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Senior Android Developer

Job Info:

Category: Software Engineering
Company Description: Major Online Retailer
Salary: Highly Competitive, Depending on Experience
Position Type: Permanent
Job Number: 9734

Job Description:

We're looking for a sharp and creative Android Developer to work on our suite of native Apps for our brands. We're a leader in global e-commerce with net revenue of $3.4 billion in 2016, and are continuing our growth in the realm of mobile product development.

There are enormous challenges in creating and enhancing native applications for highly complex, multi-tier brands with extensive functionality while maintaining a high level of Customer Satisfaction. Over two million people have downloaded our existing Android Applications and which enables access to 7+ million products across two brands and four countries! Currently, we have 500 thousand active monthly users and 20+ million screen views monthly with massive growth year over year.

Several projects you'd be part of:

·        Help shape the direction of the Android Team (15 mobile developers) and the direction of the company for mobile applications

·        Work with the team to create new Android Apps built on a common codebase

·        Build a delightful UI/UX for Android phones and tablets

·        Work with teams to add new features into existing Android offerings 

·        Write high-quality Java and Kotlin

·        Contribute to streamlining our develop, test, and release pipeline

·        Contribute to code quality by writing Unit, UI, and Integration tests

·        Occasionally help create PHP endpoints for consumption in the App

·        Lead a team of Android Engineers accomplish goals for a variety of other departments

·        Work closely with Product Owners to create and curate a roadmap for the Android Apps and your team

·        Work with other areas to help promote Native Apps internally

·        Work with other Android Team Leads to help shape the Architecture and Tools the Android Team is using

·        Work closely as an important partner in a talented, open, & fun e-commerce engineering team

·        Use the latest open tools and processes like git and scrum

·        Integrating the latest technology into the Android App to allow customers to have truly unique experiences they can’t get anywhere else

What you bring to the table: 

·        Sense of humor and a love of mobile technologies

·        A strong senior presence

·        Ability to mentor more junior developers

·        A love for UI/UX

·        The desire to lead a team of 3-5 full-time Android Engineers

·        The ability to understand business and custwomer needs and balance them

·        Great communication skills and a genuine team orientation

·        Understanding of the mobile market: how apps are designed, built, tested and submitted to the app store and maintained/enhanced

An ideal candidate has experience with most of the following:

·        Very expert level understanding of Java and Android; including lifecycle, design patterns, best practices, and Material Design

·        Experience targeting multiple Android devices, both phones and tablets, from multiple manufacturers and across all OS versions

·        Strong understanding of Object Oriented Design & Development, MVP, MVVM, VIPER, and Clean Architecture

·        Experience writing Apps that consume RESTful services

·        Experience with GraphQL

·        Knowledge of SQL and web languages (PHP, Javascript)

·        Understanding of Web architecture and communications

·        Several Apps already in the Google Play Store

·        A minimum of 4+ years of professional experience developing native Android Apps

·        Experience leading a team of Android Engineers

·        BonusKotlin Experience

·        Bonus: Experience writing retail Apps



All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply by submitting their resume as an MS word document including a cover letter with a summary of relevant qualifications, highlighting clearly any special or relevant experience.

Please Note: All inquiries will be treated with the utmost confidentiality. Your resume will not be submitted to any client company without your prior knowledge and consent.

Contact Recruiter
Senior Technical Recruiter
Andiamo Partners | 90 Broad Street, Suite 1501, New York, NY 10004

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