Senior Android Developer

We’re looking for a senior Android developer responsible for the development of a brand new greenfield application which will disrupt the Australian retail market.

Your primary focus will be the development of our new Android application and its integration with our back-end services. You will be working alongside some of the most talented iOS and back end developers in Australia.

Our office is located in Surry hills, 5 mins walk from central station. We’re a fun team of passionate people who love to solve problems together. Perks include flexible work hours, birthday leave, Mario Kart and we have a fridge full of beer and cold drinks.

This is a 3 month contract with the opportunity to extend.

Responsibilities

  • Translate designs and wireframes into high quality code
  • Design, build, and maintain high performance, reusable, and reliable Java and/or Kotlin code
  • Be able to work with minimal supervision
  • 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
  • Work closely with our senior iOS developer ensuring a similar experience on both platforms.

Skills

  • Strong knowledge of Android SDK, different versions of Android, and how to deal with different screen sizes
  • Knowledge of Kotlin highly desirable.
  • 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
  • Familiarity with the use of additional sensors, such as gyroscopes and accelerometers
  • Knowledge of ARcore highly desirable.
  • 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
  • Proven track records of having published at least one original Android app

If this sounds like you please get in touch! To apply send through your CV and Linkedin profile to christophe@artechglobal.com.au