Simplestream Limited

Role

We are looking for an experienced Android developer to join our mobile applications development team. You will be working closely with other mobile developers building some of the best new apps in the video and content space. You should have experience working in Eclipse (or equivalent IDE) and have built functional applications for Android across both Google and Amazon.

Your Challenges

  • Quickly get up to speed with our existing codebase(s)
  • As part of the team build some exciting new apps, developing new features and components from detailed specifications
  • Help in the maintenance of our existing portfolio of apps
  • Get involved in the Architecture, design and development of the mobile team
  • Your Core Skills
  • Excellent communication skills (you will be able to express technical concepts clearly and be eager to contribute to highly-energised discussions)
  • Enthusiasm, you have a desire to learn and work to improve your skills all while helping to put together some really cool projects
  • Good written skills, you will be expected to write full documentation
  • A great sense of humour

Your Technical Skills/Knowledge

  • Strong grasp of programming fundamentals (experience in other object orientated languages is a bonus)
  • Working knowledge of Java / C
  • Good familiarity with the Eclipse IDE & ADT
  • Good familiarity with Android applications (Application lifecycle, fragments, adapter views, support libraries)
  • Understanding of object oriented programming and Model View Controller methodologies
  • Knowledge of XML / JSON / RESTful APIs (experience with GSON useful)
  • Git / Source control (bonus)
  • Photoshop / Illustrator (bonus)
  • Have built across Amazon, Google, Android TV platforms and Stick Devices

Required Experience

  • 3 years demonstrable development experience
  • Released a number of applications
  • Experience in a media related field (bonus)

To apply for this job email your details to careers@simplestream.com