Android Software Engineer

  • Oviva AG
  • Zürich, ZH, Switzerland
  • 11/09/2021
Full time Data Science Data Engineering Data Analytics Big Data Data Management Statistics Software Engineering

Job Description

Oviva is an award-winning digital healthcare provider using technology to transform how health care professionals treat diet and lifestyle related health conditions such as obesity and type 2 diabetes.

Our approach is to focus on improving the lives of our customers. By driving better patient experience, accessibility and outcomes we aim to give our patients the best opportunity to overcome their condition.

Oviva is rapidly expanding in Switzerland, Germany, France and the UK and we have become the largest digital health provider treating diet & lifestyle conditions in Europe. You will develop new features for our patient-facing app or our internal web application. We have all knowledge in-house and will provide training for your continued development.

What you can do at Oviva:

  • Build and contribute to a product that has a strong positive social impact

  • Develop and implement new features for both customer and healthcare professional products

  • Collaborate in a variety of projects and tasks that can further develop your career and skills

Find out what developing at Oviva feels like on

What we are looking for:

  • BS or MS in Computer Science or equivalent work experience (Juniors welcome if we find proof of potential)
  • Strong Java design and development skills (Kotlin is a plus)
  • Solid understanding of web standards including REST
  • Strong communication skills
  • Strong problem-solving skills, adaptable, proactive and willing to take ownership.


  • Solid knowledge of the Android SDK including the Support libraries (androidx)
  • Experience with Agile or XP methodologies or related iterative development processes
  • Experienced with reactive architectures and MVVM design pattern

What you can expect from us:

  • An interesting and varied area of responsibility with targeted training in an innovative business environment (digital health)

  • A trusting, appreciative and modern culture

  • Flat hierarchies in a motivated, dynamic and ambitious team

  • Flexible working hours in the office or in the home office

  • The freedom to implement, approach and shape your own ideas

  • A mission that is focused on how we help our customers and how we can improve their lives