Software Engineer II, Android



Software Engineering
Redwood City, CA, USA
Posted on Wednesday, November 15, 2023
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Poshmark is looking for a talented and creative Software Engineer II, Android. You are someone who loves creating mobile applications that have a simple user interface and solid code. If you have a passion for developing new user experiences, solving difficult problems and creating delightful solutions, this is a perfect job for you! You will play a critical part in defining and building the perfect experience for millions, developing scalable, well-designed software that enhances people’s lives globally. Join our world-class team and help build the future of Poshmark.


  • Architect, build, iterate and manage our Android mobile application.
  • Spearhead every aspect of the Android development process from API creation to design.
  • Partner closely with our design, product, and Engineering team to produce an application that flows seamlessly and works intuitively with our users.
  • Write high quality and maintainable code and unit-test for quality assurance, robustness, including edge cases, usability, and general reliability
  • Take part in code reviews and give constructive feedback to peer developers
  • Own important pieces of the product that have high visibility both internally and externally.
  • Envision new products and features that are inspired, considered, and magical
  • Find simple, elegant solutions to hard problems

6-Month Accomplishments

  • Get familiar with the Poshmark ecosystem i.e android application code base, Infrastructure, CI/CD environment and tools, etc.
  • Start contributing to the Poshmark android feature development by writing quality testable code.
  • Have a good collaboration within the team. Also, with other teams like Product, Design, QA, devOps etc
  • Should participate in technical discussions, code reviews and provide valuable inputs to other Team members.

12+ Month Accomplishments

  • Should be able to independently develop feature development end to end.
  • Come up with ideas/changes to improve android application code base on new android design patterns or new android libraries.


  • Strong foundation in the fundamentals of computer science, with familiarity in data structures, algorithms, and software design optimized for embedded systems.
  • 2+ years of relevant SWE experience with experience developing Android apps (apps released into the PlayStore)
  • Experience in Java, Kotlin and Android Studio.
  • Knowledge of Android's common software design patterns like MVVM,MVI, Repository.
  • Deep experience with Activity/Fragment management and lifecycle. Understanding thread life cycles and scopes of different android components. Worked with persisting data on android device using SharedPreferences or SQLite or Room or Similar
  • Strong understanding of designing custom UI with an intuition for UX and consumer behavior.
  • Understanding of design and use of RESTful web services to create connected applications.
  • Proficient understanding of code versioning tools, such as Git. Familiarity with Continuous Integration using Jenkins or other CI tools.
  • Experience in writing Unit Tests using JUnit, Mockito Framework, etc.
Salary Range
$102,000$140,000 USD

About Us

Poshmark is a leading social marketplace for new and secondhand style for women, men, kids, pets, home, and more. By combining the human connection of physical shopping with the scale, ease, and selection benefits of e-commerce, Poshmark makes buying and selling simple, social, and sustainable. Its community of more than 80 million registered users across the U.S., Canada, Australia, and India, is driving the future of commerce while promoting more sustainable consumption. For more information, please visit, and for company news and announcements, please visit You can also find Poshmark on Instagram, Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, and YouTube.

Why Poshmark?

At Poshmark, we’re constantly challenging the status quo and are looking for innovative and passionate people to help shape the future of Poshmark. We’re disrupting the industry by combining social connections with e-commerce through data-driven solutions and the latest technology to optimize our platform. We’re nothing without our amazing team who deliver an unparalleled social shopping experience to the millions of people we connect each day.

We built Poshmark around four core values: 1) focus on people to create empowered communities that drive success; 2) together we grow to support each other to strive for our dreams; 3) lead with love to foster genuine connections built upon a foundation of respect; and 4) embrace your weirdness to accept and empower one another on their own unique journey. We’re invested in our team and community, working together to build an entirely new way to shop. That way, when we win, we all win together. Come help us build the most connected shopping experience ever. We will set you up with comprehensive global and in-country benefits to support you and your family needs.

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