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Graduate Android Engineer (Student Contract)



Software Engineering
21000, Split, Croatia
Posted on Tuesday, January 9, 2024

We believe that we are better together, and at Tripadvisor we welcome you for who you are. Our workplace is for everyone, as is our people powered platform. At Tripadvisor, we want you to bring your unique perspective and experiences, so we can collectively revolutionize travel and together find the good out there.

Want to be part of a team working on the world’s largest travel platform? Tripadvisor aims to make everyone a better traveler by creating products that help people around the world plan and have the perfect trip. As part of the team responsible for our Flagship apps, you get to work on products impacting many millions of monthly active visitors worldwide.

During the pandemic our engineering, product, and design teams went back to first principles and redesigned our Flagship mobile apps and the platforms they run on from the ground up. Our new apps are an engineer’s dream to work with: they embrace component-based server-driven UI and clean architecture. Come help us build upon a sound foundation and drive our next wave of growth!

Our Mobile App Product Engineering team is responsible for building and maintaining features in our Flagship iOS and Android apps that delight millions of travelers around the world. This team is looking for a Student Contract Engineer, preferably with experience designing, building, and maintaining Android apps. The ideal candidate would bring excellent communication skills, technical acumen, a product-mindset, and a desire to grow professionally.

What you’ll do:

  • Deliver high-quality, scalable features to millions of travelers across many countries and languages.
  • Collaborate with designers, product managers, and other engineers to iterate on new features.
  • Practice, uphold, and promote high quality and reliability standards, respect clean code principles, implement unit and integration tests.

What we’re looking for:

  • 0-3 years of professional experience.
  • Current enrollment in a degree program in Croatia studying Computer Science, Engineering, or a related technical field.
  • Strong Computer Science fundamentals.
  • Experience with Android development, preferably in Kotlin.
  • Knowledge of mobile architecture patterns (e.g., MVVM).
  • Good understanding of reactive programming.
  • Experience in shipping mobile products.
  • Previous work in an Agile environment.
  • User-centric mindset.
  • Great creativity.

Nice to haves:

  • Experience with Jetpack Compose.
  • Experience with Kotlin Coroutines.
  • Experience with Clean Architecture.
  • Experience with large, multi-module projects.
  • Experience with dependency injection.
  • GraphQL know-how.
  • Experience with server-driven UIs.