Android Developer - Tunbridge Wells (Remote Work Available)

Tanta Recruitment
Tunbridge Wells
From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum
30 Nov 2017
08 Dec 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Our client is looking for an Android Developer to make applications for internationally renowned brands.

You will need to love what you do, be enthusiastic, helpful to others and have a desire to continue developing. As the most senior Android Developer there will be the opportunity to nurture more junior developers.

There will be the option of flexible/remote working, a high degree of autonomy and the opportunity to get involved in key business and product decisions, not just the execution.

What you’ll be doing

· Working with your team and the product owner to conceptualise, build, and test product

· Working closely with iOS team to maintain parity and consistency between platforms

· Contributing across the entire app life cycle –concept, design, build, deploy, test, release to stores and support

· Working closely with scrum manager and product owner to ensure transparency regarding workload

· Standardising the platform and in some cases apps to deliver across multiple brands with minimal duplication of effort

· Optimising performance for the apps

· Keeping up to date on latest industry trends in mobile

· Attending industry events/ conference

Skills & Experience you’ll need

· Understanding of common Android patterns and code structures, and their relative strengths

· Knowledge of SQLite, MySQL or similar database management system

· Experience using Firebase Experience on web service integration (REST, JSON, XML)

· Proven commercial software development experience

· Published examples of mobile applications

· Familiarity with information architecture, and ideally human computer interaction and usability design principles

· Good time & task management skills

· Ability to self-manage (especially when remote working)

· Excellent scoping and estimation skills

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