554 day(s) ago

Mobile Growth Engineer vacancy at Automattic

Negotiable salary

Remote worker location: Worldwide
English: Advanced, Upper Intermediate, Native Speaker
Experience: 3+ years
Employment: Full-time


We are passionate about making the web a better place.
We are the people behind WordPress.com, WooCommerce, Jetpack, Simplenote, Longreads, VaultPress, Akismet, Gravatar, Crowdsignal, Cloudup, Tumblr, and more. We believe in making the web a better place.

We’re a distributed company with 1,277 Automatticians in 76 countries speaking 95 different languages. We’re committed to diversity and inclusion, and our common goal is to democratize publishing so that anyone with a story can tell it, regardless of income, gender, politics, language, or where they live in the world.

We believe in Open Source and the vast majority of our work is available under the GPL.

We strive to live by the Automattic Creed. Come work with us.

General overview of the role

At Automattic, we believe in making the web a better place. Our Apps division designs, builds, and supports our native apps for WordPress, WooCommerce, and Simplenote. We’re looking for an experienced Mobile Growth Engineer to help us take our apps to the next level and bring them to more people.


As a Mobile Growth Engineer in our Apps division, you will:

Join a diverse team of Designers, and Software, Quality, and Happiness Engineers.
Hold a strategic and technical role, at the intersection of marketing, design, and engineering.
Play a key role in the strategy and accomplishment of one of our major goals for 2021: unlocking engaged users’ growth on our Android and iOS apps.
Find opportunities and lead initiatives to improve activation, engagement, and retention for our mobile apps.
Lead change to eliminate points of friction for our users.


Experienced in scaling and growing native app user bases to 10M+.
Skilled at extracting and analyzing data, telling the story behind it, and issuing recommendations to reach goals.
Accomplished in native Android or iOS software development.
An effective, proactive communicator and writer, and comfortable with prioritizing your own work.
Passionate about the mobile app ecosystem and trends in both iOS and Android.
Thoughtful about product design, with good user experience instincts.

Skills considered as a good plus

Strong understanding of native app design concepts and platform design standards.
Familiarity with the WordPress platform.
Experience in user research.

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