Purpose and Scope

We are seeking a talented Senior Software Engineer (Android) to lead the development of Rockmelon’s Android products utilising the latest advances in technology including augmented reality, voice recognition (Alexa and Google Assistant), IoT (wearables) and machine learning.

What will I be working on?

  • Build, ship and manage Rockmelon’s Android products as part of the larger Mobile Development Team

  • Write high quality code, unit tests, measure performance and build monitoring

  • Provide engineering estimates and technical design before implementation

  • Maintain clean and concise documentation where appropriate

  • Mentor junior developers as the team grows

  • Take responsibility for delivering agreed content by coordinating with management and the Product Delivery team as a whole

  • Adhere to the team’s Agile Values and Principles

What are we looking for?

  • At least three (3) years of experience in Kotlin/Java and publishing to Google Play

  • Advanced  knowledge of software development practices

  • Advanced experience with Kotlin/Java development on Android

  • A willingness to learn new cloud microservices and the latest in IoT standards

Benefits and Remuneration

Competitive remuneration, flexible hours and work practices.

Funky offices in the heart of the CBD with free barista coffee, superfast internet and end of trip facilities available.

Budget for online training access, software tools and devices.

We want to help you be the best engineer you can be.

About Rockmelon

Rockmelon is a well funded startup based in Sydney, Australia but with global aspirations.

You’ll work with people who are friendly, fun, and aim to be digital pioneers in the world of autism and other developmental delays. We are literally going to change the lives of millions of children across the world.

Around the world each year, there's a lot of discussion about the number of children diagnosed with autism and other developmental disorders. But there's no conversation or plan on how to address the global impact.


  • We are building a company to deliver adaptive early intervention services and safe environments for 30 million children and their families around the world.

  • We are utilising the latest advances in AI, Voice Recognition, Augmented Reality, and the Internet of Things to support parents and accelerate their child's learning.

  • Rockmelon is a global community of parents all working towards the same goal – access to advanced adaptive learning technologies, safe home and school environments, and independence for their child.

“We have AUDACIOUS goals” - you will help us achieve them by challenging the status quo and bringing passion, innovation and creativity to the Rockmelon Team

“We HELP the kids” - you’ll appreciate developing products for social impact - it’s part of our DNA, driving us everyday to reimagine how life can be better for kids on the spectrum

“We will have a POSITIVE IMPACT on our customers” - parents, carers, teachers and therapists - all need your help in delivering innovative solutions that will change their lives

“We move fast and get things done” - you’ll lead with the right balance of compassion, planning, pragmatism and logic - we have work to do and you’ll play a key part