We're Hiring.

Did you hear? We're Hiring!

We love, love awesome people. People who want to change the world a little. People who are dedicated. Who aren't afraid to take risks. People who think and dream big. People who are similar to us, crazy enough to change the way we use the lock screens.

We're Locket. A San Francisco based startup backed by prominent VCs and angels like Tyra Banks. We’re looking to bring your lock screens to life. We're not afraid to move fast and break things as we release, launch, iterate, update and announce -- sometimes all in the same day.

We had expected 10,000 downloads within a month. We got that in a day. Our user base is growing fast, almost too fast. So we need to build a kickass team. Think you're amazing? And want to be a big part of a new startup? You're awesome. We're Locket. Let's meet up.

Open Positions

  • Senior Java Backend Engineer in San Francisco

    Locket delivers exclusive, personalized stories and photos on Android lock screen based on your interests, location and engagement history. We pioneered the lock screen solution and we are now also licensing our SDK to other Android app developers and allow them to send personalized content and notifications on lock screen.

    We are looking for a technical innovator who’s enthusiastic about working with cutting edge technology to build a strong backend and algorithms for our state-of-the-art Android SDK and applications.

    Location:

    1. San Francisco

    Responsibilities:

    1. Work fulltime in a highly hands-on, collaborative environment
    2. Build a scalable, maintainable platform that can handle millions of users with billions of impressions
    3. Constantly innovate to improve algorithms to show contextual content through machine learning
    4. Communicate with various project stakeholders to clarify requirements, communicate testing plans, completion dates, and expected outcomes
    5. Juggle multiple technical projects simultaneously

    Qualifications Needed:

    1. Strong Computer Science background (with proficiency in Java)
    2. Proficiency in big data and/or analytics
    3. Working understanding of large scale data processing and caching
    4. Experience with AWS and Git
    5. Passion for Android and mobile platforms
    6. Excellent verbal and written communication skills
    7. BS in Computer Science or related field required

    Interested? Apply here.

  • Lead Android Developer in San Francisco

    Locket delivers exclusive, personalized stories and photos on Android lock screen based on your interests, location and engagement history. We pioneered the lock screen solution and we are now also licensing our SDK to other Android app developers and allow them to send personalized content and notifications on lock screen.

    We are looking for a technical innovator who’s enthusiastic about working with cutting edge technology to build a state-of-the-art Android SDK and applications.

    Location:

    1. San Francisco

    Responsibilities:

    1. Work fulltime in a highly hands-on, collaborative environment
    2. Build a strong and scalable platform around the Android lock screen SDK
    3. Constantly innovate to improve user experience with superb interaction
    4. Communicate with various project stakeholders to clarify requirements, communicate testing plans, completion dates, and expected outcomes
    5. Juggle multiple technical projects simultaneously

    Qualifications Needed:

    1. Strong Computer Science background (with proficiency in Java)
    2. Having involved in various android product release cycles in a team
    3. Experience with the latest Android libraries
    4. Working fundamentals in database
    5. Working understanding of memory management and image processing
    6. Passion for Android and mobile platforms
    7. Excellent verbal and written communication skills
    8. BS in Computer Science or related field required

    Interested? Apply here.

  • Social Media & Marketing Intern in San Francisco

    We are looking for a rock star intern who is a savvy social media maven and customer service ninja to start immediately. The applicant should have an interest in online advertising, marketing, communications or sales. You will driving force between the interactions between our customers and our brand. This program will be ideal for students or recent graduates in the San Francisco area. Since there's always people at the office, we're very flexible with work hours. We provide free lunch and dinner as well as a metro card if you're commuting.

    Location:

    1. San Francisco

    Hit us up with your resume, LinkedIn, and Twitter.

    Ideally, we want someone who:

    1. Is a social media junkie
    2. Has some customer service experience
    3. Smart, talented, able to think quickly and work under pressure
    4. Interested in getting first hand experience in every facet of an early stage startup
    5. Great personal skills, organized, self starter motivated and a team player
    6. Excellent communication skills both verbal and written
    7. Have awesome ideas and not afraid to speak up
    8. And most importantly, is driven by an unknown force to change the way people use their phones for the better.

    Interested? Send your Resume, LinkedIn, and Twitter to jobs@getlocket.com

  • Editorial Intern in San Francisco

    We are looking for a rock star editorial intern to start immediately. This program will be ideal for students or recent graduates in the San Francisco area. We're flexible with work hours whether part-time / full-time.

    Location:

    1. San Francisco

    Hit us up with your resume, LinkedIn, and Twitter.

    Ideally, we want someone who:

    1. Loves reading stuff
    2. Smart, talented, able to think quickly and work under pressure
    3. Interested in getting first hand experience in every facet of an early stage startup
    4. Great personal skills, organized, self starter motivated and a team player
    5. Excellent communication skills both verbal and written
    6. Have awesome ideas and not afraid to speak up
    7. And most importantly, is driven by an unknown force to change the way people use their phones for the better.

    Interested? Send your Resume, LinkedIn, and Twitter to jobs@getlocket.com

  • Designer Intern in San Francisco

    We are looking for a rock star designer intern to start immediately. This program will be ideal for students or recent graduates in the San Francisco area. We're flexible with work hours whether part-time / full-time.

    Location:

    1. San Francisco

    Hit us up with your resume, LinkedIn, and Twitter.

    Ideally, we want someone who:

    1. Loves designing stuff
    2. Smart, talented, able to think quickly and work under pressure
    3. Interested in getting first hand experience in every facet of an early stage startup
    4. Great personal skills, organized, self starter motivated and a team player
    5. Excellent communication skills both verbal and written
    6. Have awesome ideas and not afraid to speak up
    7. And most importantly, is driven by an unknown force to change the way people use their phones for the better.

    Interested? Send your Resume, LinkedIn, and Twitter to jobs@getlocket.com

  • Content Curation and Creation Intern in San Francisco
    1. Locket is all about serving the most relevant content to our users in beautifully-designed lock screen content units. This position is equal parts editor and designer, tasked with discovering and delivering the best content on the web.
    2. We need an entrepreneurial, deadline-driven, Internet aficionado who can take charge of this critical aspect of our operation. Candidates must be poised, extremely accountable and passionate to play an important role in our success moving forward.
    3. We are looking for part-time/full-time design interns who on a daily basis will create our beautiful lock screens that get shown millions of times per day on our users' phones.

    Location:

    1. San Francisco

    Hit us up with your resume, LinkedIn, and Twitter.

    Ideally, we want someone who:

    1. Knows the internet, in and out. Can quickly scan many sources and identify the best content that users want and will perform well
    2. Sharp at Photoshop and is capable of producing many individual content units in rapid succession.
    3. Smart, talented, able to think quickly and work under pressure.
    4. Interested in getting first hand experience in every facet of an early stage startup
    5. Great personal skills, organized, self starter, motivated and a team player. This role involves coordinating with other designers to make sure the entire batch is complete twice daily.
    6. Have awesome ideas and not afraid to speak up.
    7. And most importantly, is driven by an unknown force to change the way people use their phones for the better.

    Interested? Send your Resume, LinkedIn, and Twitter to jobs@getlocket.com