Android Developer

  • Flybits
  • Toronto, ON, Canada
  • Jan 15, 2018
Full time Developer

Job Description

The Position:
  • As a dedicated Android Developer, you will be working on our client facing engineering team to build new and exciting applications – from the planning and architecture phases, to implementation and testing. Working closely with our product and design teams, you will be required to break down large scale feature sets into smaller, fast-paced deliverables, building fast, optimized, and user-friendly Android applications. You will have the opportunity to expand your development skillset, learn new development approaches, stay ahead of the latest technologies, and participate in in building SDKs and frameworks to help other developers.
  • Build native applications using the Flybits SDKs for various verticals including banking, retail, travel and tourism, etc.
  • Help in building new and exciting features within our SDKs
  • Create a full range of unit/automated tests to ensure your applications, as well as SDK functions are reliable, quick, and optimized
  • Learn about and introduce new technologies/frameworks that help make development easier
  Must Haves:
  • 4+ years of experience in Android Development
  • 2+ mobile applications released within Google Play
  • Advance knowledge of Android Studio and Gradle, with expert knowledge on features such as build variants, versioning, etc.
  • Advanced knowledge of designing and implementing the object-oriented paradigm within Java-based applications
  • Advanced knowledge of Android API Level 14+
  • Advance knowledge of implementing caching techniques with the Android OS
  • Knowledge in creating both instrumentation and unit tests using Espresso, Mockito, Robolectric, etc.
  • Knowledge of Firebase, in particular its push notifications, crash logs, and analytics
  • Excellent communication and documentation skills
  • Experience with JIRA, Google Play, and analytics platforms such as Google Analytics, Flurry, MixPanel, etc.
  • Some knowledge in building native applications with tablet support
  • Knowledge in Git workflows and agile development
  • B.Sc. in Computer Science or equivalent degree