A young, dynamic, leading Online Retailer in Cape Town is looking for a Software Engineer (Android) to join their team.
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
REQUIREMENTS : Essential
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
While we would really like to respond to every application, should you not be contacted for this position within 10 working days please consider your application unsuccessful.