Sr. Android Developer


iHerb is a multi-channel retailer of vitamins, nutrition, supplements and natural products. With over 30,000 products on our website and distribution to over 150 countries we are disrupting the E-Commerce industry with our low costs and quick delivery.

Located in the business capital of Orange County, iHerb-Technology is less than 15 minutes from the beautiful California coast.  We are a thriving company, only looking for the best talent.  We are looking for dedicated employees to help expand our business.


Ready for a challenge!  iHerb is looking for a Sr. Android Developer to join to our software development team. You will be working on our Android application which has nearly 2.5 million active installs worldwide. In this position you will help the team architect and develop end-to-end solutions for mobile applications and establish iHerb’s next generation mobile platform using best practices.  You will need to partner and collaborate with product owners, designers and other developers to determine how to build a consistent user experience across all mobile platforms.  Sound interesting?  Keep on reading!


  • Knowledge of Android operating system and development environment
  • Experience with source control tools
  • Experience with client-side web technologies (HTML5, CSS, JS, Ajax)
  • An understanding of RESTful API interaction and JSON
  • A basic understanding of object-oriented development, use of design patterns and system architecture for mobile devices
  • Experience optimizing, refactoring, and debugging views and layout hierarchies with a focus on pragmatic Android layout development/design including custom themes, styles, attributes, and other resources
  • Creative approaches to problem solving, innovation and issue resolution
  • Self-motivation and self-management with a high degree of analytical ability and intellectual curiosity
  • An understanding of the entire application stack, from mobile app, web app, application logic and SQL
  • Strong communication skills and the ability to function effectively in a collaborative work environment
  • Fundamentals in object-oriented design, data structures, algorithm design, problem solving, and complexity analysis
  • The ability to use Java I/O, Collections, Algorithms and well-known application frameworks
  • A good understanding of HTML5, JavaScript, jQuery, and Ajax
  • A solid grasp of algorithms, memory management (Honeycomb, Gingerbread), MVC programming and concurrent programming
  • Familiarity detecting and correcting memory usage issues, and optimizing code for application performance
  • An understanding of operating system fundamentals such as processes, inter-process communication, multithreading primitives, race conditions and deadlocks
  • Experience publishing apps
  • 6 years development experience as an Android Developer
  • A Bachelor’s Degree, preferably with an emphasis in Computer Science


  • Working in a fast paced environment 
  • Having an Agile mindset and being accountable for my role in the business
  • Producing quality work error free
  • Having the opportunity to collaborate with peers
  • Open and honest communication with the best interests of the business in mind
  • Teamwork


  • Full gym onsite (yoga classes & strength training offered bi-weekly)
  • Beach volleyball court(don’t worry about the sand, we have showers in our locker rooms) 
  • Arcade/Game room (feeling drained, check out one of our several gaming platforms)
  • Fresh Fruit & Snacks served daily
  • 401k matching at 4%
  • Cost effective benefits


  • Being able to use sound judgement and reasoning skills in order to resolve, identify or escalate issues
  • In environments that are essential to my job that  may require me to sit, stand, walk, reach and move about the facility
  • Successfully in an environment that has moderate noise 
  • In an office setting
  • Extended hours as required 


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