We are looking for a dynamic and innovative Senior Android Developer with experience to join our fast-growing team. You will have the opportunity to work on a number of exciting new projects, for an international market. We are a forward-thinking organisation with enormous passion and drive for creating and delivering beautiful apps.

Our HQ is in Nottingham, you will work alongside our existing talent to create new apps to complement our existing products. You will be a part of a collaborative group of developers who are adept and skilled at solving complex digital problems. You will work closely with our in-house designers, project managers and testing team as a whole. You will ensure the design, build and delivery to delight our customers.

Main Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Deliver highly functional, user-friendly, performant applications
  • Contribute to the development of the architecture for applications
  • Maintain and improve coding standards, contributing to our ‘Cast Iron Rules’
  • Participate in peer reviews
  • Contribute to the writing of functional requirement documents and guides
  • Write clean code and participate in the entire application lifecycle, working on coding and debugging
  • Support troubleshooting and debug applications, working with the testing team to optimise application performance
  • Work with the designers to realise and deliver the customers vision
  • Build reusable code and libraries, ensuring thorough application documentation for future use

A successful candidate will have:

  • 3+ years history of experience developing Android applications
  • Expert level proficiency in the Android SDK
  • Experience with JSON and RESTful APIs
  • Worked on some larger Android project (in B2B or B2C)
  • Ability to build fully responsive customised UI and performing background tasks
  • Experience of storing data offline e.g SQLLite, FirebaseDatabase, Realm, Shared preferences
  • Familiarity with using Google Developer Console and Play Store distribution
  • Use of a crash reporting solution e.g Fabric io Crashlytics
  • Ability to work as a team player in a cross-functional environment

Some ‘Would be nice’s’:

  • Cross-platform experience
  • Experience of other languages i.e. Swift and ObjectiveC
  • Experience of writing background synchronisation
  • Have successfully launched a project from scratch

About Conker Group:

Conker Group is a relatively young but fast-expanding tech company, based in Nottingham city centre. You’ll find us at conkergroup.com. We’re ambitious, innovative and creative, and we strive to make our employees and customers happy! At the present time, we have over 50 Apps in daily use across 18 countries, including South Africa, Finland and Russia. With one of our most ambitious projects to date set to take off imminently, your dedication and contribution could make a big impact. If you like the sound of this, and you have the required skills/experience, please apply now.

Benefits:

  • Gym/Fitness allowance
  • Holidays - plus, you don’t work on your birthday :)
  • Life Assurance
  • Pension Scheme
  • Income Replacement Scheme
  • Parental Benefits
  • Annual Sight Tests

Salary:

Tell us what you are worth. We offer top-end salaries for the right skills and attitude. And of course biscuits, biscuits, and more biscuits.

Ts & Cs:

Non-smokers only; if you prefer cake or cocktails it’s an added bonus :-)

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