Android Developer

  • Location

    Knutsford, Cheshire

  • Sector:

    IT

  • Job type:

    Contract

  • Salary:

    Negotiable

  • Contact:

    Alexandra Holgate

  • Contact email:

    alexandra.holgate@experis.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    BBBH119854_1583420034

  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Expiry date:

    2020-04-04

Android Developer
Knutsford
6 months

Key Accountabilities

Application Development (70%)

  • Solid experience with Android/Java/Kotlin
  • Know your way around a Linux terminal (but advanced bash scripting skills are most welcome)
  • Implementing complex user interfaces and navigation flows
  • Experience with offline storage, threading, and performance tuning
  • Familiarity with RESTful APIs to connect Android applications to back-end services
  • Collaborate and communicate with other developers to build efficient technical solutions.
  • Manage all software engineering quality standards / benchmarks.

Technical Team Leader (15%)

  • Technical leadership for application architecture
  • Mentoring and support for Android development team members
  • Ability to manage Advice and Guidance (A&G) documents and project Plan and Estimates (P&Es) that impact applications / products within domain.

Technical Consultancy (15%)

  • Ability to manage Advice and Guidance (A&G) documents and project Plan and Estimates (P&Es) that impact applications / products within domain.
  • Create prototypes to explore innovative solutions and features

Person Specification

Essential Skills/Basic Qualifications:

  • Experience with the Android SDK, Java, NDK, C++
  • Experience with JSON concepts and REST APIs
  • Experience working with product management and UI/UX designers
  • Experience with offline storage, threading, and performance tuning
  • Experience with performance and memory tuning with tools

Desirable skills/Preferred Qualifications:

  • Knowledge of low-level C-based libraries is preferred
  • Knowledge of HTML5, Angular, Ionic.
  • Proficient understanding of code versioning tools
  • Familiarity with continuous integration
  • BSc degree in relevant software engineering discipline, equivalent to UK 2nd class honours (preferred).

Formal qualification in area of specialism,