Deque Systems Android Mobile Developer in United States
Deque?s mission is Digital Equality. We help developers make their UIs accessible to everyone, including people with disabilities. Our axe-core is the most popular open-source accessibility testing engine for web applications and is used by Google in Chrome DevTools and by Microsoft.
Demand for Deque?s native mobile accessibility product is growing rapidly and we are looking for an Android developer to join our team. As a team member, you will help customers create accessible native mobile applications and will be trusted by development teams at the world?s best-known brands.
What you will do (Primary Responsibilities)
Assist in the review of pull requests including security reviews
Become fluent in the use and development of our developer accessibility libraries and apps
Write new features, unit and integration tests, CI scripts and code, deployment automation, and any code that impacts customers, DevOps, or anything related
Fix issues in existing code, work with support to reproduce and resolve customer issues
Write and review technical proposals
Create and edit sprint tickets
Required skills and experience
At least 2 years of current experience developing Android native applications, with at least 3 years of total experience in software development
Passion for digital accessibility and a desire to become a world-class expert in the subject
Bachelor?s degree in Computer Science/Engineering or equivalent
Strong critical thinking skills with the ability to work on an Agile Development team.
Willingness to learn or proven expertise in creating Accessible Native Mobile Applications
Deque (pronounced dee-cue) is a web accessibility software and services company, and our mission is Digital Equality. We believe everyone, regardless of their ability, should have equal access to the information, services, applications, and everything else on the web.
We work with enterprise-level businesses and organizations to ensure that their sites and mobile apps are accessible. Installed in over 250,000 browsers and with over 4,000 audit projects completed, Deque is the industry standard. Join our growing family as we work to make the web a better place for everyone.
This position is remote; based anyway in the USA
Core Work Hours: 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM Eastern US timezone
Must be authorized to work in the USA
Career Fulfillment & Culture
People come to work for Deque because of what we do: enable businesses and organizations to make their sites and apps accessible to everyone, including people with disabilities. The personal fulfillment employees feel here is unparalleled. In addition to the altruistic nature of our jobs, the organizational structure is extremely flat and welcoming. Women-owned and operated, Deque CEO Pretty Kumar is internally revered for her down-to-earth personality and work ethic. Candidates are expected to exhibit the following core values. We take these very seriously to preserve our special culture:
Innovation with results that matter
Deliver what you promise
Open, direct & respectful communications
We care deeply
We practice humility
How to Apply
Cover letter explaining your interest in accessibility
List project portfolio that you will be asked to show and discuss during the interview process
Deque is committed to providing Equal Employment Opportunities. Reference and background checks will be required.
Thank you for your interest in joining our exciting company!