Senior Android Developer

We’re on a mission to elevate the careers and livelihoods of millions of blue collar professionals, artisans, and other informal workers through the use of technology. Join us.



As a Senior Android Engineer you enjoy making beautiful user interfaces. You love the android stack and you know it inside out. You love implementing designs to pixel perfection and a good user experience deeply satisfies you.

This role is for a senior position which means your application will only be considered if you have significant work experience. You should be able to demonstrate that experience by sharing examples of your work as well as verbally in an interview.


You’ll be responsible for:

  • Building scalable and highly usable android applications using Kotlin

  • Help us build the most beautiful app for the informal sector in Kenya

  • Implement mobile app based on high fidelity designs

  • Solve (many) real problems using tech


Successful candidates will have all or most of these qualifications:

  • Show us why they are suited for this position, rather than just tell us

  • 2+ years of formal work experience

  • Fluent English

  • Deeply experienced in Kotlin

  • Experience with unit testing

  • Experience integrating with REST Apis

  • Clean, well organized code style

  • Good understanding of popular programming paradigms (e.g. object orientation, functional programming, ...)

  • Able to fit into a fun and outgoing work environment

  • 3 years of work experience and relevant educational background


More about us:

At Lynk we make it easier for households and businesses to connect with high quality professionals.  Currently we have verified professionals in over 50 categories ranging from cleaners, to masseuses, to plumbers, and tailors. Through the use of technology we unlock important career tools such as digital profiles, product galleries, customer reviews, and more.  


As a company, we’re a tight-knit and highly-collaborative team of developers, hustlers, planners, and doers. We provide the freedom and tools necessary for people to be comfortable and successful in their work and in return expect high performance and a culture of excellence. We value ambition, curiosity, candor and most of all an uncontrollable desire to create amazing things.


Nairobi, KE