YouVersion Mobile Engineer - Android (Dallas, TX)

Technology / Software
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Job Description
The YouVersion Mobile Engineer will help people around the world engage with God’s Word by developing, refining, and growing the YouVersion Bible App mobile experience on Android devices.

God has placed you on the earth for a reason, at this crucial moment in time. He’s given you a purpose. With the smartest tech at our fingertips and more distractions vying for our attention than ever before, the need for the Bible has never been greater. If you’re looking for a place you can combine the skills God has given you with your passion to see people engage with His Word in new ways—no matter where they are or what languages they speak—the YouVersion Team is the place to start. Come change the world with us!
We’re looking for a unique individual with a passion for Android application development to serve as a Mobile App Engineer. With more than a quarter of a billion installs of the Bible App and 40 million installs of the Bible App for Kids, the YouVersion team continues to grow and evolve in an effort to appropriately steward the opportunities brought our way. Are you excited about building awesome mobile apps for a variety of tablets and smart phone devices and interested in exploring the unique challenges of large-scale mobile apps? Then keep reading!

Who you are:

    • Contributing to all aspects of development on our mobile engineering team helping to drive enhancements to our Android application
    • Engaging as an active member within our agile development process
    • Collaborating with our various platform teams to ensure features and software design patterns are consistent
    • Testing, debugging, and maintaining software throughout the product lifecycle
    • Passionate about the mission of YouVersion: Helping people engage with the Bible

What you'll do:

    • Solve large, complicated, and difficult technology problems
    • Dedicate your life to something that makes a difference on a global scale
    • Willing to do whatever it takes to make the team successful
    • Live in or willing to relocate to the Oklahoma City metro area

For bonus points:

    • Are experienced with Android technologies (Java, Android SDK, etc.)
    • Have strong time management and organizational skills to drive projects to completion
    • Published one or more applications in the Android Market
    • Know Git
    • Brewing your morning cup requires at least seven different apparatuses, none of which are a coffeemaker
    • Your root@localhost password is the chemical formula for caffeine
    • You can translate English into Binary

Work Perks:
When you join the Life.Church team, our prayer is that your family will be closer, your leadership will be sharper, your finances will be stronger, your faith will be deeper, and your heart will be larger. And while the biggest perk to working at Life.Church is doing work that makes an eternal difference, you'll find that's not the only benefit we offer: 

Flexible paid time off
Industry-leading medical, dental, and vision coverage
Generous employer 401K contribution match
Childcare benefits
Casual dress code
Professional development funds

Learn More:
You may not realize it, but YouVersion was created by the local church in 2007, and remains a ministry of Life.Church to this day. Named one of the largest, fastest-growing and most innovative churches in America, we are one church in multiple locations and are passionate about our missional use of technology. 

Learn more about what it’s like to work at Life.Church: www.life.church/careers. To view the expectations and responsibilities of this role, click here.