Senior Android Engineer

  • HP|konnect
  • Sofia, Bulgaria
  • 01/05/2019
Permanent Mobile Dev Senior

Job Description

The Opportunity

 

HPKonnect are delighted to be working with one of the UK’s most talked about mobile first Fintechs who have development teams based in both London and Sofia.   We are helping them in their search for a Sofia based Senior Android Dev.    Having grown phenomenally over the last 12 months, and having just secured Series B funding, they are now looking to scale up quickly with top notch talent.   You will be working with a bunch of passionate like minded developers who believe 110% in the product and thoroughly ‘get’ the nature of successful fast paced Start ups.    

 

You will have an unparalleled exposure to many areas of the business – improve and impact how it works. Part of your role will be spent on writing high-quality, highly testable code and contributing to the Android technical architecture and vision as the product grows and expands. Mentoring less experienced engineers will also be an important part of your role as the team grows. You’ll work daily on implementing and maintaining good technical practices and development methods.

 

 

 

 

The Company

 

This fabulous Fintech is providing a mobile-first platform, providing modern business banking services to small-business owners, saving them time so they can get back to doing what they love. 

 

 

#KultureKode

 

You will be working from fully fledged tech offices based in Sofia working with some of the best talent out there, collaborating with the London team to drive this product to the very top of its game and disturbing the world of fintech as we know it.   These guys are going straight to the top and this your opportunity to come along for what promises to be an exciting and spectacular ride!

 

You will work in a pair-programming, multi-threaded, TDD and agile environment. You’ll contribute to designing and ensure the feasibility of proposed solutions and collaborate daily with the UI automation team to help them increase the UI test coverage and reduce the reliance on manual testing.

This role doesn’t offer sponsorship so you will be an EU National and either already be based here or willing to relocate.

 

 

The Role

 

As Senior Android Engineer  you will:

  • Design and develop code for their ever growing successful app
  • Work in a pair-programming environment
  • Participate in peer design and code reviews
  • Contribute to the design and feasibility of potential solutions
  • Be heavily involved in UI testing, increasing the amount of UI test coverage across the product
  • Be working in an Agile environment
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills –including the demonstrable future leadership skills

 

Tech Stack

 

  • Degree or above (or equivalent) qualification in Computer Science or a related subject
  • At least 4 years’ commercial Android development experience
  • Excellent working knowledge of Java (and preferably Kotlin too!)
  • Experience of working within a fast paced Start up environment would be great!
  • Ability to work within a pair-programming TDD environment would be advantageous
  • Previous experience of working with Unit testing and UI testing

 

 

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Job Tags

Agile, TDD, Android