Philips Lead Android Engineer in Boston, Massachusetts

We at Philips are doing the coolest things in the wearables to solve some of the difficult healthcare Issues. Setup like a startup and working along the other innovators in downtown Boston, we are leading the innovation in Healthcare. The Connected Sensing Venture at Philips is looking to hire a Sr. Android Development Engineer who will be key player in implementing disruptive, innovative cloud-based IoT services in the heart of healthcare revolution. The candidate should be a team player who likes to collaborate with (and mentor) others on the team with prior experience as Lead Engineer.

The Lead Android Developer will be responsible for developing Android based applications. This individual will work with fellow Android/iOS developers and provide mentorship across the Android codebase. The Lead Android Developer will also be responsible for quality of the Mobile App.

Job Duties:

  • Build native Android applications across multiple form factors

  • Mentor existing Android developers

  • Collaborate with developers to improve functionality

  • Integrate RESTful web services

  • Keep up-to-date on the latest Android SDK developments

  • Respond to customer feedback & testing

  • Analyze app performance in production

  • Test applications across various Android devices


  • 5+ years of experience in mobile development

  • 10 -15 Years of experience developing UI applications

  • Must have one or more Androids apps currently in the Google Play Store.

  • Experience with Android Studio a plus

  • Gradle build experience a plus

  • Bluetooth SDK experience a plus

  • Hands on experience with testing across multiple Android devices

  • Excellent verbal, written and communication skills

  • Proven ability to work in a team environment.

  • BS in computer science or relevant technical discipline required

Philips is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, genetic information, creed, citizenship, disability, protected veteran or marital status.

As an equal opportunity employer, Philips is committed to a diverse workforce. In order to ensure reasonable accommodation for individuals protected by Section 503 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, the Vietnam Veterans' Readjustment Act of 1974, and Title I of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, applicants that require accommodation in the job application process may contact 888-367-7223, option 5, for assistance.