Android Developer

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The Job

We are a successful startup with a user base several million strong. We are looking for a passionate Android Developer to join our expanding Android Client Team of talented engineers. Your primary focus will be development of exiting new features and improving the stability of the Android client. This is an on site position, at our Newcastle Office.


You should:

  • Have a solid background in Android SDK Development using Java/Android Studio

  • Have working experience of OO Programming and design patterns.

  • Have working experience on source code management tools (preferably git)

  • Be Familiar with Android Material Design guidelines

  • Be passionate about making beautiful Android apps that are simple and easy to use.

  • Be self-motivated, like to explore and organize your code and projects.

  • Think like a team member, not a code-monkey.


Extras we would like to see:

  • Familiarity with Agile/Scrum and using issue tracking software such as JIRA.

  • Familiarity with Code Review process

  • Familiarity with writing and maintaining technical documentation

  • Familiarity with unit testing and TDD as well as automated testing (espresso etc)

  • Familiarity with Kotlin

  • Experience working with third party sdks and libraries


Responsibilities:

  • Develop, improve and innovate on our Android app, writing clean, maintainable and extendable code.

  • Be part of Android Development Team helping with tackling bugs and implementing new features.

  • Collaborate alongside Server and Client developers, Project Managers, Product Owners, Designers and QA.

  • Provide insight to the technical and behavioural direction of the product(s)

  • Work closely with external beta testers, to gather feedback and insight.

  • Write and maintain technical documentation


Perks:

  • Competitive Salary.

  • Casual work environment.

  • Excellent equipment.


Location:

  • Newcastle Upon Tyne.


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