Software Engineer - Android

We're looking for a passionate, excited Android developer with a strong desire to build fast, simple, and beautiful mobile apps matched with a passion for bringing a sense of community back to the neighborhood. You will be a technical leader on a small team of developers and designers working on our award-winning mobile application.


  • Design and develop beautiful code for Android
  • Provide architectural and technical leadership on developing our core mobile platform
  • Lead development efforts on mobile product features on Android
  • Help scale our mobile platform as we experience massive growth


  • 2+ years of Android development experience and 5+ years industry experience
  • Passionate about the Android platform and mobile development space
  • Experience in Automated testing / TDD
  • Expert level Android-specific domain, Java programming, and experience leading full lifecycle of application development from whiteboard through Google Play release.
  • Strong collaboration and communication skills, both verbal and written
  • Ability to be flexible and adaptable in a fast-paced startup environment
  • Passion for Nextdoor’s mission


  • The opportunity to work with a collaborative and entrepreneurial team on a powerful mission to change the world, one neighborhood at a time
  • 100% company-paid health insurance premiums (medical, dental and vision) for you and your family
  • Paid vacation and company holidays
  • 401K plan
  • Meaningful equity for all employees
  • Commuter benefits through Clipper card
  • Free catered dinners during the week, Monday through Thursday
  • Fully stocked kitchens with drinks, snacks and candy
  • La Marzocco espresso machine with Blue Bottle coffee
  • Vibrant downtown San Francisco location near Union Square
  • The option of an adjustable standing desk
  • Shiny Apple products and a free smartphone on your start date

To learn more, check out our engineering blog at https://engblog.nextdoor.com. 

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