Senior Android Developer - Worcester - GBP45,000 Benefits

Oscar Technology
43000.00 GBP Annual
13 Mar 2018
27 Mar 2018
Contract Type

Android Application Developer - Worcester - GBP45,000 + Additional benefits package

The Role

An enthusiastic and experienced Android Application Developer is required for a market leading software house in Worcester creating applications that are not only business critical, but critical to peoples lives. As the Android Application Developer you will execute full life-cycle application development including requirements capture, specification, implementation, testing, deployment, support and upgrades whilst working in waterfall and agile environments.

Within your role as Android Application Developer you will be expected to produce well-designed, testable and efficient code as well as integrate software components into fully functional software systems. Within this role you will be considered a subject matter expert and therefore encouraged to share ideas and shape the direction of Android projects and help create, work with, and report on project plans.

Required Skills

  • Demonstrable application focused Android development experience
  • Familiarity with Android Studio, Android Software Development Kit and Java
  • Automated unit testing (Junit)
  • Good understanding of Android framework, components and lifecycle
  • Good understanding of design patterns and Object Orientated Programming
  • Confidence with software version control systems (Subversion and Git)

Desirable Skills

  • A strong academic record including good A levels and a Bachelor's degree (or equivalent) in a scientific or engineering related subject, ideally Software Engineering, Computing, Computer Science, Mathematics, Physics or similar.
  • A working knowledge of MS Office applications
  • Experience in working with traditional Waterfall development, Agile development and Disciplined Agile Development (DAD) methodologies
  • Experience of automated software testing, structured work practices and a practical understanding of quality software development processes
  • Experience in planning and estimating software development effort
  • Be able to focus on issues from a customer point of view

The Company

A market leading software house in Worcester, creating critical Android Applications for the public sector that not only improve productivity and performance but also make a difference in peoples lives.

This is an opportunity to not only develop applications that save peoples lives, but to research and use cutting edge technology to create market leading and impressive applications.

Android Application Developer - Worcester - GBP45,000 + Additional benefits package

Oscar Technology Limited is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.