Groupon ❤️ Mobile

Mobile generates over 60% of the revenue for Groupon and is growing rapidly. Mobile is becoming the main way that most people experience Groupon. Groupon Mobile has over 30 million monthly active mobile users and generates almost 2 billion dollars in yearly revenue. Groupon mobile operates at a scale that few other mobile teams do.

The mobile engineering organization is laser-focused on delivering best of breed mobile experiences for our users that are delightful, easy to use, highly performant, and most importantly, help people save money and discover local merchants.

The Mobile engineering culture is a fantastic blend of high autonomy, pride in craft, cooperation, and impact. Mobile has a very strong engineering culture that encourages technical excellence and innovation. Many mobile engineers contribute to open source projects as well as evaluating and adopting leading edge technologies.

Modularization of Android Apps

Modularization in Android Apps The mobile team organized a Meetup yesterday in Palo Alto out of the new large Spontaneous Combustion conference room. We had about 30 engineers from the area attend plus a great turnout from our team. Eric Fararro introduced Groupon...

Grox: The Art of the State

Grox: The Art of the State Alin Turcu Android Software Engineer November 2, 2017 Once upon a time, you started a new app and everything was simple and nice: a few features, a simple UI and that’s it. But then it became bigger and bigger, and the logic became more...

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Cecilia – Android Engineer

CECILIA GUO Android Engineer Palo Alto, CA Joined: 2016 Aside from the excitement of working on Groupon's top-rated mobile app, Cecilia finds both professional and personal growth within the close-knit Android team What's your favorite Groupon memory? The Groupon app...

Erik – Android Engineer

ERIK KAMP Android Engineer Palo Alto, CA Joined: 2015 This Engineer keeps himself and Groupon's top-rated Android app running. We wonder who would win in a race, though? 🤔 What's your favorite Groupon memory? My favorite Groupon memory was when part of my team went to...

Eric – iOS Engineer

When he’s not working on the local school board, whitewater rafting, acting in community theater, or taking photos as a Google Trusted Photographer, he’s traveling the country with his father to visit every baseball stadium. Oh, and he’s also helping build Groupon’s top-rated iOS app.

Dependency Injection Checks

Dependency Injection Checks Mihaly Nagy Android Software Engineer August 15, 2017 Dependency Injection is great to design testable and modular apps, but whether you use Toothpick, Dagger or any other library, there are some tricky problems that come with DI. They can...

Better Android Intents with Dart & Henson

Better Android Intents with Dart & Henson Daniel Molinero Reguera Software Engineer June 2, 2017 Intents are an essential part of the Android ecosystem. They are used to express an action to be performed and can be classified into implicit and explicit intents. In an...

Android’s multidex slows down app startup

Android’s multidex slows down app startup Michael Ma Android Software Engineer December 17, 2015 The 65k method limit is a problem that has been addressed time and time again within the Android community. The current state of Android addresses the issue with...

iOS Engineer Nicolas Yuste Tirados

Name: Nicolas Yuste Location: Seattle Title: iOS Engineer You came to Groupon through Blink; can you talk about Blink and what it was like being part of an acquisition? I was living in Madrid working for Blink (Blink by Groupon). We had about 30 people in the office...