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Android Developer

Location

Kolkata/Remote

Job Type

Full Time

Experience

3+ Years

Job description

We are looking for an Android developer responsible for the development and maintenance of applications aimed at a vast number of diverse Android devices. Your primary focus will be the development of Android applications and their integration with back-end services for international clients. You will be working along-side other engineers and developers working on different layers of the infrastructure. Therefore, a commitment to collaborative problem solving, sophisticated design, and creating quality products is essential.

Job responsibilities

  • Design and build applications for the Android platform from grounds up
  • Updating and/or enhancing existing Android apps to include new features
  • Ensure the performance, quality, and responsiveness of applications
  • Collaborate with a team to define, design, and ship new features
  • Identify and correct bottlenecks and fix bugs
  • Help maintain code quality, organization, and automation
  • Deploying fully functional apps on Google Play Store

Required skills

  • Strong knowledge of Android SDK, different versions of Android, and how to deal with different screen sizes
  • Proficiency in the languages, tools, and frameworks core to Android development, including Android Studio, Java, Kotlin, SQLite, Push Notification etc.
  • Familiarity with RESTful APIs to connect Android applications to back-end services
  • Strong knowledge of Android UI design principles, patterns, and best practices
  • Experience with offline storage, threading, and performance tuning
  • Ability to design applications around natural user interfaces, such as “touch”
  • Familiarity with the use of additional sensors, such as gyroscopes and accelerometers
  • Knowledge of the open-source Android ecosystem and the libraries available for common tasks
  • Ability to understand business requirements and translate them into technical requirements
  • Familiarity with cloud message APIs and push notifications
  • A knack for benchmarking and optimization
  • Understanding of Google’s Android design principles and interface guidelines
  • Proficient understanding of code versioning tools, such as GIT
  • Familiarity with continuous integration
  • Basic knowledge of material design concepts

Interpersonal skills

  • Needs to be a team player
  • Disciplined and self-motivated
  • Needs to have problem-solving and decision-making skills
  • Excellent communication skills. Ideally in English but not mandatory
  • Good to have previous experience of direct client interaction for project brief and updates

Perks & benefits:

  • Five days work week
  • Statutory benefits like PF & ESI
  • Excellent career growth opportunities
  • Work from home options or fully remote work
  • Flexible working hours
  • Maternity and Paternity leaves
  • Opportunity to visit and work on client sites
  • Continuous learning opportunities

About designs.codes

Address: C211, Survey Park, Santoshpur, Kolkata 700075

Email: hr@designs.codes

Phone: +91 916-355-9136

We’re a fast-growing full-service digital agency serving international clients which include SME to large enterprise businesses. Our diverse range of clients include Fortune 500 companies in the Middle East as well as agile Startups in the US and UK.

We actively seek and hire the best talents, empower them to be decisive, proactive, and give them a free hand. We continuously strive to create a workplace environment that motivates people to come to work every morning with a smile on the face and a positive mindset.

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