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About the Role
We are looking to take our mobile app to the next level! Our ideal candidate will be excited to take ownership of what we’ve already built on Android and be responsible for leading development on the app going forward. Our entire engineering team is very involved in making product decisions, and you'd be trusted and encouraged to try out your own ideas and features.
You can check out our current Android app here:
Download the app and try it out - If you find any bugs or see any feature improvements in the app, let us know when you fill out your application and you'll get some serious bonus points!
The Athletic Media Company is an equal opportunity employer and enthusiastically encourages people from all backgrounds and experiences to apply. The Athletic will consider all applicants without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, ancestry, physical and/or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, marital status, sex, gender, gender identity, gender expression, transgender status, age, sexual orientation, military or veteran status, or any other protected characteristic under applicable law.