ANDROID DEVELOPER

About the Role

  • Translate designs and wireframes into high quality code
  • Design, build, and maintain high performance, reusable, and reliable Java 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
  • Carry out assigned tasks as requested and remain focused on the job without losing track of the progress.
  • Document activities and report on the progress.
  • Deliver within assigned time limits and according to company’s standards
  • Ensure delivery of high quality (defect-free) work that accurately meets specifications. Ensure consistency and attention to detail.
  • Take charge of responsibilities and make the necessary decisions within the limits assigned.
  • Find new and innovative solutions, workable ideas and concepts, open-minded and resourceful and able to come up with solutions and initiate activities to resolve problems
  • Plan and design software products.
  • Identify problems and translate them into practical solutions.
  • Debug, test and troubleshoot system hardware and software, both locally and remotely.

About You

  • Bachelor’s degrees in relevant field
  • Minimum of 3-year professional android development experience
  • Strong knowledge of Android SDK, different versions of Android, and how to deal with different screen sizes
  • Familiarity with RESTful APIs to connect Android applications to back-end services
  • Strong knowledge of Android UI design principles, patterns, and best practices
  • Experience with offline storage, threading, and performance tuning
  • Ability to design applications around natural user interfaces, such as “touch”
  • Familiarity with the use of additional sensors, such as gyroscopes and accelerometers
  • Knowledge of the open-source Android ecosystem and the libraries available for common tasks
  • Ability to understand business requirements and translate them into technical requirements
  • Familiarity with cloud message APIs and push notifications
  • A knack for bench-marking and optimization
  • Understanding of Google’s Android design principles and interface guidelines
  • Proficient understanding of code versioning tools, such as Git
    Familiarity with continuous integration
esoko
esoko.com
Nairobi, KE