Senior Android Developer

Technology · Helsinki, HELSINKI
Department Technology
Employment Type Full-Time
Minimum Experience Mid-level

We are looking for a new team member to join mobile development at Virta. Our applications are making the charging experience simple and effortless for electric vehicle drivers.

If you have a passion for pushing mobile technologies to the limits and want to work together with our team of talented people, get in touch with us!  


 What we expect from you:  

  • Create scalable, future-proof mobile applications, and realistic plans towards developing them across the Virta Platform   
  • Work with other development teams and business to ideate software solutions  
  • You are able to put your ego aside, treat everyone with respect, and help others reach their potential.  
  • You are comfortable with coaching developers in the development work implementing the plans you have created. You don’t sweat when writing technical documentation or internal tech blog posts  
  • In addition to technical competence, communication is key in this role, you are not afraid to ask hard questions nor provide simple instructions.  
  • You have enough persistence and determination: it takes a certain stubborn attitude and time to build simple solutions to complex problems. Solutions that are easily maintainable, good quality , AND are also scalable, you understand this concept well  
  • Current residence inside the EU 


What we expect you  to know about:  

  • Proven hands-on experience in mobile application development (e.g. Swift and Kotlin are a plus) 
  • Experience in Scrum and Kanban. SAFe and other agile methodologies is a plus  
  • Fluent in English, as it is the main working language at Virta  
  • Optional libraries and technologies that’d be valuable to have in your tool belt: Retrofit, RxJava, Glide, Dagger II, Jetpack, Lottie, Kotlin Multiplatform Mobile, Ktor client, Coroutines, Reaktive, Kodein

    To give perspective to what you’ll  start working with (or rebuilding), our current technology stack includes:   

    • Native Apps using Kotlin and Swift, shared business logic with Kotlin Multiplatform Mobile
    • React based web UI’s 
    • NodeJS microservices with Typescript, a PHP 7.4 Laravel 8 Monolith, and PHP legacy system with JQuery UI  
    • MySQL and PostgreSQL databases, Redis, RabbitMQ, and Kafka, all running on AWS  
    • Microservice deployment on top of Kubernetes  
    • Bamboo, Bitrise and Drone, Bitbucket Pipelines for CI/CD  
    • Release automation scripts in Python and Swift 


    Who we are?   
    Virta was founded in 2013 with a vision to integrate electric mobility, energy system, and digital sectors into one ecosystem. Our mission is to make electric mobility an integral part of our everyday lives and the energy system. We don’t just charge electric vehicles - we charge a positive change. Virta is the fastest-growing electric vehicle charging platform in Europe and the global innovation leader in our field (measured by patents). Virta network has grown faster than the general market every year.  


    We have offices in 5 countries around Europe and operate in over 30 countries globally. Our HQ in Salmisaari, Helsinki is a modern, open office with great sea views and even better coffee. But employees can work from home, too. Virta has been international from day one and today our team consists of well over 20 nationalities. Over 40 colleagues work in the tech team. All employees are experts in their own fields with diverse backgrounds and skills. 


    What you’ll love about us

    • Virta is Europe’s fastest growing electric vehicle charging platform
    • 2nd largest EV charging platform in Europe
    • 30+ countries with charging networks on the Virta platform
    • 125+ employees
    • 170 000+ charging points in the roaming network
    • 23 000+ stations online in Virta Platform.

    For more information please contact Senior Talent Acquisition, Rafaela Tomasi by email:  

    If you feel this would be something for you, please apply via the button below.    

    Join us and be part of the growth and fun!   


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