Android Developer - Decentralized Social Media / Web - Open Source
Posted on: January 10, 2022
Planetary is looking to hire a full time developer to work on
open source decentralized social media protocols. Planetary uses
and contributes development to the secure scuttlebutt and is
working with Twitter's new Bluesky to build a new decentralized
social media protocol.
We're looking for developers who care about changing the world,
building a future where a single company doesn't control our data,
where governments and advertisers can't read our every message.
Planetary is a fully remote company with people in California,
Spain, Uruguay, and New Zealand.
This position is for a lead developer for building an Android
application for planetary, a decentralized user controlled social
- Design and build advanced applications for Android
- Collaborate with cross-functional teams to define, design, and
ship new features.
- Unit-test code for robustness, including edge cases, usability,
and general reliability.
- Work on bug fixing and improving application performance.
- Continuously discover, evaluate, and implement new technologies
to maximize development efficiency.
- Assist in gathering requirements, designing solutions, and
building decentralized protocols
- Research and contribute to existing protocols and standard
You might be a good fit if you have:
- Expertise in one or more relevant fields: applied cryptography,
user authentication and authorization standards, open messaging
protocols, decentralized networks
- Great verbal and written communication skills
- Experience developing open source software
- Experience working on small teams with a bias towards
- Experience working remotely
- Enthusiasm for learning and trying new things
- Understand blockchain but don't believe it's a universal
- Experience interacting with native code and gomobile
- Have experience developing with / for scuttlebutt, dat, gun,
ipfs, matrix, ceramic, holochain, mim, and solid.
- Working experience in Android development
- Have published one or more Android apps in the google play
- Experience working with Andoid UI frameworks and
- Experience with third-party libraries and APIs
- Working knowledge of the general mobile landscape,
architectures, trends, and emerging technologies
- Solid understanding of the full mobile development life
We're a funded company doing open source development of a
decentralized future that puts communities in control of their
digital spaces. We provide competitive salaries to developers
located anywhere. This is a full time position.
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