Lead Android Developer - Bristol (hybrid)
Our client prides itself as one of the leading banking groups in the country, and what better team to join than one which operates within an open, collaborative, and friendly environment. Our client is seeking technically skilled, innovative Mobile Banking Android developers to join their Private Banking team through a hybrid-work model based out of Bristol. The successful candidates will be deeply involved in the implementation of cutting-edge projects, delivering reliable Android platform apps, and providing banking solutions for SME's, whilst building understanding of technologies, methodologies, and tools to be used on the Android platform.
The position will work as part of a co-located growing team, adapting to changes needed within the software and providing new features to the application. Our client is growing their scrum team and the candidates can find themselves working closely with Product Owners and other relevant scrum teams across the Mobile Banking team to achieve success.
This position will contribute to feedback provided on app UI/UX designs produced by external parties and enhance native apps for iOS and Android.
Our client has demonstrated that the ideal candidate for this position would be looking to drive continuous improvement and great customer experiences whilst also demonstrating strong problem-solving skills. The candidates must be creative, open to change and able to step back and see the bigger picture, since these qualities can increase the chances of delivering effective results which allow the company to improve their systems resiliency and simplify their services to make banking quick, convenient, and safe for their customers.
Knowledge of writing Android apps using Kotlin and Java
Common architectural patterns (MVP, MVVM, Clean Architecture, etc)
Android Architecture Components (e.g. ViewModel, LiveData, LifecycleObserver, etc)
Data persistence (e.g. Room, SQLite, etc)
Networking and communication (e.g. OKHttp, Retrofit, etc)
Industry standard libraries (e.g. Dagger, RxJava, etc.)In return
This is a great opportunity to work at one of the UK's top banks, focused on customer service, trust and advocacy. Our client is offering the chance to work in a great team-focused environment where they actively encourage ideas and promote positive engagement.
Offering a highly competitive salary and comprehensive benefits package, our client is committed to the personal/career development of their employees whilst focusing on simplifying their business, concentrating on the areas where they can lead the market and aiming to place their customers at the heart of everything they do.
We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, marriage and civil partnerships, pregnancy or maternity or age