Redbox Sr Software Engineer - Mobile Android in Oakbrook Terrace, Illinois

Sr Software Engineer– Android

Redbox is expanding into the exciting world of digital streaming and is looking for talented individuals to join our team as we make our move into modern web and consumer electronic applications for consumers. We’re currently modernizing our approaches to development and are seeking talented software engineers to join our growing team.

Position Overview:

The Redbox experience touches tens of millions of users and we’re growing our mobile teams as we modernize and add streaming video and other features into our mobile applications. Our mission is to build best in class mobile solutions giving great customer experiences. To meet these goals, we are working to empower our developers with investments in modern tooling, such as automation, data-driven development and collaborating with teams with a shared ownership in our products.

The successful candidate will have a strong background in Android application development for consumer products. We need you to take a stake in the product and help drive its features and quality. This work affects millions of users and we want you to help raise the bar.


  • Assume a key role within Android team in developing excellent user experiences

  • Continuously look for new technologies and approaches for the product as we strive for A/B testing and data driven development

  • Commitment to excellence, best practices, and the continuous improvement of our products, code base, processes, innovation and tools

  • Work in partnership with product teams on new ideas, designs, estimates and feature roadmaps. You want to have a voice and stake in the product

  • Work alongside SDETs and assist in the building of great tooling for automation testing

Required Skills, Experience and Education:

  • BS in Computer Science or equivalent experience

  • 4 plus years of mobile experience with at least 2 years of native Android in Java / Kotlin experience

  • Working experience with developing against RESTful services

  • Demonstrated knowledge of object-oriented design and programming

  • Solid skills in troubleshooting and debugging of Android applications

  • Experience with automation tooling and best practices for Android is a strong benefit

  • Understanding of application performance and creating compact, efficient applications

  • Video streaming product experience, or Android TV is a benefit but not requirement

This role is one of several for an expanding team that reshapes both what and how we build things at Redbox. This role is focused primarily on the Redbox mobile experience but also offers the opportunity to work on Android TV and other streaming platforms for interested candidates.

Redbox® is always on the lookout for innovative thinkers. If you like solving problems in new ways, if you’re passionate about ideas that become businesses and you want to be part of a team that values you for everything you are, check us out. You’ll find a diverse, dynamic and welcoming work environment full of exciting challenges and endless opportunity.

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