Factal is looking for an experienced mobile developer to join our Seattle-based technology team (remote candidates welcome). The ideal candidate would have strong experience developing Android apps, proficiency in Kotlin, and knowledge of the app activity/lifecycle and popular Android frameworks. Experience and interest with iOS/Swift would be a bonus.

Factal is a quickly-growing news and technology startup that provides real-time coverage and data to help protect people from harm and help those in need. We think of breaking news in a fundamentally new way, applying journalists and technologists together to solve new information problems in an increasingly volatile world. Our apps are a blend of features and technologies akin to working on Twitter, Facebook, Maps, and News apps.

The ideal candidate:

  • Can develop a platform-native app from scratch to release
  • Has experience working on high-use, large-scale applications
  • Has experience with geolocation, real-time publishing, notifications, or mapping
  • Has a strong design sense and attention to detail
  • Doesn't need complex instructions/specs/workflows to get things done
  • Can work with a small, distributed team
  • Prefers to work for a small company, one with a mission, and wants to contribute

More reasons to work at Factal:

  • Full medical, vision and dental coverage
  • Generous PTO and parental leave
  • 401K
  • Stock options
  • Work retreats

Factal pays competitively, and we offer equal employment opportunities to all candidates. Factal does not discriminate in employment on the basis of race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy and gender identity), national origin, political affiliation, sexual orientation, marital status, disability, genetic information, age, membership in an employee organization, retaliation, parental status, military service or other non-merit factor.