Junior Android Developer

Swift Touch
Reigate, Surrey
20 Jul 2017
19 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Junior Android Developer

Our Client is currently looking for an enthusiastic and creative Junior Android developer to join their team. The ideal candidate will be passionate about the world of mobile and a keen builder of innovative applications, with knowledge of not just Android but also other platforms such as the web or iOS.

Salary & Benefits:
• Depending on experience
• Flexible working
• Frequent work socials
• Exciting opportunity to join to a growing company with an impressive client list
• Unlimited tea and coffee at your disposal!

The Role:
This is a permanent role for a Junior Android developer. You must have experience developing Android mobile applications and be able to show links to apps currently live in the Google Play store as well as explain the role you took in those projects. You should have an interest of other mobile platforms even if you haven’t launched an app in that store, and have a keen interest in developing these skills further. We will support any desires for cross training with internal resources and training.

You must be hard working and creative, a strong team player with a desire to learn new skills. You should enjoy keeping up to date with new technologies and be able to understand their use in the real world for clients that work in different sectors. You must be a good communicator in written and spoken English, and be comfortable talking to clients when required.

Required Skills:
• Thorough understanding of Object Orientated programming, algorithms and design patterns
• 1+ years experience of best practice Java
• Strong development experience on the Android Platform
• Creative and hardworking with an eye for details
• Excellent verbal / written communication skills

Desired Skills:
• PHP/MySQL experience
• Understanding of graphics editors such as Adobe Photoshop, GIMP or equivalent
• Experience of using RESTful web services, XML and API integration
• Experience of using modern version control

Junior Android Developer