Android Mobile Engineer, Help Experience

  • Berlin, Germany
  • Engineering
  • Vinted Marketplace

Brief info about Vinted 

Vinted Marketplace is the largest online international C2C marketplace in Europe dedicated to second-hand fashion, with millions of registered members spanning 20 markets in Europe and North America. With a mission to make second-hand the first choice worldwide, Vinted enables people to sell and buy second-hand clothes and lifestyle items from each other, helping give those items a second or even third life.   

Vinted Go launched in 2022,  with a focus on developing products and solutions for more seamless shipping and delivery across Europe. Vinted Go has connected more than 40 carriers and more than 200,000 PUDO points across Europe to support the delivery of millions of parcels per year.  

The Vinted Group, composed of Vinted Marketplace and Vinted Go, is headquartered in Vilnius, with workplaces in Czech Republic, Germany, Lithuania, France, the United Kingdom, the Netherlands and over 2,000 employees. It is backed by six leading venture capital firms: Accel, Burda Principal Investments, EQT Growth, Insight Partners, Lightspeed Venture Partners, and Sprints Capital. 

Information about the position 

We are looking for an Android mobile engineer to join our newly formed team to provide self-help to our members. This team has the potential to save millions of euros and transform stranded users into engaged advocates of our sustainable marketplace. This directly supports our mission: To make second-hand first choice worldwide.

As our new mobile engineer in this cross-functional team, your primary responsibility will be to design, develop, and maintain mobile applications and deliver high-quality and user-friendly mobile solutions.

Also by joining Vinted you’ll become part of an active community of engineers who are keen on sharing knowledge, organizing learning workshops and so much more!

In this position, you’ll 

  • Work on our main Vinted app based on Kotlin.
  • Join our Android guild, which boasts a community of over 25 members. It's an exceptional group of individuals where you can share ideas, seek assistance, discuss the latest in Google’s ecosystem, or plan a conference trip for which we can use our learning budget.
  • Be working on initiatives that have product impact alongside, non-functional initiatives to modularise and improve our code base 
  • Weekly releases, you'll get to see your code live and use it yourself every single week.
  • Conduct plenty of A/B testing, allowing us to measure the impact of changes on users. We do this for all our features, ensuring we deliver the best experience possible.

About you 

  • Proficiency in Android development using Kotlin.
  • Are excited to work closely with iOS, Web, Backend, product managers, designers and data scientists. All of these people will make up your immediate team with which you'll achieve great things!
  • Willing to take ownership and responsibility for features.
  • Experience in developing high-quality software at scale.
  • As bonus, you are familiar or at least interested in cross-platform, mobile development for e.g. with Flutter or Kotlin Multiplatform.
  • Are willing and able to mentor and help others grow.

Work perks 

  • The opportunity to benefit from our share options programme
  • 30 days of paid annual leave
  • Newest MacBook models
  • Mental and emotional health support through the Mindletic app
  • Home office support: we provide IT workstation equipment and a personal budget of up to €540 for home workplace furniture
  • A daily lunch allowance
  • Frequent team-building events
  • Hallesche Supplemental health insurance
  • A personal monthly budget for shopping on Vinted
  • Subsidised gym membership with ClassPass or Urban Sports Card
  • A subsidised Deutschlandticket
  • The opportunity to spend up to 90 days per year - 21 of which can be spent working outside of the EU - on workation
  • A dog-friendly office

Working at Vinted 

Individual Learning Budget

Vinted will set aside a yearly sum equal to 10-13.2% of your annual salary to be invested in your continuous professional development. You’ll be able to take the initiative to use it for covering relevant learning activities that benefit your role.

Hybrid Work 

We’ve adopted a hybrid workplace model where 2 days in the office are recommended but not enforced. It’s up to you and your team to decide on the exact days you’ll spend working together in person.

Equal Opportunity

The Vinted Group is committed to building an inclusive workplace where people from all walks of life feel a sense of belonging. We welcome applications from people of all backgrounds, identities and life experiences. At Vinted, all applicants are treated fairly without regard to their race, age, religion or belief, sex, national origin, citizenship, gender identity, sexual orientation, disability, or any other protected characteristic.

The salary range for this position is 58,500 - €78,500 gross per year.