Who we are and
what we do

Yota Devices is a privately owned international company dedicated to developing and producing high-tech consumer LTE electronics such as smartphones, phablets and routers. We sold more than 4 million 4G connectivity devices since first products went on the market in 2009. Our team developed the world’s first dual-screen, always-on smartphone, YotaPhone, which went on sale in December 2013 in select markets in Europe, Russia and Middle East.

We hire top specialists of IT industry (former HP, Microsoft, SAP, Blackberry, Motorola and Nokia employees), R&D team is comprised of former Nokia veterans. The company’s headquarter functions are spread between various offices in Germany, Canada, and Russia.

"We are inspired by taking risks and innovating mobile communications to bring value to users. We are a start-up company that had a big idea and we’ve executed on that idea. We looked at the smartphone from another side, literally, and created YotaPhone."

Vlad Martynov, CEO

Our locations and
occupation

Moscow, Russia
Research and Development, UX, ID PR, Marketing, Sales Support for Russia & CIS
Rusakovskaya 13
Moscow 107140 (show on map)
+7 495 926-75-85
Mon-Fri 10:00 — 18:00
Oulu, Finland
Research and Development
Elektroniikkatie 13
Oulu, Finland (show on map)
+358 23 345-23-55
Mon-Thu 9:00 — 17:00; Fri 9:00 — 16:00
Frankfurt, Germany
EMEA Sales, Marketing, Logistics
Mergenthalerallee 10-12
65760 Eschborn (show on map)
+49 6966 410332
Mon-Fri 09:00 – 17:00
Singapore
Supply Chain Manufacturing Industrialization, Logistics, Asia Sales
9 Battery Road
Straits Trading Building, 11F
Singapore 049910 (show on map)
Mon-Fri 9:00am — 6:00pm
Beijing, China
Regus, 14/F, Tower A, Pacific Century Place, 2A, Workers Stadium Road North, Chaoyang District, Beijing, 100027 China (show on map)
Shanghai, China
1906, B Tower, SOHO Zhong Shan Plaza, No. 1065 West Zhongshan Road (show on map)
Shenzhen, China
1099, Block A, Electronics Science & Technology Building 2070 Shennan Middle Road, Shenzhen city, P.R. China (show on map)
Moscow, Russia
Rusakovskaya 13
Moscow 107140

Research and Development, UX, ID
PR, Marketing, Sales
Support for Russia & CIS

+7 495 926-75-85
Mon-Fri 10:00 — 18:00

Oulu, Finland
Elektroniikkatie 13
Oulu, Finland

Research and Development

+358 23 345-23-55
Mon-Thu 9:00 — 17:00; Fri 9:00 — 16:00

Frankfurt, Germany
Mergenthalerallee 10-12
65760 Eschborn

EMEA Sales,
Marketing, Logistics

+49 6966 410332
Mon-Fri 09:00 – 17:00

Singapore
9 Battery Road
Straits Trading Building, 11F
Singapore 049910

Supply Chain Manufacturing
Industrialization, Logistics,
Asia Sales

Mon-Fri 9:00am — 6:00pm

Beijing, China
Regus, 14/F, Tower A, Pacific Century Place, 2A, Workers Stadium Road North, Chaoyang District, Beijing, 100027 China

Shanghai, China
1906, B Tower, SOHO Zhong Shan Plaza, No. 1065 West Zhongshan Road

Shenzhen, China
1099, Block A, Electronics Science & Technology Building 2070 Shennan Middle Road, Shenzhen city, P.R. China

