top of page

Zhenlei Ji

Android Engineer • Script Addicted • Origami Enthusiast

Zhenlei is an Android engineer at N26 developing the first mobile bank app in Europe. He was previously part of the team at Venturus in Brazil, where he also got the chance to work with various partners (Sony Mobile, Motorola, etc) on their Android projects.

He has not only been developing for Android since Gingerbread but he also contributed to the AOSP (Android Open Source Project) in the Android Framework UI/UX team. He also has experience with test automation.

Besides that, he is an origami enthusiast that tries to fold a piece of paper in his spare time.

3 killer apps which make my life easier as an Android developer

During my journey, I realized that the more I advanced in my career, the more time matters. In order to optimize my life, it was important to know the right tool for the right job and use it in the most effective way.

In this talk we will deep dive into 3 killer apps which I cannot live without: HTTP proxy, system keyboard utility and a secret tool. You will learn how to use them through real examples.

After this talk, your daily work won't be the same. Those tools will boost your efficiency to another level, allowing you to focus on what really matters.

Life is too short to develop only for Android - A journey to Server-driven UI

Have you ever had to implement a last minute feature? Did your requirements change? Is your build slow?

Server-driven UI might be the solution to your problems. In this talk, I will discuss how we designed a multi-platform system to build new screens via a simple backend change without having to release new versions of the native apps.

After this talk, you will be able to ship features faster on all platforms simultaneously, you will notice that life is too short to develop only for Android.

bottom of page