Android Developer

The Portal - Maadi, Cairo

Applicants for
1 open position
Experience Needed:
2 to 3 years
Career Level:
Experienced (Non-Manager)
Job Type:
Full Time
1 open position
About the Job
  • We’re looking for an Android developer who is passionate about creating native applications for Android, able to work alongside different teams and quickly adaptable to new challenges.

Job Duties/ Responsibilities:

  • Design, build and maintain Android applications, providing ongoing support throughout the product life-cycle.
  • Produce cutting-edge Android application prototyping and development.
  • Create and update technical specifications for existing and new applications.
  • Work with cross functional teams including designers,backend developers, product owners, quality control team,and other mobile developers to build app according to requirements and drive successful launches of Android versions.
  • Design/document, implement and validate usages developed on Android platform.
  • Push the boundaries of what is possible applying creative solutions to hard, mobile-centric problems like synchronization, asynchronous APIs, and leveraging offline device capabilities.
  • Help to resolve complex technical issues within and outside the team.
  • Bug fixing and improving application performance.
  • Unit-test code for robustness, including edge cases.
Job Requirements
  • Bachelor of Computer Science/ Software Engineering program.
  • Proficiency in Java programming language and its standard library.
  • Knowledge and demonstrable work on the different Android platform versions and differences between them.
  • Ability to write and maintain high quality code.
  • Experience working with remote data via REST and JSON
  • Experience of using Android Studio and the Gradle build system.
  • Experience of Android platform primary building blocks and their lifecycle (Activity, Service, View, Broadcast Receiver)
  • Experience using Fragments and handling configuration changes.
  • Experience handling FCM push notifications.
  • Experience with third party libraries and APIs
  • Experience of building multi-device user experience applications.
  • Familiarity with Material Design.
  • Experience publishing applications through Google Play.
  • Experience using Git is a plus.
  • Familiarity with writing unit tests and automated testing tools is a big plus.

Required skills:

  • Strong communication skills, strong analytical and problem solving skills, an eye for detail, ability to work in a fast-paced, collaborative environment, highly motivated, team worker, strong initiative and enthusiasm, challenging, very comfortable learning new technologies, tools and platforms.
About this Company

The Portal is a Global Marketing Consultant and Software Development Agency located in New York, Dubai, Munich and Cairo with a core focus on creative, content, technology & e-commerce.
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