We’re looking for creative,
collaborative people

Kernel developer
Moscow, Russia
Responsibilities:
  • Development of kernel device components
  • Kernel customization for Android Device
  • Review technical product requirements
  • Source code optimization for performance, stability and power consumption improvements
  • Source code changes review
  • Discussing technical solutions and requirements with partners
Required skills:
  • Strong programming experience for embedded systems using C and C++
  • 7+ years of software development
  • 4+ years of professional experience in Kernel (Linux or Android) development and debugging
  • Understanding of OS concepts (e.g., interrupt handling, timers, threads, IPC, race conditions)
  • Understanding of system architecture on hardware level
  • Deep knowledge of Linux kernel (drivers, kernel, debug mechanisms)
  • Strong problem solving and analytical skills
  • Good communication skills
  • Intermediate level of English
As a plus:
  • Experience with Android SDK, NDK
  • Experience with Qualcomm platforms or similar SoC
We welcome your application at yd.hr@yotadevices.com and look forward to the possibility of you joining us.
UI/UX designer
Moscow, Russia
Responsibilities:
  • Delivering wireframes, mockups, and prototypes;
  • Working closely with the stakeholders to design new features from the ground up;
  • Prototyping interactive interfaces with multiple states and roles;
  • Introducing core UX decisions; review UX decisions within the team;
  • Conducting user testing and reporting on the outcomes;
  • Create clear screen mockups, prototypes and UI design specifications to effectively communicate interaction and design ideas;
  • Execute all visual design stages from concept to final hand-off, acting as the user-advocate throughout the process;
  • Proven experience developing innovative and creative solutions to complex problems;
  • Pitching and presenting UX/ UI decisions to stakeholders for sign-off;
  • Maintenance and update of UI/UX Guidelines;
Requirements:
  • 2+ years of relevant experience
  • Experience working with mobile interfaces (Android, iOS – desirable, knowledge of Material Design principles), proven portfolio
  • Understanding and application of the principles of usability while designing interfaces
  • Ability to work according to the guidelines
  • Knowledge of Adobe Illustrator, Photoshop
  • Fluent English
We welcome your application at yd.hr@yotadevices.com and look forward to the possibility of you joining us.
Senior Modem developer
Moscow, Russia
Responsibilities:
  • Software development and optimization for modem software (MPSS) on Qualcomm MSM / MTK chipsets
  • Working on improving device performance and power consumption
  • Review technical product requirements for modem software
Skills:
  • Understanding of network and communications protocols: GSM/EDGE, CDMA2000, WCDMA/HSPA, UMTS, TD-SCDMA, LTE with expertise in several of these technologies
  • Strong programming experience for embedded systems using C and C++
  • Understanding of Real-Time Operating Systems concepts
  • Embedded build systems, including: compiling, linking, loading and executing firmware images
As a plus:
  • Hands-on experience with Qualcomm MSM (or similar) chipsets and modem software
  • Familiar with Qualcomm debugging tools QXDM/QPST/QCAT
  • RF test equipment measurements for power, spectrum, and waveform quality
  • Experience in Hexagon architecture and tools
We welcome your application at yd.hr@yotadevices.com and look forward to the possibility of you joining us.
Android Framework developer
Moscow, Russia
Responsibilities:
  • Customizing android framework for custom Android Device
  • Source code optimization for performance, stability and power consumption improvements
  • Source code changes review
  • Requirements analysis. Feasibility analysis. Architecture and design implementation and review
  • Negotiation with partners for requirements clarifications
Required skills:
  • Deep knowledge of Android framework architecture (such as Graphics and Input subsystems, power management)
  • Experience with Android, Java and C/C++ programming 3+ years
  • Experience with Android SDK, NDK
  • Strong Computer Science fundamentals in object oriented design, data structures, networking, concurrency
  • Experienced user of modern version control system such as Git or SVN
  • Strong problem solving and analytical skills
  • Good communication skills
  • Intermediate level of English
As a plus:
  • Programming for Linux systems
We welcome your application at yd.hr@yotadevices.com and look forward to the possibility of you joining us.
Android test engineer
Moscow, Russia
Requirements:
  • IT/technical education, computer science, master degree
  • Experience in software testing / quality assurance 3+ years
  • Experience in creating software test programs from a scratch
  • Application testing automation proven skills: uiautomator, robotium, monkeyrunner (any) is a plus
  • Script programming (Bash, perl) is a plus, Java basic knowledge is a plus
  • Defect/Issue tracker practical skills (JIRA preferable)
  • English (read/write - is a must, speak - very nice to have)
  • High degree of self-motivation and commitment
  • Ability to work under pressure and to cope with changing work requirements
  • Experience in android SW/HW testing 1+ years
  • Work experience with emulators (set up, testing)
  • Taking bug reports (QPST,QXDM,rumdamp) is a plus
  • Work experience with test management tools
  • Proactive and able to work independently
Responsibilities:
  • Perform testing of Android System, applications, which specifically created for YotaPhone project, and using BackScreen; perform field, call tests
  • Create test programs / test scenarios for the all functionality
  • Defect management in JIRA
  • Functionality automation: core & UI parts
  • Strong communication with the DEV/QA team as well as with the customers
  • Organize all aspects of own work in accordance with SOPs and Guidelines of company, suggest and implement improvements to current systems and procedures
  • Review and audit existing test process for systems/projects
  • Identify gaps and prepare improvement plans
We welcome your application at yd.hr@yotadevices.com and look forward to the possibility of you joining us.
Research Analyst
Moscow, Russia
Responsibilities:
  • Participation in the development of mobile services. Wireframe mobile interfaces. Problem definitions and compliance verification with fronted department;
  • Translation the complex business logic (investments, asset management) into easy to use, clean and attractive interfaces;
  • Statistics visualization;
  • Analyze user’s behavior, identifying trends and patterns, formation of proposals for improvement navigation and structure of website, profile and mobile applications;
  • Feedback report analysis;
  • Analyze feedback reports and provide update to the current roadmap.
  • Working closely with the stakeholders to design new features from the ground up;
  • Introducing core UX decisions; review UX decisions within the team;
  • Conducting user testing and reporting on the outcomes;
  • Investigation of key users’ needs performing user’s interviews, analyzing current usage statistics and performing usability testing;
  • Creation of design specifications and visual assets for the development team.
Requirements:
  • 2+ years of relevant experience;
  • Understanding of UX/UI principles
  • 1+ years of experience with UX/wireframing software;
  • Knowledge of Adobe Illustrator, Photoshop, Google Analytics, Sketch, Invision;
  • Experience working with mobile interfaces (Android, iOS – desirable, knowledge of Material Design principles), proven portfolio;
  • Understanding and application of the principles of usability while designing interfaces;
  • Ability to lead user research & usability testung;
  • Ability to balance multiple tasks/priorities, consistently meeting deadlines;
  • Ability to effectively prioritize and execute tasks in a high-pressure environment is crucial;
  • Excellent interpersonal and collaborative skills;
  • Fluent English.
We welcome your application at yd.hr@yotadevices.com and look forward to the possibility of you joining us.

