Overview

Fundrise offers a wonderful in-person environment at our Washington, DC headquarters if that’s what you are looking for as well as a fully-remote option, including company-paid access to WeWork, from any location in the United States.

Our mission at Fundrise is to allow everyone access to a technology driven, diversified portfolio of institutional-quality real estate. Founded in 2012, we’re the largest direct-to-investor real estate investment platform in the United States. We make institutional-quality real estate investments available to individual investors of every size at the touch of a button.

Since our launch, Fundrise has raised over $2.4 billion from investors in all 50 states and has been honored on the Inc. 5000 list of fastest growing private companies and the Financial Times 2020 and 2021 ranking of the Americas’ fastest growing companies. We’ve also been recognized as Nerdwallet’s Best Real Estate Investment Platform of 2021.

Fundrise was founded on the principle that technology and exceptional engineering talent are fundamentally important to our mission.  We are committed to our engineers’ career goals and support both IC and management career tracks with heavy investment in each.  As a high growth company, there are countless opportunities for innovation, education, mentorship and leadership. We invest in software and tooling to support optimal engineering productivity.  Additionally, engineers are provided the latest Macbook Pros for speedy local development builds and performance.

Our Android app is a flagship product for Fundrise so you will have a chance to have a significant and immediate impact on our growing user base and the overall success of our business. You’ll be working with a team that comes from a diverse array of backgrounds, including real estate development, accounting, finance, software engineering and design.

We leverage a modern Android tech stack. The Fundrise Android application is written in 100% Kotlin, uses Dagger for dependency injection, Retrofit for API interaction, Coroutines for asynchronous operations, Espresso for UI testing, integrated CI/CD flows for testing and deployment, ViewBinding for view interactions, Jetpack’s Navigation for navigation, and much more!

Fundrise is looking for a talented engineering leader to lead our Mobile Core Team. You will collaborate with our product owners, designers and developers to plan engineering efforts, audit and monitor our applications, and deliver platform upgrades in the goal of unlocking potential and increasing velocity across our iOS and Android teams.

Our Core Team has delivered initiatives like:

•  Standardized architecture and component patterns for feature development.

•  Extensive CI/CI processes within Github Actions.

•  Tooling and dashboards to monitor bugs, memory usage, and compilation time.

The Mobile Core owns the documentation, infrastructure, tooling and services required to enable the mobile feature teams to deliver ground-breaking product initiatives. As a leader in our mobile development team, you’ll be responsible for building effective and engaged engineering teams to fulfill our growing needs. The Lead Mobile Engineer role requires a balance of communication, leadership, community building, teamwork, and technical understanding of applications/systems to drive success at Fundrise.

Responsibilities

      • Define the vision and strategy for mobile technology across the entire organization.
      • Lead teams in the designing and building of mobile technology services, architecture, and libraries.
      • Building and delivering a platform roadmap for our mobile teams.
      • Communicate with leadership, product, design, analytics, and others to ensure alignment.
      • Audit and improve team processes, technologies and security practices.
      • Participating in major design and architecture decisions during the early stages of application development.
      • Share in the ownership of the app deployment and help drive data-driven decisions around usage analytics and error reporting.
      • Attract talent and scale a world-class, diverse engineering organization based on an established network and experience.

Minimum Qualifcations

    • 3 years of experience leading mobile software development teams.
    • 1 year of experience directly managing people.
    • Native iOS and/or Android experience.
    • Solid knowledge of data structures and computer science fundamentals.
    • An appreciation for writing elegant code and best practices.

Preferred Qualifications

    • Knowledge of analytics frameworks (ie. Mixpanel)
    • Knowledge of production error reporting (ie. Sentry, Crashlytics)
    • Experience with AWS

Benefits at Fundrise

• Great medical, dental, and vision insurance with coverage of 100% of employee premiums and 50% of dependent premiums

• Flexible Spending Accounts for medical expenses, dependent care, and parking

• 401(k) with 3% contributed by Fundrise, regardless of whether you are actively contributing yourself

• Fully covered life insurance and short-term disability

• Significant equity via our employee stock grant program

• Company-paid access to WeWork

• Gympass benefit including mental health resources

• Udemy license for on-demand continuous learning content

• Quarterly Book Initiative to select two books from a curated list related to a different topic each quarter

• Flexible PTO

• Employee Assistance Program

• Paid parental leave

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