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Staff Engineer - Android Apps Devel.

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Date: Oct 14, 2021

Location: Sydney, AU

Company: Dolby Laboratories, Inc.



With decades of industry expertise under our belt, we know a thing or two about high quality audio and video. is a new, self-service developer platform that puts Dolby technology straight into the hands of innovators in all aspects of the cloud business including gaming, mobile apps, and streaming entertainment. Our award-winning Media APIs can enhance the quality of audio and video files while our Communications APIs make it easier than ever to add video, voice, and many other interactive capabilities to apps to create engaging experiences for all users. Our team is in growth mode and seeking candidates who can thrive in an agile, collaborative, and dynamic space. 


What will you do:

  • Plan, design, develop and deliver Android native audio-video capture, playback and streaming application proof of concepts
  • Lead “Dolby On” and contribute towards Android application software architecture and design, functional implementation and code reviews
  • Serve as an android apps development expert in project team to evangelise and follow industry best software development processes
  • Serve as a technical lead, mentor and guide for junior members in project team;


What we need you to have:

  • Bachelor’s degree or higher in electrical engineering or computer science or equivalent.
  • Solid background in architecting and developing native android apps for Google Playstore
  • 6+ years’ commercial experience in mobile apps engineering using Kotlin and/or Java
  • Professional experience using Android Studio, Firebase and JSON/REST, RxJava2, Dependency Injection, Room, Data Binding in mobile applications
  • Experience using application programming design patterns (MVC, MVVM etc)


What would be nice to have: 

  • Professional experience using Android Media frameworks is desirable
  • Audio/Video capture and playback on android
  • Knowledge of developing mobile apps using react-native or flutter
  • Background in music


What we offer:

  • Generous leave policies, including annual and parental leave
  • Flexible work options
  • Employee stock purchase program
  • A Wellness program which includes a fitness/gym subsidy