Our client is looking for an Android Engineer to help shape the future of mobility together. As Android Engineer, you’ll be responsible for delivering world-class mobile applications to transit agencies and users throughout the world. The ideal candidate believes development is a team activity and enjoys it being that way. They thrive in a fast-paced environment and are willing to fill any role to help their team be successful. This is a remote position.
Android Engineer Responsibilities
Working collaboratively in an agile cross-functional team.
Contributing to the design and development of new products and services.
Supporting existing products and services that people are using everyday.
Applying development best practices to your work.
Keeping the code base up to date on the latest best practices and available functionality in new OS releases.
Crafting clean code supported by automated tests.
Leaving the code base in a better state than you found it.
Reviewing user interface designs and providing feedback.
Mentoring other Android developers to increase knowledge and productivity.
Working with product and sales teams to define and understand requirements.
Estimating level of effort and story points to support planning.
Collaborating on architecture and technical solution design.
Utilizing your technical expertise to help solve problems and propose solutions.
Writing automated unit, integration and e2e tests with your features.
Performing manual testing when needed and identifying how to automate it moving forward.
Other duties as required by the company.
Android Engineer Qualifications
3+ years of software development experience.
2+ years of Android development experience.
Experience with Kotlin, Java, and the Android SDK.
Experience working with RESTful web services and JSON.
Complete understanding of the mobile development life cycle.
Expert knowledge of the mobile landscape, architectures, trends, and emerging technologies.
Preferred Qualifications and Skills:
BS in Computer Science, Engineering or a related subject.
Experience with RxJava.
Experience with GraphQL.
Experience with Fastlane.
Familiarity with the Espresso and Cucumber testing frameworks.
Familiarity with Jenkins.
Strong interpersonal communication skills.
Ability to work collaboratively and effectively in a team environment.
Ability to be productive with a multiple languages, frameworks and paradigms.
Willingness and capacity to learn new frameworks and languages quickly.
Positive attitude and a willingness to step into mature code base.
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