Android Developer

Confidential Company - Maadi, Cairo

98
Applicants for
2 open positions
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Rejected
Experience Needed:
More than 1 year
Career Level:
Experienced (Non-Manager)
Job Type:
Full Time
Salary:
Negotiable
Education Level:
Bachelor's Degree at least
Languages:
Arabic, English
Vacancies:
2 open positions
About the Job
  • Maintain good standard of coding and adhere to the same conventions as the rest of the team.
  • Leave code better than you found it (and fully commented).
  • Test your code, be it client or server-side.
  • Ability to perform effectively to tight deadlines, work well both independently and as part of a team.
  • A proactive attitude to problem solving and an understanding of the role of development in a creative environment.
  • Be willing to work in a research capacity – to find and test and critically review open-source frameworks and technologies.
  • Contribute to the high-performance of the agile-development lifecycle by working with team members to author high-quality code according to assigned priorities. 
  • Participate in regular design and code reviews with development team members to confirm use of best practices.
Job Requirements
  • Have a strong belief in Open Source technologies.
  • Willingness to get challenging technology limitation tasks.
  • Open, honest and direct, is comfortable in giving and receiving constructive feedback

Skills/Qualifications:

  • 1+ years of experience building high-traffic and large scale Android apps.
  • Educational or work knowledge of C/C++.
  • Committed to producing code that follows the best practice’s of the industry.
  • Solid understanding of Object-Oriented concepts.

Proficiency in the following skills and technologies is mandatory:

  • Android SDK Java, JSON, XML, SOAP, REST, C, C++
  • HTML5, JavaScript, jQuery, Ajax and PHP.
  • APIs and Web services integration (REST, JSON) in a mobile environment.
  • Knowledge with GCM API.
  • Knowledge with Server-side technologies such as PHP, Python, Java

Desired but not mandatory.

  • Ability to learn iOS and xCode and buildup knowledge.
  • Strong Knowledge of OO programming, design patterns, relational data modeling and version control tools.
  • Ability to develop code for optimal maintainability, extensibility and re-usability.
  • Experience in common third-party APIs (Google, Facebook, eBay ,etc..) , and XML/JSON based Restful APIs.
  • Experience at mobile databases and big data optimization.
  • Carry out peer code reviews and quality assurance tasks on developed product.
  • Understanding of web service technologies and APIs (REST, JSON, XML) and integrating with external systems.
  • Working experience with versioning control (GIT).
  • Good English language command.
  • Good communication skills, soft skills and sending formal messages.