Thanks for your recognition

PhoneArena
“Best of MWC 2014”
Cannes Lions
“Innovation 2013”
Pocket-Lint
“Best of Mobile World Congress 2014: The hottest new devices”
Tom's Guide
“Best of Mobile World Congress 2014”
PocketNow
“The Best of MWC 2014”
Tom's Hardware
“Best of Mobile World Congress 2014 Awards”
Fast Company Magazine
“5 Great Ideas From 2014's Mobile World Congress”
Phandroid
“8 biggest announcements of Mobile World Congress 2014”
PC Advisor
“The 5 best new products from MWC 2014”
MSN
“The best new smartphones from MWC 2014”
Ubergizmo
“Best of MWC 2014”
Techland.Time
“10 Phones and Tablets to Watch”
CNN
“The hottest gadgets at world's biggest mobile tech show”
TechCentral
“Best Product Innovation”
T3
“Top-10 phones that matter”
Expert Reviews
“Best of MWC award winners”
Stuff
“The 10 best launches from the show”
PC Mag
“Best Phones”
Computer Bild
“Best Product Innovation”
CNet
“Best of CES 2013”
LapTop
“Best Innovation”

In 2013 the first generation YotaPhone won two prestigious awards: Cannes Lions for Innovation and Best of CES by Cnet.

In 2014 the next generation YotaPhone topped the list of the best and most innovative gadgets and devices at Mobile World Congress, according to leading international business and tech media.