Senior Android Developer - London - Permanent

Senior Android Developer - London - Permanent
  • Competitive
  • Permanent
  • Soho, London, England, UK Soho London GBR W1D 3QU
Job Ref: 50207933
Sector: Cloud, infrastructure & networks
Date Added: 06 November 2020

Senior Android Developer - London - Permanent

We are currently recruiting for a Senior Android Developer to join Rightmove based in Soho, London in a permanent capacity.

The Senior Android Developer role is based in a product development scrum team and you will be responsible for maintaining and improving Rightmoves current code base; implementing new functionality and designs that our clients users love. You'll shape the way Rightmove use and adopt new technologies and practices, and happily teach other engineers on how to use them.

Working within an agile environment, you will work as part of a cross-functional team and collaborate to find solutions that satisfy millions of users, tens of thousands of agents and a lot of passionate Rightmovers. Those solutions need to be maintainable and scalable whilst also meeting high performance standards.

A typical week as an Senior Android Developer might involve:

  • Developing features and improvements to their Android application, with the use of Kotlin and Java
  • Collaborating with internal contacts and the team to find solutions to complex problems
  • Contributing to key decisions, including which features to include during team sprints
  • Estimating user stories
  • Reviewing other developers' code and debating options as a team
  • Investigating and promoting the latest, emergent technologies
  • Working in an Agile environment

We're looking for someone who:

  • Has strong problem-solving skills
  • Is passionate about the importance of testing and promotes TDD
  • Has a genuine passion for delivering high quality code and likes to debate the merits of different solutions
  • Wants to use the latest technologies and takes initiative to improve the way the team works
  • Has a keen interest in the performance of live applications and how our user's use them
  • Looks to share their knowledge with the rest of the product development team
  • Isn't afraid to ask questions and use the experience of those around them
  • Has a sense of ownership and responsibility for the work you and your team deliver
  • Has commercial experience of writing Android applications with Kotlin and Java

If you think you would be a good fit for this role, please apply here. We look forward to hearing from you!

We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, marriage and civil partnerships, pregnancy or maternity or age

06/12/2020 16:47:05
Contact Consultant:
Eliza-Grace Eaton

Submitting application, please wait..