# hiring

Rastislav Vasko

09/06/2019, 4:28 PM
Hey everyone, we’re looking for a Senior Android Developer to join our five-person Android team at Doist to work on Todoist and Twist. We’re a fully remote company, working on simple yet powerful productivity tools that promote a more fulfilling way to work and live. Expectations: - 4+ years of Android development experience. - A deep understanding of the Android framework, Kotlin and Java programming languages. - Knowledge of algorithms, data structures and software engineering practices. - Demonstrated passion for creating high-quality consumer apps. Our hiring process consists of three interviews (through video conferencing, of course) and a test project (8 hours, compensated). More info: If you’ve got any questions, please just ping me (here, DMs,
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09/06/2019, 7:34 PM
First of all your offer looks great! 1. What is your current Kotlin adoption? 2. What are your 3rd party libraries of choice? 3. I saw on LinkedIn that most of the Android devs are based close to EU timezones, is that preferable? 4. Is there a chance to touch other development areas like backend or iOS while being Android dev? 5. Can you disclose salary range for this role?
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Rastislav Vasko

09/08/2019, 9:38 AM
Thank you for the questions! 1. It’s 30% at the moment. Everything new is written in Kotlin (and e.g. our whole Wear app is), but there’s a lot of code waiting to be migrated. 2. Google’s (Jetpack, Play Services, Firebase, Fabric), Jackson, OkHttp, Picasso, Commonmark, LeakCanary... 3. It doesn’t make a difference. The team is indeed usually between GMT+1 and GMT+3, but we have very different sleeping habbits. 😄 There are no requirements to be online during certain hours or so. 4. That’s an interesting question! Sometimes a cross team pull request pops up and it’s welcome, although it’s more of an exception. We’re also very interested in cross-platform code sharing (since we have clients for multiple native platforms) and we’re excited about Kotlin Multiplatform, but it’s still in the “discussion and evaluation” phase. 5. I don’t know, to be honest.
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09/09/2019, 7:25 AM
would this be permanent or contract positions?

Rastislav Vasko

09/09/2019, 7:32 AM
It’s a permanent position. Sorry, should’ve specified that!

Eduard Boloș

09/17/2019, 5:12 PM
Hi, Rastislav! Unfortunately I saw your posting just now, is the position still open? Thanks!