We are looking for an Android developer responsible for the development and maintenance of applications aimed at a vast number of diverse Android devices. Your primary focus will be the development of Android applications and their integration with back-end services. You will be working along-side other engineers and developers working on different layers of the infrastructure. Therefore, commitment to collaborative problem solving, sophisticated design, and creating quality products is essential.
Translate designs and wire-frames into high quality code
Design, build, and maintain high performance, reusable, and reliable Java code
Ensure the best possible performance, quality, and responsiveness of the application
Identify and correct bottlenecks and fix bugs
Help maintain code quality, organization, and automation
Strong knowledge of Android SDK, different versions of Android, and how to deal with different screen sizes
Familiarity with RESTful APIs to connect Android applications to back-end services
Strong knowledge of Android UI design principles, patterns, and best practices
Experience with offline storage, threading, and performance tuning
Ability to design applications around natural user interfaces, such as “touch”
Familiarity with the use of additional sensors, such as gyroscopes and accelerators
Knowledge of the open-source Android ecosystem and the libraries available for common tasks
Familiarity with continuous integration
Ability to understand business requirements and translate them into technical requirements
Familiarity with cloud message APIs and push notifications
A knack for bench-marking and optimization
Understanding of Google’s Android design principles and interface guidelines
Proficient understanding of code versioning tools, such as Git
Nice To Have
2+ years of experience in developing native Android applications.
A passion for simple, fast and clever UI.
Expansive knowledge of the general Android landscape, architectures, trends, and emerging technologies
Masters/Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or Engineering preferred
What's great in the job?
- You develop an Open Source Software and interact with the community
- Great team of very smart people, in a friendly and open culture
- Support of a real usability and testing team
- Have the time to focus on quality, refactoring and testing (no customer deadlines)
- No dumb managers, no stupid tools to use, no rigid working hours
- No waste of time in enterprise processes, real responsibilities, and autonomy
- No solution architect, no business analysts, no Gantt chart