Android Developer

Engage PSG
London (South)
£65 - £75 per annum + Perks
13 Oct 2016
21 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Senior Android Developer - London - £65k - £75k. Please note sponsorship will not be on offer for this role. We are looking for a passionate motivated and ambitious Android Developer to join us. You need to love user experience, strive for robust and scalable solutions and be willing to roll your sleeves up and work beyond the remit of your role. We are super excited to get our products out to customers. Description The ideal candidate should have an in-depth understanding of OOP and Android patterns whilst being comfortable in working alongside Creative, Project Management, and QA teams to deliver an exciting mobile project. We're all about our people so the ideal candidate should of course tick all the Android Developer boxes but foremost have the right soft skills which we're after. Responsibilities Design technical solutions to maintain, refactor and improve the Android product; Participate in technical discussions with the rest of the teams; Work with Designers and UX to provide a modern and creative interface for users; Code review the application as it evolves; Act as an Android expert when required by the team or others; Ensure the code standard stays high and the team is consistent; Work with the API team to ensure the needs of the platform are met. Requirements Knowledge of OOP, Design Patterns and Android patterns; Experience with Android Studio and the gradle build system; Experience with testing and testing frameworks; Computer Science (or equivalent) degree or relevant industry experience; Experience working within an Agile environment; Familiarity with Jira or similar issue tracking system; Experience with git or similar version control system. Nice to have Experience with CI systems (i.e. Jenkins); Open source and/or community exposure (i.e. Stackoverflow, github); A portfolio of applications published in the Google Play store; Knowledge of other mobile platforms such as iOS or mobile Web. This job was originally posted as