Senior/Lead Android Developer

Sopra Steria Recruitment Limited
London (Greater)
11 Jan 2018
10 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Are you an Android Developer looking to be part of one of the most innovative digital environments in London? Do you want to join an organisation that takes pride in the training & development of their employees? If yes, don?t wait ? apply now!

The Details?

  • Senior/Lead Android Developer
  • Central London
  • Up to £85,000 + Benefits
  • Permanent

The Role?

  • Within this role you will have the opportunity to be the Lead Developer for programming native Android applications. You?ll work closely with designers and product owners to define and build new features.
  • You will use your proven knowledge of Android application functionality & limitations to make recommendations during the design and development lifecycle.
  • You will work with Java and utilise your Android product development experience including; application lifecycle, activities/intents/layouts/services, custom components/2D graphics/animations, and SQLLite/ContentProviders.
  • You?ll be part of a truly cutting edge digital environment whilst being encouraged to be innovative and autonomous in your approach. The environment feels like that of a start-up/greenfield project, but the difference being you will have the backing of a global retail organisation.


As the preferred candidate, you?ll ideally have experience in the following:

We are looking for someone that ?

Has BS or MS in Computer Science or equivalent experience or qualified by hands on relevant experience

  • Has solid experience of Java (3+ years)
  • Has android product development experience (1+ years) including
  • Application lifecycle
  • Activities, Intents, Layouts, Services
  • Custom Components, 2D Graphics, Animations
  • SQLLite, ContentProviders
  • Understands of common architectural patterns (MVP)
  • Understands of dependency injection frameworks (dagger)
  • Understands of reactive functional programming using RxJava
  • Has experience of handling device fragmentation
  • Has experience writing unit tests using Mockito
  • Has knowledge of publishing processes, signing and versioning
  • Has proven Android application deployments live in the Play Store

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