Senior Android Developer

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Job title: Senior Android Developer

Company: GCS Recruitment Specialists

Job description: Senior Android Developer

Company: Industry leading Gaming Company (Global)

Location: City of London (The position is currently fully remote, with minimal need for travel in the future)

Team Overview:

This role would join the growing global based team where the successful candidate will enjoy working in a dynamic, fast-paced and exciting environment using the latest technologies. You will be comfortable working within an agile and creative development environment on a wide variety of exciting products and features, reacting to constantly evolving and rapidly expanding market.

Job Purpose:

We are looking for an experienced Senior Android Developer to expand our Android development team and help us build the next generation of our mobile applications.

The ideal candidate will have several years of experience and knowledge acquired preferably within the gaming industry(not essential). Being able to provide links to published mobile apps would be a significant advantage.

We have a team of graphic designers, therefore advanced design skills are not essential. However, applicants should have an eye for detail and be proficient at handling graphical assets.

The developer will need to be able to operate across a number of different projects / engagements at the same time and thrive in ambiguity – and be adaptable to the needs as they evolve.

The successful candidate will be an enthusiastic, motivated and confident developer who will work directly with key stakeholders and closely with cross functional development teams to deliver world-class mobile apps, meeting the highest standards of technical certification that the industry requires.

Description of Job Responsibilities:

  • Development and delivery of Android mobile apps
  • This is pure mobile apps dev role
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to define, design, and ship new features.
  • Unit-test code for robustness, usability, and general reliability
  • Ensure all apps meet technical standards set by our industry
  • Other duties as assigned

Requirements:

The ideal candidate must be enthusiastic about their job. They must also have the following qualities:

  • Excellent Native Mobile Development in Android (Kotlin)
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Experience in releasing mobile apps on the Google Play Store
  • Understanding of Native Hybrid Apps & communication between web and app
  • Source Control Management (BitBucket, Mercurial)
  • Experience on 3rd Party SDKs integration
  • Exposure to some commercial aspects e.g. estimations

Preferable (but not essential)

  • Previous experience with Adobe Air, Starling + FeathersUI
  • Previous experience in Gaming area is a plus
  • Previous experience of AppsFlyer, Pushwoosh and Firebase
  • Have at least one app published and available in the store
  • iOS development tools exposure and App Store release process knowledge

Travel Requirements:

This role may require a small amount of travel, including but not limited to picking up supplies, support visitors, and working with vendors. Travel reimbursement will be available.

Benefits: Competitive salary, Remote working, Pensions, Health Insurance, discretionary bonus etc.

Interview process: Very streamlined. 3 Stage process, both done via remote video call.

Stat date: ASAP

If you would like to know more about the opportunity please send over your CV to and we can set up an informal and confidential call.

GCS Computer Recruitment Services is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

Reference: JS- Android_1615976540

Expected salary: £60000 – 100000 per year

Location: London

Job date: Fri, 26 Mar 2021 03:23:39 GMT

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