Senior Android Engineer - To Lead Architectural Design & Development - Kotlin/Java

Job Summary

Lead the architectural design & development of our Android app. Provide subject matter expertise and technical leadership; lead the team in complex development tasks / projects to successful completion. Project = Video UGC, Social, Crypto, NFTs = very unique opportunity.

  • Minimum Qualification: Bachelor
  • Experience Level: Management level
  • Experience Length: 5 years

Job Description/Requirements

Job Description

We are looking for a Senior Android Engineer responsible for the development and maintenance of our video-centric Android app. You will work to create an awesome & engaging app experience for our users by working on features such as content visualization and social interaction.


Responsibilities:.

  • Your primary focus will be the development of the app and its integration with back-end services.
  • You will lead the Android team working on this app and along-side other engineers and developers, work on different layers of the infrastructure. Therefore, commitment to collaborative problem solving, sophisticated design, and creating quality and scalable products is essential.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to define, design, and ship new features.
  • Work with outside data sources and APIs.
  • Unit-test code for robustness, including edge cases, usability, and general reliability.
  • Work on bug fixing and improving application performance.
  • Continuously discover, evaluate, and implement new technologies to maximize development efficiency.
  • Translate designs and wireframes into high quality code.
  • Design, build, and maintain high performance, reusable, and reliable 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.

Job Requirements

Skills:

  • Proficient in Kotlin/Java with at least 3+ years of professional experience with Kotlin.
  • Experience with standard android frameworks, core & third party libraries including CameraX, Dagger/Hilt, Coroutines, Jetpack, Databinding & Retrofit
  • Familiarity with RESTful APIs to connect Android applications to back-end services.
  • Strong knowledge of Material design principles, patterns, and best practices.
  • Experience and knowledge of Android MVVM and MVP architecture patterns.
  • Experience with offline storage, threading, and performance tuning.
  • Familiarity and experience creating/improving features around working with the camera.
  • Familiarity with cloud messaging APIs and push notifications.
  • Proficient understanding of GIT version control.
  • Familiarity with continuous integration.
  • Ability to understand business requirements and translate them into technical requirements.
  • A knack for benchmarking and optimization.
  • Up to date with key trends & technologies in the mobile space.

Requirements:

  • 5+ years of mobile application development experience.
  • Solid understanding of the full mobile development life cycle.
  • Proven software development experience and native Android skills development.
  • Proven working experience in Android app development.
  • Have published at least one original Android app.
  • Examples of your work (e.g Portfolio, github or private projects)

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