Senior Developer, Mobile (Android)

We're looking for a Senior Mobile Developer

Working at Polar you will be collaborating with a group of highly skilled engineers, architects and product owners to provide state-of-the-art SW solutions into our new consumer products.

She/He works as member of a Mobile SW development team with focus on definition, SW implementation, delivery and team’s quality assurance related tasks. Work will require cross-team collaboration and stakeholder interaction.

Main Tasks

  • Design and build advanced applications for the Android platform
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to define, design, and ship new features
  • Work with outside data sources and APIs
  • Produce well tested robust code which is easy to read and maintain
  • Work on bug fixing and improving application performance
  • Continuously discover, evaluate, and implement new technologies to maximize development efficiency


  • BS/MS degree in Computer Science, Engineering or a related subject and/or  corresponding skills gained by working experience
  • 5+ years of experience of working in a Android software engineering role 
  • Working experience in Android app development (Kotlin, Java, Jetpack Compose, understanding of declarative UI), have published at least one original Android app. 
  • Experience working with remote data via REST, JSON and protocol buffers 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 cycle as well as SAFe processes.  
  • Great collaboration skills:  "share what you learn, help others, learn from your peers, and ask for help when you need it"
  • Self-starter and pro-active
  • Excellent command of written and spoken English and Finnish

Desired skills:

  • iOS and cross platform skills are considered an advantage
  • BLE knowledge
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Quality and detail-oriented
  • Ability to work independently and meet deadlines under pressure
  • Knowledge and interest in continuing to learn and identify new technologies and new tools

Preferred location is in Polar Headquarters at Kempele, other Polar locations in Finland are negotiable (Helsinki, Jyväskylä, Tampere).

If you are ready to seize this amazing opportunity, let us know and send your application with salary request and CV no later than April 14th 2024.

Kindly notice that we can start the interviews already during the application period. Position will be filled when suitable candidate is found.

For further information, please contact Mr. Markku Jurmu,

Please notice, that the Finnish Security Intelligence Service (SUPO) will be asked to conduct a standard personal security clearance for selected candidate.

Application period starts: 2024-03-11 12:00Application period ends: 2024-04-14 23:59
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