Android Engineer, Stripe Terminal

Who we are

About Stripe

Stripe is a financial infrastructure platform for businesses. Millions of companies—from the world’s largest enterprises to the most ambitious startups—use Stripe to accept payments, grow their revenue, and accelerate new business opportunities. Our mission is to increase the GDP of the internet, and we have a staggering amount of work ahead. That means you have an unprecedented opportunity to put the global economy within everyone’s reach while doing the most important work of your career.

About the team

Stripe Terminal helps our users extend their online presence to the physical world. The Terminal team’s mission is to make it as easy for businesses to accept in-person payments as the Stripe API has done for online payments. Stripe was founded to make it easier for developers to accept payments. We’ve solved a small part of that problem, but our ambition is to go much further. 

What you’ll do

  • Android engineers on this team will build and enhance applications and services that run on the physical Terminal devices. 
  • Building the frameworks for other engineers, both internal and external to Stripe, to develop on our custom platform with ease.

Responsibilities

  • Design, build and maintain Android apps and SDKs in Kotlin
  • Develop Android payment applications for a variety of devices and form factors
  • Work with engineers, product managers, designers, and stakeholders across the company to bring new features and products to Stripe’s mobile users
  • Collaborate with Android developers who work on the Stripe mobile apps and Stripe Terminal to set best practices for Android development across the company
  • Work with user research and product design to understand users and address their needs

 Who you are

We’re looking for someone who meets the minimum requirements to be considered for the role. If you meet these requirements, you are encouraged to apply. The preferred qualifications are a bonus, not a requirement.

Minimum requirements

  • 2 to 10+ years of experience in Android Development
  • Experience working with at least 1 of the following: Kotlin, Java, Swift, Objective-C, Go, Python

Preferred qualifications

  • Payments expertise or knowledge
  • Backend infrastructure or services experience
  • Listens well and internalize the best ideas from all over the organization while also setting a vision that others are excited to get behind
  • You prefer simple solutions and designs over complex ones, and have a good intuition for what is lasting and scalable
  • Thrive in a collaborative environment involving different stakeholders and subject matter experts
  • Can put yourself in the shoes of your users and be a steward of crafting great developer and consumer experiences
  • Custom hardware experience on the Android platform

Office locations

New York, South San Francisco HQ, Seattle, or Chicago

Remote locations

Remote in United States, or Canada

Team

Terminal

Job type

Full time

For candidates or potential candidates based in Colorado, please reach out to colorado-wages@stripe.com to request compensation and benefits information regarding particular roles. Please include the city in Colorado where you reside and the titles of the applicable roles and/or links to the roles along with your request.

We look forward to hearing from you

At Stripe, we're looking for people with passion, grit, and integrity. You're encouraged to apply even if your experience doesn't precisely match the job description. Your skills and passion will stand out—and set you apart—especially if your career has taken some extraordinary twists and turns. At Stripe, we welcome diverse perspectives and people who think rigorously and aren't afraid to challenge assumptions. Join us.