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Senior Android Engineer (Coupang Play)

Location Singapore, Singapore


About Coupang Play

Launched in December 2020, Coupang Play is Coupang's OTT (over-the-top) service. Coupang Play aims to become the definitive destination for digital content. Backed by our strong Product and Engineering teams in Seoul, Singapore, and Mountain View — Coupang Play has been creating and optimizing the viewing experience for our customers.

Coupang Play is available on mobile devices, tablet PCs, smart TVs, and your preferred browsers. We are building a competitive content library that includes TV for children and all ages, movies, live sports, educational content, and more. Coupang Play also creates original content, catered specifically to our customers.

If you like to work backwards and solve problems for our customers, join us. We are committed to redefining how our customers enjoy digital entertainment as one of the fastest-growing OTT services in Korea.


Role Overview

Android Engineers play a key role in the Coupang Play product organization. From contributing to product development on the Android Platform to understanding our customer experience, this role is central for the development of our Android app.


What You Will Do

  • Support entire application lifecycle (concept, design, develop, test, release)
  • Work with third party development vendors and partners
  • Perform code reviews and adhere to best coding practices
  • Develop technical documentation


Basic Qualifications

  • 4+ years of experience on Android related products
  • Hands-on programming in Android mobile app development
  • Experienced in both Kotlin and Java
  • Experienced in architecture pattern like MVVM, MVP
  • Experienced in Jetpack libraries (Room, Paging, Lifecycle, LiveData, Databinding, ViewModel, AppCompat, Fragment etc)
  • Experienced in asynchronous programming (Coroutine, RxJava)
  • Developed at least 2 apps, with at least 1 available in Google Play Store 


Preferred Qualifications

  • Experienced in customizing Exoplayer and maintaining middleware interfacing with Exoplayer
  • Experienced in MPEG-DASH, Widevine DRM, offline playback, Chromecast SDK
  • Experienced in tests with JUnit, Robolectric, MockK, Espresso
  • Experienced in OTT apps and Android TV



Recruitment Process and Others   

Recruitment Process    

  • Application Review - Phone Interview - Onsite (or Virtual Onsite) Interview – Offer  
  • The exact nature of the recruitment process may vary according to the specific job and may be changed due to scheduling or other circumstances.  
  • Interview schedules and the results will be informed to the applicant via the e-mail address submitted at the application stage.  


Details to Consider   

  • This job posting may be closed prior to the stated end date for application if all openings are filled.     
  • Coupang has the right to rescind an offer of employment if a candidate is found to have submitted false information as part of the application process.     
  • Coupang does not discriminate against disabled applicants or those with veteran status. We are proud to offer equal opportunities for all applicants.  
  • Job titles and responsibilities may be subject to change depending on the candidate’s overall experience, etc. This will be communicated to the candidate at the appropriate time before the offer.  


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