Senior Android Developer (Kotlin/Java)


Motius – We R&D: From autonomous industrial robots to self-charging drones and chatbot platforms, we're building it and you can be part of it. Motius is a research and development company specializing in the development of products and prototypes in the latest tech fields (AI, IoT, AR/VR and many more). With the unique combination of a permanent core team and an interdisciplinary tech community, we reinvent R&D and develop the tech products of the future together with our customers. Motius is based in Munich & Stuttgart, Germany and in Dubai. In 2022, we're opening up a new office & location in Serbia and you will be one of the first team members there.

As Senior Android Developer (Kotlin/Java) (m/f/d) you're part of our Frontend & Mobile Cluster and join our diverse R&D projects in small and agile teams. You can find other sample projects in our Motius Success Stories. At Motius, you'll not only be part of our exciting projects, but you'll also help our Frontend & Mobile Cluster to become constantly better, e.g. by creating reusable components and assets or by coaching and mentoring engineers in projects. In addition, our tech clusters are responsible for creating roadmaps and evaluating upcoming technologies and programming languages to be realized in future projects. Internally we call this position Tech Specialist.

Your role

  • Lead Engineer in one of our R&D projects by taking over the development & deployment of Android apps
  • Defining the right tech stack and setting up the architecture for the projects working together with the team in Munich – we don't do customer-on-site consulting
  • Following a two-weekly Scrum process using GitLab, Jira, Slack, Continuous Integration & Delivery, etc.
  • Constantly improving our mobile & frontend cluster and building up knowledge by introducing new tools, best practices or frameworks and sharing learning from our projects

Your profile

  • University degree in Software Engineering, Informatics, Games Engineering or in similar disciplines
  • Relevant experience in developing mobile applications, services and SDKs in Kotlin and/or Java
  • Experience with RESTful services and APIs and in engineering best practices such as code refactoring, design patterns, design driven development, continuous integration, building highly scalable applications/digital product
  • Comfortable with ambiguity and rapid changes common in early-stage product development, ability to develop creative and efficient solutions for our clients and strong communication skills in English

Your benefits & our offer

  • Fulltime & permanent position at Motius in Serbia – first as a Freelancer or employed via our Partner Company (Workmotion) and then later employed in our Serbian legal entity (currently in the legal process for that)
  • We enable: The chance to use newest technologies in our different projects, an individual learning & development budget and a defined Talent Journey for your further growth
  • We create: Huge impact on the products of the future and insights from a broad range of industries, in an environment with flexible working hours and up to 50% remote work
  • We explore: Regular Tech Discovery to stay close to new tech and our Discovery Conference
  • We are community-driven: Vibrant & interdisciplinary tech community and regular teambuildings & companys events

You can find more details and reasons why you should join Motius in our latest blog post and on Instagram @team_motius.

Does that make you curious? Read more about our selection process here: How to join Motius

Feel free to approach Julia for any questions regarding becoming part of our talent community. We are looking forward to receiving your application!


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