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Software Engineer (Android)

Cape Town

Ref: FC04007D

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Software Engineer (Android)

[Cape Town] - Permanent

Ref: FC04007D

Our client URGENTLY requires the services of a Software Engineer to:

  • Help shape the mobile eCommerce landscape in South Africa and work on apps that are consistently in the top 5 of their respective category in the app store, with thousands of active daily users.

  • Help design, develop and refine new features.

  • Locate and resolve bugs and crashes.

  • Brainstorm new ideas and concepts.

  • Work with teammates on design, code reviews, and estimation.

  • Be accountable.

  • Creative.

  • Solution-based.

  • Flexible.

  • Take pride in work.

The ideal candidate should have:

  • 3 year computer science degree (or equivalent).

  • At least 2 years of professional experience in native Android (preferably using Android Studio).

  • Strong Computer Science and programming fundamentals.

  • Full understanding of the Android application and activity lifecycles.

  • Experience with Fragments.

  • Appreciation of Android-specific asynchronous processing techniques.

  • Knowledge of strategies to handle issues related to platform fragmentation, differing screen sizes and multiple OS versions.

  • Experience working with unit test frameworks (Easymock, Mockito, Roboelectric, etc).

  • Experience with network requests to RESTful APIs using best practice and well known libraries (volley, restkit, etc).

  • Knowledge and Appreciation of Android user experience design patterns.

  • Experience developing eCommerce apps for retail.

  • Experience working with software development tools including Git, Jira and Confluence.

  • Experience with writing UI Automation scripts using Appium.

  • Any iOS native development experience.

COMMENCEMENT: Immediately.

    Position:  

    • Permanent.

    • Please send your comprehensive resume, 2 recent payslips and supporting documentation.

    • Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

    N.B: If you have not received a response from us within 14 days please consider your application for this role as not successful.

    • Full Circle offers a R2000-00 finder\'s fee for any candidates referred and successfully placed in a permanent role. A R1000-00 finder\'s fee for any candidates referred and successfully placed in a contract role with a duration of three months or more

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