Android Developer

Square One Resources
£260 per day
13 Nov 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Android DeveloperWest Midlands
"The Android development team are part of the Connected Technologies and Apps team. The team are responsible for the development and maintenance of Android apps that interface to vehicles in different forms; The role involves the following; Interpreting UI/UX designs that encompass both handheld and in-vehicle designs. Develop the code that allows these designs and experiences to be realised. Create and perform unit test of delivered code as well as perform integration tests within the vehicles. Work on bug fixing and improving application performance. Work as a member of an Agile Scrum team, contributing to sprint planning, sprint reviews and sprint retrospectives. Use source control to manage software versioning and peer reviews. Be an authority on Android development and provide guidance to internal departments on the capability of the Android platform. Support external partners in their development of apps to run on our platforms. Create software tools that can be used by external development partners, to aid in their development of apps for our connected car platforms. "
Skills Required:5+ years of experience in Android development, with demonstrable or published appsBachelor's degree in computer science, engineering or a related subjectA deep familiarity with the Java programming language, Android Studio and Gradle Material Design principles Agile development using JIRA Experience working with, core Android packages such as, Bluetooth, Bitmaps, Timers, AsyncTask, SharedPrefences, RecyclerView, ViewSwitchers and SpeechRecognition Experience integrating third-party SDKs and APIs. Experience of BDD and TDD. App signing, rich UI development, HTTP, JSON, XML, SSL security, sockets, Wi-Fi.
Notwithstanding any guidelines given to years of experience sought, we will consider candidates from outside this range if they can demonstrate the necessary competencies.
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