You will own and drive technical projects from specification through to delivery and beyond including product enhancement and optimization. You will be working in an innovative and fast-paced, Agile environment. You will be responsible for various high profile projects crucial to the company's success, using cutting-edge open-source technologies, building high-performance systems. This is a hands-on role where you will be expected to analyze specifications, design implementations and write code and test cases. You consider yourself a perfectionist working at the top of your game and are self-motivated and directed.
Responsibilities/ Job Role:
Your first project will be for the technical design, development, debugging, monitoring and maintenance of our geosocial Android photo chat app.
Self-motivated and ability to achieve deadlines and work independently
You’ll love to write clean, reusable code and have a passion for social mobile development inside and outside of the office.
Solid communication skills and team-working capability.
Positive and logical approach together with willingness to learn.
Attention to detail and a passion for quality
Enthusiastic and fun to work with.
A desire to establish a new social mobile brand.
Extensive Android Development experience
An impressive portfolio of live apps in Google Play
Advanced Android SDK / java, Samsung S3 and Facebook SDK.
Experienced with the latest Android SDKs from Google; developing for the Samsung Galaxy S3/S4; integrating with Facebook via the Facebook SDK for Android.
Familiarity with the Android SDK, and especially with:
Google Cloud Messaging
Google Play Services
Experience developing XMPP-based services.
Understanding & ability to leverage latest (ICS) Android features.
Experience developing and familiarity with design patterns for highly-performant and resilient apps that operate over a network and that store, retrieve and update data via RESTful web services (we are deploying on a Heroku environment).
Adherence to industry best practice regarding progressive image loading, caching strategies, etc.
Consumer facing, mass market, networked, high-volume/performance applications.
Enthusiastic about AGILE/Scrum