Android Developer

Overview

The Role:

  • Collaborate with a small and autonomous team of developers including the Senior Android Developer, designers, and product owners to find end-to-end solutions
  • Work to deliver the product roadmap by collaborating with Product, QA, Design, backend teams and Analytics to deliver the right solutions
  • Work with Kanban and agile methodologies
  • Design and implementation of Android apps with a modern stack, adhering to Android development best practices
  • Contribute clean, secure, maintainable and testable code to the product
  • Develop native UIs and features, with code optimised for performance and user experience

 

REQUIREMENTS

Required Skills:

  • 3+ year’s commercial experience building complex applications for Android mobile devices
  • Understanding of modern Android development, including writing readable, maintainable, performant object-oriented Java and/or Kotlin
  • Experience with Android development tools
  • Experience of working with Continuous Integration (CI) and Unit Testing on Android
  • Commercial experience in the development of compelling, high volume, high performance business-to-consumer Mobile Apps
  • Ability to lead mobile development through to completion
  • Can operate effectively in a fast-paced, deadline driven, collaborative and iterative programming environment
  • Experience of integrating with services using technologies such as JSON and REST
  • A creative thinker with strong analytical, communications and interpersonal skill
  • Bachelor's Degree in relevant discipline or equivalent experience

Some nice-to-haves:

  • Professional experience with Kotlin
  • Professional experience with RxJava and Retrofit
  • Familiarity with dependency injection frameworks

About you:

  • You enjoy collaborating with cross-functional teams
  • You have the ability to think on the fly
  • You will have a ‘put user first’ mentality
  • You will have a good sense of ownership

Sarah Horgan, Technical Recruiter - Your e-Frontiers consultant for this job

Sarah happily joined e-Frontiers as a Technical Resourcer/Recruiter, focusing on Mobile Application Development, UI/UX Design and PHP. She completed a Commerce (Hons) degree in University College Cork, specializing in Marketing and Politics. As a friendly and outgoing person, Sarah enjoys her job striving to bring a personable, helpful approach to her candidates.

Specialises in: Mobile Development