Our client is a highly successful internet technology developer with a user base several million strong.They are going through a period of growth and are now looking for a highly skilled Android Developer to strengthen their team, based North of Newcastle. You will work on developing exciting new features and improving the stability of the Android client.
As part of the android team in a small company, your role will encompass the entire software development life-cycle, including requirements capture, prototyping, design, development, testing, deployment and maintenance.
Develop, improve and innovate on their Android app, writing clean, maintainable and extendable codeBe part of the Android Development Team helping with implementing new features and maintaining the existing codebaseCollaborate alongside Server and Client developers, Project Managers, Product Owners, Designers, QA and external beta testersProvide insight to the technical and behavioural direction of the products
Required skills and experience:
Have a solid background in Android SDK Development using Java, Kotlin and Android StudioHave working experience on SCM tools (preferably git)Be Familiar with Material Design guidelinesBe self-motivated, like to explore and organize your code and projectsThink like a team member, not a code-monkey
You will have the opportunity to:
Work with Android Architecture Components such as Room, LiveData, ViewModel, WorkManager, etcUse Dependency Injection with Dagger2Do Unit Testing, TDD and/or automated UI testingWork among experienced engineers, doing code reviews and/or pair programmingSee your code being used by millions of usersFine tune third party SDKs and libraries in a complex UX ecosystem
Do you want to work for an award winning, successful and growing technology company? Does the idea of working with innovative tech, an awesome team with huge ambitions in a casual friendly environment appeal to you? The package on offer is:
Competitive Salary, depending on experience25 days holiday allowance, plus bank holidaysCompany pension schemeCompany bonus schemeCasual working environment
Please note: High levels of interest mean we will only contact you if your application is shortlisted and this will happen within five working days. You must also be eligible to work in the UK.