For more information, visit Lowes.com.

EEO Statement

Lowe’s is an equal opportunity employer and administers all personnel practices without regard to race, color, religious creed, sex, gender, age, ancestry, national origin, mental or physical disability or medical condition, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, military or veteran status, genetic information, or any other category protected under federal, state, or local law. Pay Range for Colorado: $70,700.00 - $170,000.00 annually Starting rate of pay may vary based on factors including, but not limited to, position offered, location, education, training, and/or experience. For information regarding our benefit programs and eligibility, please visit https://talent.lowes.com/us/en/benefits .

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