Junior-Android-Developer


Location(s): Nigeria / Lagos

Category: Application Development, Mobile Apps

Level: Unlisted

Job Type: Full-Time

Min. Qualification: HND

Min. Years of Experience: 1-2

Start date: 01/05/2018

Duration: Fulltime/Long-term


Job Description

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.

Responsibilities

  • Translate designs and wireframes 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 automatization

Desired Qualities

Skills

  • 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”
  • Solid understanding of Volley library
  • Knowledge of the open-source Android ecosystem and the libraries available for common tasks
  • Ability to understand business requirements and translate them into technical requirements
  • Familiarity with cloud message APIs and push notifications
  • A knack for benchmarking and optimization
  • Understanding of Google’s Android design principles and interface guidelines
  • Proficient understanding of code versioning tools, such as Git
  • Familiarity with continuous integration

Corporate Values

  • Leadership – Do what’s right, even if it’s tough
  • Collaboration – Leverage our collective genius, be a team
  • Transparency – Be real
  • Accountability – Recognize that if it is to be, it’s up to me
  • Passion – Show commitment in heart and mind
  • Advocacy – Earn trust and business
  • Quality – Ensure what we do, we do well

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