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Android Developer

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    £30000 - £45000 per annum

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    Eve Fraser

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    20 days ago

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Android Developer (Edinburgh)

Head resourcing are looking for an Android Developer to join an exciting Start up client in Edinburgh city centre.

Our impressive, financially backed start up client are building and implementing a low latency, high availability solution that can be used by a cross section of business partners across the world from their Edinburgh base.

With this product already implemented in a successful, Global and multi $ billion company and with other opportunities in the pipeline, they are in a phase of growth to support the already incredible work undertaken by a small team in Central Edinburgh. This client does not believe in taking short cuts which will provide headaches in the future and so they have been carefully putting together a system that is sure to gain technical acclaim.

With a modern team, modern stack and high availability, a strong individual with capability to take ownership of their work is essential.

Essential Skills

*Degree level qualified in a computer science / software development discipline
*Extensive experience developing native mobile Apps
*A solid understanding of Mobile Application design principles
*Extensive experience creating native Android apps using Java and Kotlin
*In-depth knowledge of Android SDK and other Android development tools
*Strong background in unit testing and UI testing for Android
*Exposure to Payment systems and or FinTech projects would be good experience to have to make immediate impact.
*Ability to write secure, clean, maintainable, and reusable code
*In-depth knowledge and application of agile principles and practices.
*Passionate about agile software delivery and associated practices.
*Collaborates and communicates well, builds great working relationships, influences others, challenges effectively and responds well to challenge from others, shares information and ideas with others, has good listening skills.
*Has a strong work ethic and is able to deal with sometimes conflicting priorities.
*Curious and continuous learner - investigates, interprets and grasps new concepts.
*Self-motivated and can use own initiative to recommend innovative solutions.
*Pays attention to detail, finds root cause and takes a rigorous approach to problem solving.